Leadership & Committees

Executive Director

Deb Sullivan

SMACNA Board

  • President: Bruce Middleton, LM Sheet Metal
  • Vice President: Judd Gastel, Mechanical, Inc.
  • Secretary-Treasurer: Kevin Rauch, Loescher Heating & AC
  • Immediate Past President: Dave Kisting, National Metal Works
  • Director: Todd Byxbe, Miller Engineering
  • Director: Kurt Mattson, Dekalb Mechanical
  • Director: Erik Wintlend, EWI HVAC

Industry Fund Board

  • Chair: Kurt Mattson, Dekalb Mechanical
  • Co-Chair: Kevin Rauch, Loescher Heating & AC
  • Trustee: Todd Byxbe, Miller Engineering
  • Trustee: Bob Denen, Master Sheet Metal
  • Trustee: Dave Kisting, National Metal Works
  • Trustee: Susan Middleton, LM Sheet Metal

Employee Benefit Fund Trustees

  • Bruce Middleton, LM Sheet Metal (Secretary)
  • Kevin Rauch, Loescher Heating & AC
  • Erik Wintlend, EWI HVAC

Retirement Savings Fund Trustees

  • Bruce Middleton, LM Sheet Metal (Secretary)
  • Todd Byxbe, Miller Engineering
  • Dave Kisting, National Metal Works

Training Fund Trustees / Joint Apprenticeship & Training Committee (JATC)

  • Tim Morthland, MO-ST Plumbing & Heating (Secretary)
  • Rodney Gilley, Gilley’s Heating & AC
  • Kurt Mattson, Dekalb Mechanical

Labor Management Committee Trustees

  • Mark Buckner, Rockford Heating & AC (Secretary)
  • Rodney Gilley, Gilley’s Heating & AC
  • Kevin Rauch, Loescher Heating & AC