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Overview | NRMCA Facilities | Staff | Board of Directors

 

NRMCA 2017-2018

Standing Committees

 

*Including committee chairmen, staff and executive committee liaison.

Updated: May 2017

 

Committees in Alphabetical Order:

 

Audit and Finance Committee

 

 

Chairman:

Staff Liaison:

 

Scott Parson

Robert Garbini

   

Executive Committee Liaison:

   

Scott Parson

 

 

Scope and Objectives:

Work with the President, supervise overall financial affairs of the Association. Recommend to the Executive Committee and Board of Directors revenue and expense budgets and revisions thereof. Responsible for long-range financial planning and planning means of producing revenue, including recommendations on needed changes in the dues structures. Supervision of the finances of the International Concrete and Aggregates Show. Primarily responsible for the relationships with other Associations with which NRMCA has an official financial affiliation. Review conformity with the Associations’ investment policies. Recommend selection of the outside auditor and annual review finances of the Association with the auditor. Primarily responsible for staff compensation and benefits. Recommend overall salary budgets to the Executive Committee and Board of Directors while maintaining reasonable and necessary confidentiality of individual salaries in keeping with the provisions of Article VII, Section 5 of the Bylaws of the Association. In general, to fulfill the responsibilities of the elected Officers of the Association as defined in Article VI, Section 1 of the Bylaws of the Association.

 

Business Administration Committee

 

 

Chairman:

Staff Liaison:

 

Joe Ferrara

Michael Olivarri

m

 

Vice Chair:

Executive Committee Liaison:

 

 

Rodney Grogan           

 

 

Scope and Objectives:

To accumulate information on new developments and techniques in the area of financial and administrative management; to provide programs for financial and administrative management personnel; to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas between financial and administrative managers; to develop and disseminate ideas and information concerning these topics; to provide information on management techniques with a view to improving the rate of return on investment; and to mange the collection of data related to the operation of the industry and industry business practices. A sub-committee will assume information technology functions.

 

Concrete Promotion Committee

 
 

Chairman:

Staff Liaison:

 

Melanie O’Regan (Building Div.)
Peter Romano (Paving Div.)

Brian Killingsworth/Lionel Lemay

m

 

Vice Chair:

Executive Committee Liaison:

 

Open

Guy Edwards (Paving)/Melanie O’Regan (Building)

 

 

Scope and Objectives:

The NRMCA Concrete Promotion Committee is charged with the responsibility of maintaining a unified, on-going, nationally directed promotion program for the ready mixed concrete industry. The primary objective of this program is to assist the industry in the promotion and extension of the use of ready mixed concrete.

 

Construction Industry Alliances Committee

 

 

Chairman:

Staff Liaison:

 

Tom Baird, IV

Nicole Maher

m

 

Vice Chair:

Executive Committee Liaison:

 

Open

Rodney Grogan

 

 

Scope and Objectives:

To provide a formal metho d of coordinating programs and activities of a common interest to NRMCA and allied state, international and construction industry organizations and to build alliances with these organizations to the greatest extent practicable.

 

Educational Activities Committee

 

 

Chairman:

Staff Liaison:

 

Johnny Young

Eileen Dickson

m

 

Vice Chair:

Executive Committee Liaison:

 

Mike Ellington

John Holliday

 

 

Scope and Objectives:

NRMCA is committed to providing quality educational programs for the employees of ready mixed concrete companies, contractors and design firms. The Educational Activities Committee is charged with general oversight of all NRMCA educational activities. The Committee is responsible for coordinating NRMCA educational program, developing information on available programs offered by allied organizations, and increasing the effectiveness of NRMCA educational activities. The committee will identify the educational needs of ready mixed producers, contractors, and designers, review existing programs for appropriateness, encourage other NRMCA committees to develop needed educational programs, coordinate the scheduling of NRMCA sponsored education programs, and market the programs to maximize participation.

 

Government Affairs Committee

 

 

Chairman:

Staff Liaison:

 

Michael LeMonds

Kerri Leininger

m

 

Vice Chair:

Executive Committee Liaison:

 

Peter Romano

John Carew

 

 

Scope and Objectives:

To assist the Association in monitoring and evaluating federal legislative and regulatory issues of concern to the industry; to help in formulating and implementing Association policy as determined by the Board of Directors; and to aid the Government Affairs staff by providing specific industry involvement and assistance with respect to statements and testimony presented before congressional committees and federal regulatory bodies.

 

Legal Activities Committee

 

 

Chairman:

Staff Liaison:

 

John Carew

Robert Garbini

m

 

Vice Chair:

Executive Committee Liaison:

 

Adam Manatt

Rodney Grogan

 

 

Scope and Objectives:

The NRMCA Legal Activities Committee is responsible for providing a vehicle, consistent with antitrust and other applicable legal requirements, to allow the discussion of legal issues and appropriate exchange of information concerning the entire ready mixed concrete industry, as well as overseeing the establishment and operation of common interest defense groups of those members wishing to participate in them.

 

Membership Promotion Committee

 

 

Chairman:

Staff Liaison:

 

Ric Suzio

Kathleen Carr-Smith

m

 

Vice Chair:

Executive Committee Liaison:

 

Open

Melanie O’Regan

 

 

Scope and Objectives:

Responsible for the planning and assisting with membership promotion and retention campaigns and the establishment of association procedures and policies that relate to membership promotion.

