Alliance announces new board

The Roofing Industry Alliance for Progress has announced the members of its 2017-18 board of trustees.

Tom Saeli, CEO of Duro-Last Inc., Saginaw, Mich., will serve as president; Rod Petrick, president of Ridgeworth Roofing Co. Inc., Frankfort, Ill., will serve as vice president; and Dane Bradford, president of Bradford Roof Management, Billings, Mont., will serve as secretary-treasurer. Tim Blue, president of Blue’s Roofing Co., Milpitas, Calif., will serve as NRCA vice chairman liaison.

Committee members include Jim Barr, president of Barr Roofing Co., Abilene, Texas; Greg Bloom, chief sales and marketing officer of Allied Building Products Corp., Edmonds, Wash.; Nelson Braddy, president and CEO of King of Texas Roofing Co. LP, Grand Praire; Bob Daly, president of Kaw Roofing & Sheet Metal Inc., Kansas City, Kan.; Josh Kelly, vice president and general manager of OMG Roofing Products, Agawam, Mass.; Dave Lawlor, North American sales manager for Roxul Inc., Milton, Ontario; Jim Massarelli, vice president of sales—national and strategic accounts for Beacon Roofing Supply Inc., Herndon, Va.; James Patterson, senior vice president—procurement for CentiMark Corp., Canonsburg, Pa ; Chris Schmidt, director of sales for USG Securock® Roofing Systems, Chicago; Kyle Thomas, vice president of Thomas Roofing Co, Mobile, Ala.; Daniel Tinker, president of CEO of SRS Distribution Inc., McKinney, Texas; Tom Walker, executive director of commercial roofing for ABC Supply Co. Inc., Beloit, Wis.; and David Workman, president and CEO of RoofConnect, Sheridan, Ark.

For more information about the Alliance, click here or contact Bennett Judson, the Alliance’s executive director, at (800) 323-9545, ext. 7513 or

Date : 6/13/2017