WSRCA Committees

Section 1 – Education

Western States Roofing Contractors Association offers various educational tools and opportunities for the roofing industry through its foundation, the Davis Memorial Foundation.

Section 2 – Industry Issues

  • Industry Liaison: This committee is the liaison between WSRCA and other industry associations. Their communication efforts facilitate work on joint projects.
  • Standards: This committee studies western region building codes and alerts members about proposed state and federal laws that affect codes and licensing requirements.

Section 3 – Low Slope

This committee coordinates and develops research and technical programs for current and continuing problems and trends in the low slope roofing market.

Section 4 – Steep Slope

This committee coordinates and develops research and technical programs for current and continuing problems and trends in the steep slope roofing market.

Section 5 – Waterproofing

This committee coordinates and develops research and technical programs for current and continuing problems and trends in the waterproofing roofing market.

Section 6 – Safety & Health

This committee studies the safety concerns of the roofing industry and alerts members about industry-related safety improvements and requirements.

Section 7 – President’s Committees

  • Affiliate Relations: This committee is the liaison between WSRCA and affiliate organizations. Committee members attend affiliate organizations’ conventions, meetings, and special events, and invites affiliate organizations to participate in WSRCA events. This committee meets with the affiliate groups once a year at the convention to exchange ideas.
  • Associate Advisory Council: Interacts with the board of directors as a long range planning committee, submitting ideas and goals for review and evaluation. This council consists of two members of each category of associate membership (A, B, C, D) and specific members of the executive committee.
  • Awards: The function of this committee is to choose recipients for the organization’s various awards: Hall of Fame, Special Awards, Outstanding Service Awards, Citizen Awards, Profiles of Service and Board Member of the Year
  • Budget & Finance: The responsibility of this committee is the control and general supervision of the association’s finances and to develop and recommend a sound fiscal position and budget.
  • Convention: This committee is responsible for the development and coordination of the educational sessions, professional speakers, meal events and social activities of the convention. They are also charged with long range planning for future convention sites and programs.
  • Executive Committee: The responsibility of this committee is to serve as an interim governing body between meetings of the association’s governing body and to operate with authority vested by the governing body.
  • Former President’s Council: The function of this council is to interact with the Board of Directors as a long range planning committee, submitting ideas and goals for review and evaluation.
  • Nominating: The responsibility of this committee is to review and make recommendations to the membership, in accordance with the Bylaws, for officer and director candidates to serve the association.
  • Strategic Planning: The function of this committee is to develop the 5 year Strategic Plan and proceed with the implementation. This committee would also be charged with reviewing the plan each year.

 

Section 1 – Education – Davis Memorial Foundation

Chuck Chapman, Trustee Chairman
Greg Bloom, Trustee
Bill Baley, Trustee
Travis Nelson, Trustee
Heidi Ellsworth, Trustee
Thomas L. Papas, Trustee/Administrator
Staff Liaison – Joel Viera, Sofia Pulido, Chris Alberts, Alec Ward

 

Section 2 – Industry Issues

Bruce Radenbaugh, Chairman
Chuck Chapman, Vice-Chairman

Craig Foster
Mike Wakerling
Kris Hitesman
Everett Martin
Michael Trotter
Staff Liaison – Joel Viera

 

Section 3 – Low Slope

Mike Wakerling, Chairman
George Madsen, Vice-Chairman

Rob Winkle
Steve Nash
Brian Butler
Nicholas Smith
Chuck Chapman
Andy Clarke
Kris Hitesman
Tom Asbury
Bruce Radenbaugh
Michael Trotter
Staff Liaison – Alec Ward

 

Section 4 – Steep Slope

Stan Robinson, Chairman
Tom Asbury, Vice-Chairman

Brad Baker
Don Fry
Brian Butler
Mike Wakerling
Bruce Radenbaugh
Craig Foster
Everett Martin
George Madsen
Andy Clarke
Staff Liaison – Chris Alberts

 

Section 5 – Waterproofing

Leo Ibarra, Chairman
Andy Clarke, Vice-Chairman

Brian Butler
Tom Asbury
Staff Liaison – Sofia Pulido

 

Section 6 – Safety & Health

Steve Nash, Chairman
Stan Robinson, Vice-Chairman

Leo Ibarra
Rob Winkle
Nicholas Smith
Brad Baker
Staff Liaison – Sofia Pulido

Section 8 – President’s Committees

Awards Committee
Don Fry, Chairman
Tom Asbury
Thomas L. Papas

Associate Advisory
Greg Bloom, Allied Building Products, Chairman
Marc Dodson, Western Roofing Magazine, Co-Chairman
ABC Supply Company, John Crowle
APOC, Bob Hyer
Carlisle-SynTec Systems, Jason Mortelliti
Cleasby Manufacturing Co., John Cleasby
DERBIGUM Americas, Inc., Elizabeth Walters
Duro-Last Roofing, Tim Hart
Eagle Roofing Products, Hans Matheus
Firestone Building Products, Martin Pribble
GAF, Lisa Lambrix
RoofersCoffeeShop.com, Heidi Ellsworth
Johns Manville, Bill Morris
Malarkey Roofing Products, Katherine McConnell
National Coatings, Missy DeLaTorre
Polyglass USA, Inc., Melissa Mulligan
Roofing Contractor Magazine, Jill Bloom
Staff Liaison – Joel Viera, Chris Alberts, Sofia Pulido, Alec Ward

Finance Committee
Don Fry, Chairman
Tom Asbury
Thomas L. Papas
Brad Baker
Investment Sub-Committee
TBD

Convention Committee
Don Fry, Chairman
Executive Committee

Executive Committee
Don Fry, President
Tom Asbury, Senior VP/Treasurer
Brad Baker, Immediate Former President
Thomas L. Papas, Secretary
Rob Winkle, Vice President
Bruce Radenbaugh, Vice President
Andy Clarke, Vice President

Former President’s Advisory
All Former WSRCA Presidents
Staff Liaison: Thomas L. Papas

Nominating Committee
Don Fry, Chairman
Thomas L. Papas
Tom Asbury
Brad Baker
One appointed Former President
Nominating Advisory
As appointed by the President

Strategic Planning Committee

 

TECHNICAL BULLETINS

LOW SLOPE

Information Bulletin 2015-L-1

Need for industry protocol for testing fastener withdrawal resistance

STEEP SLOPE

WSRCA Diverter Flashing Details

For use by contractors and roof designers for upcoming roofing and re-roofing projects

WATERPROOFING

Technical Bulletin 2013-1W

Evaluation of concrete decks in preparation for waterproofing membrane application

INDUSTRY ISSUES

ASTM Standards Impact 2015-1

Important notice regarding ASTM roofing and waterproofing standards

SAFETY & HEALTH

WSRCA Safety T-Shirts

These high-visibility shirts come in both long sleeve or short sleeve and can be customized

ASK WSRCA

Ventilation Calculations

How to determine total square feet of net free ventilation for steep-slope roofing

LEGAL NEWS

Is Your Settlement Enforceable?

By WSRCA Legal Advisor Ken Grossbart: Abdulaziz, Grossbart & Rudman