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Education/Technical Committee

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

2023-24 Committee Members

Chair: Buddy Wilson, Motion Industries

Mike Schmidt, COBRA

Bill Hennig, Thermoid

Travis Horton, Fenner

Jason Shaw, Shaw Almex

Steve Tate, ICL

Shawn Godfrey, Minet Lacing Technology

Chad Ackermann, Flexco

Ricky Bocchini, Ammega

Jeff Jurasits, ASGCO

Dean Thomas, RAM Belting

Mark Hiltgen, Baldwin Supply Co.

Brady Buegeler, Texas Rubber Supply

Craig Lemonds, Belt Power

Jeff Carlisle, Douglas Manufacturing

Mike Hesslau, Flexco

Marketing Committee

Mission: To promote the services, benefits, and value of NIBA, to the global markets through effective communication and research.

2023-24 Committee Members

Chair: Mike Wieland, Mulhern Belting

Kerry Mosher, Beltservice Corporation

Jess Wiley, Applied

Martin O’Neill, Flexco

Ryan Davis, Cambelt International

Jessica Johnson, Motion

Linda Saunders, Belterra

Paul Drechnowicz, Forbo

Membership Committee

Mission: To ensure the perpetuation of NIBA by maintaining an active plan to preserve existing membership and to sustain continuous recruitment of qualified prospective members.

2023-24 Committee Members

Chair: Jim Smith, Universal Belting Resource

Ron Schuring, PPI

Kevin Kubota, Flexco

Paul Hirschmann, Beltservice

Brian Gerrity, Shanghai YongLi

Lauren Bilohlavek, Fenner

Program Committee

Mission: To develop a program for the NIBA Annual Convention that provides a forum for members to communicate, learn, and promote their common business interests.

2023-24 Committee Members

Chair: Stephenie Davis, Davis Industrial

Don Rabb, Chemprene

Randy Scofield, Midwest Rubber Service & Supply Co

Niels van den Boogert, Ammega

Mike Baker, Advanced Flexible Composites

Stephanie Weeks, Southeastern Conveyor Services, Inc.

Morgan Walker, Smiley Monroe inc.

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