Today, the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA), the trade association for America’s largest and most innovative brands, announced Autumn Moore as director of regulatory affairs and compliance.
As part of RILA’s legal and compliance team, Moore will be responsible for leading and facilitating activities for RILA’s Consumer Product Committee, comprised of retail regulatory compliance and QA executives as well as in-house counsel. Moore will also work with the Consumer Product Safety Commission, Federal Trade Commission, Department of Energy, and the Environmental Protection Agency, on topline consumer product-related issues impacting the retail industry.
“We are thrilled to welcome Autumn to our team,” said RILA senior vice president & deputy general counsel, Kathleen McGuigan. “Her background and deep knowledge of consumer product safety and compliance makes her the perfect candidate to help our members face critical issues and navigate the current regulatory climate.”
Moore comes to RILA by The Toy Association where she held the position of Manager of Standards and Regulatory Affairs. She worked on product safety issues, standards development, internet connected toy issues and chemical regulations
Before joining The Toy Association, Moore worked from 2008-2012 in the Office of Commissioner Nancy Nord at the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission during implementation of the groundbreaking consumer law, the “Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act” (CPSIA) of 2008. Moore also worked for the late Senator Pete V. Domenici. She graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Eastern New Mexico University in 2006.
RILA is the trade association of the world’s largest and most innovative retail companies. RILA members include more than 200 retailers, product manufacturers, and service suppliers, which together account for more than $1.5 trillion in annual sales, millions of American jobs and more than 100,000 stores, manufacturing facilities and distribution centers domestically and abroad.