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|Date: Feb. 26, 2015||(847) 493-7548|
Tecta America's Lindy Ryan Elected President of the National Roofing Contractors Association
New Orleans—Lindy Ryan, senior vice president of Tecta America Southeast LLC, Sanford, Fla., has been elected the next president of the National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA). Ryan, who will be the first woman in NRCA history to assume the role of president, will serve for the 2015-16 fiscal year. She was elected during NRCA's 128h Annual Convention held Feb. 24-26 in New Orleans.
"Lindy has been incredibly active in NRCA for many years, and has a terrific grasp of the issues facing the industry," says William Good, NRCA's Executive Vice President. "More important, she has a great collaborative style that will suit her well in her position of leadership. There's no doubt she will make an excellent NRCA president."
"I am honored and excited to serve as NRCA's president, and am looking forward to working with and representing the organizations valued members," Ryan says.
Ryan previously served as NRCA senior vice president from 2014-15 and as vice president from 2011-12 and 2012-13.
In addition, Ryan has served on a number of NRCA committees including as vice president liaison for NRCA's Technical Operations Committee as well as a member of the Health and Safety, Government Relations, Membership Steering, and Manual Update committees. Ryan also is a supporter of ROOFPAC, NRCA's political action committee, and a former president of the National Roofing Legal Resource Center.
Ryan will begin her one-year term as the highest-ranking officer of one of the oldest construction trade associations in the U.S. June 1, 2015.
NRCA is one of the construction industry's most respected trade associations and the voice of roofing professionals and leading authority in the roofing industry for information, education, technology and advocacy. It represents all segments of the roofing industry, including contractors; manufacturers; distributors; architects; consultants; engineers; building owners; and city, state and government agencies. NRCA's mission is to inform and assist the roofing industry, act as its principal advocate and help members in serving their customers. NRCA continually strives to enhance every aspect of the roofing industry. For information about NRCA and its services and offerings, visit www.nrca.net.