 

Nominating Committee

 

 

Chairman:

Staff Liaison:

 

Henry Batten

Robert Garbini

m

 

Executive Committee Liaison:

 

 

Ted Chandler

 

 

 

Scope and Objectives:

Submit nominations at opening session of Annual Convention for 16 representatives of active members for election to the Board of Directors and Nominees for the offices of Chairman of the Board, Vice Chairman, and Secretary/Treasurer. Submit nominations to the Board of Directors at their Annual Convention Meeting for 7 nominees from among elected members of the Board to serve as members of the Executive Committee with Association Officers. Responsible also for recommending to the Board of Directors nominees to fill vacancies occurring on the Board, on the Executive Committee, and among Officers of the Association where such vacancies occur because of death, resignation, or removal from office.

 

Operations, Environmental and Safety Committee

 

 

Chairman:

Staff Liaison:

 

Tim Kauzlick

Gary Mullings

m

 

Vice Chair:

Executive Committee Liaison:

 

Dave Williams

Adam Manatt

 

 

Scope and Objectives:

The Committee on Operations, Environmental and Safety provides a forum for the interchange of ideas relating to operations, equipment maintenance, safety, environmental compliance, production and distribution and the recruitment, training, and development of personnel in the ready mixed concrete industry. The committee coordinates the annual OES Forum & Expo and is responsible for development of publications for operations, environmental and safety personnel.

 

*Political Action Committee

 

 

Chairman:

Staff Liaison:

 

Nathan McKean

Kerri Leininger

m

 

Executive Committee Liaison:

 

 

 

 

 

 

Scope and Objectives:

CONCRETEPAC is the political action committee (PAC) for NRMCA. Its sole objective is to support NRMCA’s issue-driven advocacy platform in order to achieve a more secure and beneficial future for the ready mixed industry.

 

Research, Engineering and Standards Committee

 

 

Chairman:

Staff Liaison:

 

Scott Brewer

Colin Lobo

m

 

Vice Chair:

Executive Committee Liaison:

 

Michael Whisonant

Jim Spurlino

 

 

Scope and Objectives:

To coordinate all standardization activities of the NRMCA including the development of specifications and recommended practices; to support and promulgate the use of performance based specifications through the P2P initiative; to review and submit recommendations to the Board regarding procedures and policy for certification of production facilities, personnel and testing agencies and equipment standards; to maintain close contact and cooperation with other standardization bodies such as ACI, ASTM and transportation agencies in representing the ready mixed concrete industry; to coordinate the technical education program of the Association; to review, and help establish priorities for the research activities at the NRMCA Research Laboratory; to develop new technical publications, programs of research and education; to facilitate information dispersal and consultation on technical matters with industry members and customers; to develop ideas and to be available for technical consultation for technical research and education supported by the RMC Research & Education Foundation.

 

Sustainability Committee

 

 

Chairman:

Staff Liaison:

 

Matt Wood

Lionel Lemay

m

 

Vice Chair:

Executive Committee Liaison:

 

Open

Filiberto Ruiz

 

 

Scope and Objectives:

The scope of the committee is to coordinate sustainability standards and building code activities of NRMCA. The committee actively interfaces with other NRMCA committees, state affiliates, and national allies to assist in the technical aspects of sustainability standards including United States Green Building Council (USGBC) LEED Green Building Rating System, Green Building Initiative (GBI) Green Globes. The committee develops technical publications, programs, and training for members, designers and contractors related to sustainability standards and building codes. The committee supports the adoption of sustainability standards and building codes where none exist and helps develop and support amendments to local and national codes and standards where they are deficient.

 

Vision Strategic Planning Committee

 

 

Chairman:

Staff Liaison:

 

Boo Twohy

Robert Garbini

m

 

Vice Chair:

Executive Committee Liaison:

 

Open

Ted Chandler

 

 

Scope and Objectives:

Responsible for documented long-range recommendations to the Board of Directors which will stimulate action toward: (1) Improved standards of product quality; (2) Expanded end use of the product; (3) Higher degrees of sophistication for all industry personnel; and (4) Improved public image of the industry. Further, the Committee has the responsibility to develop and recommend to the Board of Directors the adoption of long-range plans pertaining to the organization, administration and financing of NRMCA itself.

 

Divisions/Bureaus

Manufacturers, Products & Services (MPS) Division 

Chairman: Bob Welker                                       Staff Liaison: Kathleen Carr-Smith

Vice Chair: Jill Zhang                                          Exec Comm Liaison: Scott Parson

 Materials Division 

Chairman: Rusty Winters                                        Staff Liaison: Kathleen Carr-Smith

Vice Chair: Matt McGlone                                       Exec Comm Liaison: Rodney Grogan
 

 Concrete Plant Manufacturers Bureau 

Acting Chairman: Jeff Bryan                                   Staff Liaison: Kevin Walgenbach

Vice Chair: Open                                              Exec Comm Liaison: Ted Chandler

 

 Truck Mixer Manufacturers Bureau

Chairman: David Rinas                                              Staff Liaison: Kevin Walgenbach

Vice Chair: Aaron Lian                                           Exec Comm Liaison: Ted Chandler

 Volumetric Mixer Manufacturers Bureau 

Chairman: Jerry Gaubert                                          Staff Liaison: Kevin Walgenbach

Vice Chair: Open                                          Exec Comm Liaison:  Rodney Grogan

 

 

 

 
 

 


 

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