May 13, 2021

NRMCA Announces Executives Selected For 2021 Developing Industry Leaders Program

Alexandria, VA – May 13, 2021

The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association congratulates the following 35 rising-star executives selected for the 2021 Developing Industry Leaders (DIL) program:

  • Mike Acton, territory manager, Master Builders Solutions USA, LLC, Beachwood, OH
  • Kayl Anderson, South Central district manager, GCP Applied Technologies, Tulsa, OK
  • Oliver Lee Barnes, III, sales account manager, Thomas Concrete, Beaufort, SC
  • Charlie Bartocci, cement/aggregate sales representative, Roanoke Cement Company, Chesapeake, VA
  • Danielle Goncalves Belchior, operations manager, VCNA – St. Mary’s Cement – CBM, Toronto
  • Joe Carlson, quality control field manager, VCNA – Prairie Material, Bridgeview, IL
  • Frank Corzine, senior project manager, Central Concrete Supply Company, a US Concrete Company, San Jose, CA
  • Damian DiFilippo, senior account manager, Concrete Supply Company, Charlotte, NC
  • Mike Donnelly, account representative, Cemstone Products Company, Mendota Heights, MN
  • Bill Fee, technical services manager, Thomas Concrete, Pooler, GA
  • Drew Fleming, sales representative, RediMix Concrete, a US Concrete Company, Euless, TX
  • Micah Gregus, account manager, Preferred Materials, Inc. a CRH Company, Lutz, FL
  • Ashley Hartsell, regional sales representative, Continental Mixers, Cynthiana, KY
  • Shaun Heimerman, area sales manager, Master Builders Solutions USA, LLC, West Bend, WI
  • Greg Hendrix, assistant technical services manager, CalPortland Company, Vancouver, WA
  • Alex Jauregui, sales representative, Irving Materials, Inc., Franklin, TN
  • Ken Kalafut, general manager Chicago Metro, VCNA – Prairie Material, Bridgeview, IL
  • Dexter Lashley, operations manager, Titan Virginia Ready Mix, Norfolk, VA
  • Gina Lombardi, manager, environment and land, LafargeHolcim USA, Saugus, MA
  • Gary Loyd, operations manager, Lyman Richey Corporation/Ready Mixed Concrete, Omaha, NE
  • Richard Mantel, sales manager, VCNA – Prairie Material/CBM Ready Mix, Lyden, ON
  • Lane Martin, technical sales representative, Ingram Concrete, a US Concrete Company, Henrietta, TX
  • Joe Monteleone, senior sales representative-Ready Mix-West Division, Martin Marietta, Lakewood, CO
  • Reza Nili, vice president, Oremus Material, LLC, Burr Ridge, IL
  • Steve Schaef, engineering manager, development & technical services, Master Builders Solutions USA, LLC, Beachwood, OH
  • Gary Scott, assistant area manager, MMC Materials, Inc., Plantersville, MS
  • Robert Stanvitch, area sales manager, Thomas Concrete, Augusta, GA
  • Hunter Strittmatter, dispatch manager, Maschmeyer Concrete, Tampa, FL
  • Tori Tang, environmental manager, CalPortland Company, Phoenix
  • Jami Taylor, district manager, US West, GCP Applied Technologies, Phoenix
  • Aaron Tomlinson, account manager, Thomas Concrete, Cornelius, NC
  • Ed Wajda III, inventory control manager, Ozinga, Mokena, IL
  • Walter Webster, plant manager, CalPortland Company, Portland, OR
  • Harrison West, plant manager, Concrete Supply Company, Charlotte, NC
  • Junhao (Jeffrey) Zhou, quality assurance lab manager, Central Concrete Supply Company, a US Concrete Company, San Leandro, CA

This year’s class was selected from a record number of applicants and represent 21 states and Canada, said NRMCA Vice President, Education, Eileen Dickson. The DIL program runs under the auspice of NRMCA’s Workforce Development Committee. Its goal is to support future executive-level talent development. While in the program, participants gain insight into critical factors at a national and strategic level. Equally critical is the opportunity to work on a diverse team from across the country. This peer-centric program, with its accompanying industry mentorship with DIL alumni and senior NRMCA staff, encourages participants to make lifelong, career friends. Click here to learn more.

Questions? Contact: Eileen Dickson