Kent Schwickert is senior vice president, national business unit for Tecta America® Corp., Rosemont, Ill., a provider of commercial and residential roofing
services. Schwickert is also one of the founders of Tecta America Corp., while at the
time serving as the Operating Unit President of Schwickert'sTecta America, which has offices in Mankato, New Hope and
In addition to his current term, Schwickert served as Chairman of the board-Elect in 2017-18 and NRCA vice chairman in 2004-06. He also was an
NRCA director in 1999-02, 2003-04 and 2010-13.
Schwickert also served in a leadership capacity, serving as chairman of NRCA's Education Resource Committee in 2003-04
and Workforce Solutions Committee in 2015-16.
He also has served as a member of many NRCA committees, including; Business Leadership, Contractor Management, Health
and Safety, Membership and PAC Advisory, as well as the Communications Task Force, Future Executives Institute,
Insurance Board of Governors, National Roofing Legal Resource Center and the NRCA Retirement Program.
Schwickert studied economics and finance at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.
Schwickert's Tecta America of Mankato also is a member of The Roofing Industry Alliance for Progress.