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RIA release 5.10

May 10, 2013

RIA Announces 2013 Officers and Board

ROCKVILLE, MD — The Restoration Industry Association (RIA) introduced its executive committee and board of directors at the 68th Annual Leadership Summit and Industry Expo in Las Vegas, Nev.

Serving on the executive committee are:

President
Samuel J. Bergman, CR
Rolyn Companies, Inc.
Rockville, MD

1st Vice President
Scott Stamper, CR
First Restoration DKI - NC
Regency DKI FL, NC & MI

Vice President
Chuck Violand
Violand Management Associates
North Canton, OH

Secretary
Jonathan Miko
Alacrity Services
Eugene, OR

Treasurer
Michael Goldberg, CR
RestoreCore, Inc.
Harrisburg, PA

Immediate Past President
Frank L. Headen, CR, WLS, CMH
DRS
Charlotte, NC


Serving as at-large directors are:

Michael Gallahan
Top Tier Solutions, LLC
Annapolis, MD

Scott Jones, CR
G.S. Jones
Pittsburgh, PA



Bill Loveland
Xactware
Orem, UT

Jeff Moore
American Technologies, Inc.
Phoenix, AZ


John Rybski, CR
BELFOR
Ann Arbor, MI

Dale Sharp, CR
Sharp & Robbins Construction, LLC
Bartlett, TN


Jack White
Rainbow International
Waco, TX


Representing individual professionals is:
Les Cunningham
Business Networks
Waterville, OR

Serving as Council representatives on the board are:



Canadian Council
Art Johnson, CR, WLS
Johnson Training, Inc.
Aldergrove, BC

Contents Council
Mark Springer, CR
Montana DKI
Missoula, MT


Environmental Council
Tom Peter, CIH
Insurance Restoration Specialists
Monroe Township, NJ

Restoration Council
Jaclyn Carpenter, WLS, CMP
Ideal Restoration, Inc.
San Francisco, CA


Vendor Council
Ken Rothmel
Sunbelt Rentals
Fort Mill, SC


“We are fortunate to have an outstanding leadership team prepared to position RIA for the next challenges our industry will face,” said RIA President Sam Bergman, CR. “It has been a privilege to lead the Association for the past year and I look forward to continuing to serve RIA and its members.”

For more information on RIA, please visit, www.restorationindustry.org.

The Restoration Industry Association (RIA) is the oldest and largest trade association representing the restoration and reconstruction industry with member firms worldwide. RIA serves and represents the interests of its members by promoting the highest ethical standards; providing education, professional qualification and certification opportunities; positively influencing regulations and governmental actions; and advancing the safety, image, efficiency, and competitiveness of industry members. More information is available on the RIA website: www.restorationindustry.org