FCICA, the flooring contractors association, has elected three new board of directors for the 2016-2019 term of office. A new Vice Chairman of Associates was also elected to the Executive Board. James Bissler from Texan Floor Service and Pat Kelly from Synergy Flooring, Ltd. were elected to represent the contractor members and Larry Chandler of William M. Bird Company was elected to represent the Associate members. Elected as the new Vice Chairman of Associates is Don Styka of Tarkett.
The FCICA Board of Directors serve a three year rotational term and are elected at FCICA’s annual convention by members in good standing. The Vice Chairman of Associates is elected by the Associate members and serves a two-year term. Continuing to serve with the newly elected board of directors are J.R. Allred of Dalton Carpet One, Chris Burke of BFC, Ltd. and Bill Richards of Spectra/Shaw Commercial Division continuing terms expiring in 2017 and Graham Capobianco of ROPPE Holding Company, Daniel Ortiz-Bacon of Allstate Floors and Construction, and Seth Pevarnik of ARDEX Americas continuing terms expiring in 2018.
Don Styka as the Vice Chairman of Associates will join the rest of the Executive Board which were voted by the Board of Directors to remain in place and include: Chairman, Mike Newberry of Inside Edge Commercial Interior Services, Vice Chairman, Bruce Reeve of Flooring Services, Inc., Secretary/Treasurer Mike Roberts of Bonitz Flooring Group, and Immediate Past Chairman Gerry Swift of Commercial Finish Services, Inc. Continuing as Executive Vice President of FCICA is Kimberly E. Oderkirk, West Bloomfield, MI. Officers are elected yearly by the Board of Directors and the Executive Vice President is hired by the association to manage the daily activities.
FCICA, headquartered in West Bloomfield, MI, is an international association organized to provide a unique network for problem solving, education and support, to enhance our members’ businesses and the flooring industry. Its vision is to be recognized by the floor covering design and construction industries as the commercial flooring contractors’ organization, providing the highest level of installation expertise, solutions, and opportunities to network with industry experts. FCICA currently has members in 36 states, plus Burma, Guam and Canada.
For more information about FCICA: visit www.fcica.com, or call 248-661-5015, toll free (877) TO-FCICA.