The board of directors at the Contract Packaging Association, Naperville, Ill., has named Nikki Johnson as member communications director.

Johnson will be involved in member research and communications, utilizing traditional and social media, along with other forms of communication. Johnson’s responsibilities include contacting members directly, collecting feedback about the association, and analyzing the results. The feedback from members and Johnson’s assessment will help improve the company’s membership engagement and program planning, according to a news release.

Johnson is a former Contract Packaging Association member and has more than 20 years of experience in the packaging industry, including sales, marketing and business development roles.