Meet the candidates running for a seat on the RVIA Board of Directors for the 2017-2020 term! Their bios can be viewed HERE.
Voting will begin August 1 and run through 5 p.m. ET on Wednesday, August 31. Eligible voting members will be sent an email on August 1 with an electronic ballot inviting them to vote for the candidates of their choice.
Election ballots will be sent to representatives of member firms who have been designated as that firm’s official voting member.
Terms will begin October 1, 2017. A total of seven seats are open on the board and 14 candidates are running. The open seats and candidate names can be viewed below:
Manufacturer (3 seats available)
Mike Happe, Winnebago
Kevin McArt, Forest River
Brett Randall, Columbia Northwest/Aliner
Mike Rhodes, Pacific Coachworks
Dan Shea, Gulfstream Coach, Inc.
Supplier (1 seat available)
Joe Bernstein, Ultrafabrics
Gerhard Hundsberger, Truma Corp
Dave Schutz, Dometic Corp
At-Large (2 seats available)
Antonio Gonzales, Taxa Outdoors
John Haymond, Medallion Bank
Scott Mereness, Lippert Components
Jeff Rutherford, Airxcel
Park Model RV (1 seat)
John Soard, Woodland Park
Curt Yoder, Kropf Industries
Source: RVIA press release