President and Chief Executive Officer
Denny McGuirk is President and CEO of SEMI. He has more than 20 years of executive experience in association leadership, including marketing, membership, events, advocacy, strategic alliances, and joint business development.
Prior to SEMI, McGuirk served 12 years as President and CEO of IPC, an international trade association for printed circuit boards and electronic manufacturing services. From 1996 to 2000, he was Executive Director of the National Fluid Power Association, and from 1993 to 1996, held various positions with the National Rifle Association of America, including Executive Director of the NRA Foundation. Prior to his career in association management, he served in the United States Air Force for 24 years, attaining the rank of Colonel.
McGuirk holds a BS from the U.S. Air Force Academy and an MPA from the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs.