RALPH S. BLACKMAN President and CEO Ralph S. Blackman is the President and CEO of the Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility. Responsibility.org was founded in 1991 and has received more than $250 million dollars from the nation’s leading distillers to fight drunk driving and underage drinking and promote responsible decisions concerning beverage alcohol. Mr. Blackman began his tenure with Responsibility.org in 1996 as Vice President for Public Affairs. Mr. Blackman served two presidents before joining Responsibility.org. He was appointed Associate Director of the White House Conference on Small Business by President Ronald Reagan in 1986 and Assistant Administrator for Private Enterprise at the U.S. Agency for International Development by President George H.W. Bush in 1992.