During its recent meeting in Dallas, the National Fenestration Rating Council elected a new executive committee, also welcoming its new board of directors.
As part of the elections, Jeff Baker of WESTLab was named the group’s new chair, with the following members of the executive committee:
Joe Jonely, AMSCO Windows, vice chair;
Gary Curtis, Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance, secretary;
Sneh Kumar, Alcoa/Traco, treasurer;
Jim Krahn, Marvin Windows and Doors, ombudsman; and
Steve Strawn, Jeld-Wen Inc., immediate past chair.
“I am honoured to accept the position of NFRC board chair and look forward to the challenges of the year ahead,” says Baker. “As NFRC enters its 25th anniversary, I am grateful to celebrate its history and plan for the future.”
In addition to naming the executive committee, the following representatives, elected to the board in 2013, assumed their seats on the board at the meeting:
Joe Jonely, Amsco Windows;
Paul Bush, PPG Industries;
Christian Kohler, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; and
Bipin Shah, WinBuild Inc.
“I continue to be enthused and pleased by the quality of volunteers who commit their time and talents in leading NFRC into the future,” says NFRC CEO Jim Benney. “Our members and stakeholders will be well-served by our new executive committee and the full board of directors.”