During the annual NRCA Member Meeting and Elections yesterday following IRE's keynote address, members voted to approve
the 2015-16 slate of officers.
The following were elected officers for 2015-16:
President: Lindy Ryan, Tecta America Southeast LLC, Sanford, Fla. Senior vice president: Dennis Conway, Commercial Roofers Inc., Las Vegas Vice presidents, two years: Jim Barr, Barr Roofing Co., Abilene, Texas
Chad Collins, Bone Dry Roofing Co., Bogart, Ga.
Robert Morgan, Upstate Roofing and Painting Inc., Rochester, N.Y.
NRCA will host a union breakfast program, "Partnerships, Profitability and Union Contracting," at the Ernest N. Morial
Convention Center from 7 to 9:15 a.m.; this program is for contractors only. ROOFPAC, NRCA's political action
committee, will hold its silent auction today beginning at 11 a.m. at ROOFPAC's booth, No. 2145; final bids are due by
4 p.m. NRCA's Awards Ceremony and Cocktail Reception will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Ernest N. Morial
Convention Center. The reception will include recognition of NRCA's J.A. Piper Award winner; NRCA's Future Executives
Institute Class 6 graduates; NRCA's Executive Management Institute Class 2 graduates; and presentations of NRCA's Gold
Circle Awards, The Roofing Industry Alliance for Progress' Most Valuable Player Awards and Construction Management
Student Competition winners, 2014 Charlie Raymond Membership Awards and CNA/NRCA Community Involvement Awards. ROOFPAC
will host a Creole Cocktail Reception from 7:30 to 10 p.m. at Cure Cocktail Bar.
The NRCA member lounge will be open today from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
Today, registration for the 2015 International Roofing Expo® (IRE) will be available from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, and the exhibit hall will be open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. IRE's educational
conferences will be held from 7:45 to 11:15 a.m. at the convention center.