Las Vegas — The Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA), the nation’s largest association of indoor environmental systems professionals, has announced the installation of its 2012-13 Board of Directors and officers. The board was installed this week at ACCA’s 44th Annual Conference and Indoor Air Expo in Las Vegas.
Last year’s Chairman, Joe Nichter of Comfort Systems USA Southwest in Chandler, Ariz., handed the leadership role to incoming Chairman Laura DiFilippo of Difilippo’s Service Company in Paoli, Pa. DiFilippo will serve a one-year term.
“It was another exciting, but busy year, and with Joe Nichter’s leadership, ACCA has been able to overcome the challenges and move forward on its path of success,” says Paul T. Stalknecht, president and CEO of ACCA. “Laura DiFilippo now brings a new energy and outlook to continue the association down the path that has been set, while adding her own goals. The members can be confident that ACCA is prepared foranother productive and successful year.”
Serving as senior vice chairman this year is Bobby Ring, Meyer & Depew Co., Inc. of Kenilworth, N.J. and Secretary/Treasurer for the coming year is Dave Kyle, Trademasters Service Corp., Newington, Vir. Other vice chairmen are Rich Imfeld, IC Refrigeration, Ceres, Calif.; Don Langston, Aire Rite Air Conditioning, Huntington Beach, Calif.; and Phil London, Thermal Concepts, Inc., Davie, Fla. Nichter will serve this year as immediate past chairman.
Directors not serving on the Executive Committee are: Jerry Bosworth, Bosworth Air Conditioning, Galveston, Texas; Tommy Castellano, Castellano Air Conditioning Service, Tampa, Fla.; Ellis Guiles, TAG Mechanical Systems, Inc., Syracuse, NY; Paul Hobaica, Hobaica Services, Inc., Phoenix, Ariz.; Steve Lauten, Total Air and Heat Co., Plano, Texas; Gary Marowske, Flame Furnance, Warren, Mich.; Narrissa Rampey, Air Assurance Co., Broken Arrow, Okla.; Steve Schmidt, Frederick Air, Inc., Frederick, MD; Mike Schumacher, Reliable Heating & Cooling, Inc., St. Louis, MO; Matt Todd, Entek Corporation, Longview, Wash.; and Michael Weber, Thomas & Galbraith Heating and Cooling, Inc., Cincinnati, Ohio.