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NARI Names Its New Officers for 2016-2017
Des Plaines, Ill., April 12, 2016 — At its Spring Business Meeting last week in Austin, Texas, the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) elected its new officers for 2016-2017.
Immediate past president Judy Mozen, CR, GCP, of Handcrafted Homes, Inc., Roswell, Ga., was elevated to Board Chair and H. Dale Contant, MCR, CRPM, UDCP, of Atlanta Design & Build, Marietta, Ga., was named president for the coming year. Tom Miller, CR, CKBR, of Tom Miller Remodeling, Inc., Portland, Ore., takes office as president-elect.
Mozen has served as the Association’s president for the past year and will now assume responsibilities as chairman.
As president, Contant's goals are to focus on membership acquisition and retention, workforce development and new marketing initiatives to make NARI more prominent among consumers.
“I’m honored to serve in this capacity for our organization,” said Contant. “I’m excited about our strategic initiatives and the opportunity to move NARI forward as the premier association for remodeling professionals.”
The remaining officers, announced during the meeting, include: Treasurer David R. Pekel, MCR, UDCP, CAPS, Pekel Construction & Remodeling, Wauwatosa, Wis. and Secretary Robert Kirsic, CKBR, Timeline Renovations, Inc., Maspeth, NY.
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About NARI: The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) is the premier association of remodeling professionals and industry experts dedicated to advancing the professionalism of the remodeling industry and educating the public on the benefits of using a qualified professional. NARI has 6,000 member contractors, suppliers and service providers and 52 chapters across the U.S.