Board of Directors

Officers & Board of Directors

  • Kelly Wood
  • Trent Schmidgall
  • Blake Brown


Our bylaws call for a three-person chair position we call the Tri-Chairs. They rotate chair responsibilities over the course of the year. The Tri-Chairmen for the 2019 board year are:

Trent Schmidgall Carlisle Interconnect Technologies
Kelly Wood Nu-Trend Plastics
Blake Brown Vac-Con, Inc.

Executive Committee

Our Executive Committee Consists of the Tri-Chairpersons, Immediate Past Chairperson and the President/Secretary.

Abe Alangadan Johnson & Johnson Vision
Lake Ray, III FCMA President

Board of Directors


Our board consists of 18 Members (15 Manufacturers and 3 Partners)

Auld & White Constructors 2021 Steve Auld
Carlisle Interconnect Technologies 2021 Pat Cusick, Trent Schmidgall (alt)
Dupuy-Silo Facility LLC 2020 John Butz
Florida Power & Light 2021 Jim Bush
Georgia-Pacific Corporation 2022 Mark Brown
Harbinger 2022 Roger Williams
IFF Chemical Holdings 2022 John Otterson
Johnson & Johnson Vision 2020 Les Rodriguez, Luvenia Exson/Abe Alangadan (alt)
Johnson Controls, Inc 2020 James O’Berry
Kaman Aerospace 2022 Paul Breidenbaugh
Miller Electric Company 2020 Mike Brannen
Nu-Trend Plastics 2020 Kelly Wood
Proforma Northpoint 2021 Blair Wygle
Progressive Power Products 2021 Larry Kates
Rulon International 2022 Brian Tuttle, Wayne Robison (alt)
Shift 7 Leadership 2022 Joanna Richards
Smith, Gambrell & Russell 2020 Patricia Hill
Vac-Con, Inc 2022 Darrell Lesage, Blake Brown (alt)