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IFAI makes changes to its board of directors

Oct '19
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The Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI) has made changes to its board of directors. The changes were announced at the IFAI annual meeting at IFAI Expo 2019, in Orlando. Three members of the board have ended their terms. IFAI is a member-owned, member-driven trade association representing the global industrial fabrics industry since 1912.

Kathy Schaefer, IFM, Glawe Tent and Awning Company has been made the new chairman with two-year term, and Amy Bircher, MMI Textiles and Roy Chism, The Chism, are the two vice chairmen for two years.

Ron Houle, Pivot Step Consultants, Jonathan Palmer, Autometrix, and Marc Shellshear, Value Vinyls are the new board directors for three years.

The returning board members are Steve Schiffman, Industrial Fabrics Association International as president, and Keith Gardner, Dalco Nonwovens, Scott Massey, Awning Cleaning Industries / APCO Products, William Morse, Ohio Awning & Mfg Co, David Segal, Edward Segal, and Craig Zola, Herculite Products as board directors.

Three members of IFAI’s board of directors - Dennis Bueker of Miami Corp, Brian Rowinski of Rainier Industries and Katie Bradford, MFC, IFM, of Custom Marine Canvas - have ended their terms.

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