Education/Technical Committee

Mission: To educate NIBA members by providing technical information and training materials relative to conveyor belting, power transmission belting and accessories.


2017-18 Committee Members

Mike Francis, Chair, Dunham Rubber and Belting
Al Bonneau, Fenner Dunlop
Ray Borup, Industrial Conveyor Belt Systems
Gary Dech, Shaw Almex
Bert Flieger, Chiorino America
Doug Gilg, Continental ContiTech
Joe Haen, Beltservice Corporation
Pam Hill, Habasit America
Beth Miller, Flexco
Don Rabb, Chemprene Inc
Sergio Restagno, Belterra Corporation
Ron Schuring, Precision Pulley and Idler
Eduardo Streinesberger, Optibelt
Michael Wieland, Mulhern Belting

2017-2020 Strategic Goals

Initiative: Increase Distributor Membership

There are five priorities to be owned by the Membership Committee.

  1. Commit to stretch goal of 10% distributor membership growth.
  2. Develop a revised outreach program.
  3. Develop an approach to reactivate past members.
  4.  Prepare recommendations for approval by board/membership as appropriate.
  5. Implement the approved recommendations and other changes that did not require approval.