NAPSA Announces the 2013 Board of Directors

When you visit the Governance page of the NAPSA website, you will soon notice a few changes. NAPSA is proud to share that Ken Lindsey of Commercial Power Sweep in Napa, California has been elected to serve as the next NAPSA Board President.

Ken has been a NAPSA member since 2009, representing NAPSA on the Board of Directors as Vice President and Legislative Chair.

Sylvia Richards of Asphalt Enterprises, Inc. in Raleigh, North Carolina has been elected to serve as NAPSA Vice President. In addition to serving as a Contractor Director, Sylvia worked for NAPSA on the Marketing and Web Committee and has been instrumental with NAPSA’s recent webinar on “The Down and Dirty on Google Docs and Apps.”

Ken and Sylvia are not the only folks with a new position on the board, NAPSA is pleased to share that three new faces will represent the membership starting in January. Latasha Crenshaw from AC Sweepers in Kennesaw, Georgia and Randy Hite from Piedmont Property Services, Inc. in High Point, North Carolina will represent NAPSA as Contractor Directors. Greg Heyer of Schwarze Industries in Huntsville, Alabama is our new Associate Director. NAPSA is pleased to have these new additions and know their unique talents will bring the industry value.

Joining the new faces at the Board table will be the remaining members of the Board of Directors which include:

Past President:
Jim Larko, Katsam Enterprises, St. Louis, Missouri

Mark Carter, Bill’s Sweeping Service, Inc., Orange, California

Gregg Blair, Warren, Pennsylvania

Contractor Director:
Gabriel Vitale, C & L Sweeper Service Corp., Jackson, New Jersey

Contractor Director:
Debbie Jacketta, Jacketta Sweeping Service, Salt Lake City, Utah

Contractor Director:
Jim Dodson, Mid-state Industrial Service, Eugene, Oregon

Contractor Director:
Pete Phillips, Clean Sweep, Chattanooga, Tennessee

Associate Director:
Frank Chulick, Stewart-Amos Sweeper Company, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Associate Director:
Tracy Day, Nite-Hawk Sweepers, Kent, Washington

Associate Director:
Bryan Young, TYMCO, Inc., Waco, Texas

NAPSA would like to thank these leaders for giving to the industry though their donation of time, service, and talent.

We look forward to growth in 2013!

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The North American Power Sweeping Association (NAPSA) is a nonprofit association made up of 300+ contract sweepers, service providers and sweeping equipment dealers, manufacturers and suppliers. NAPSA is dedicated to providing beneficial support to the membership and enhancing services to the sweeping industry.

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