Leadership & Staff

Leadership/Chair Holders Directory

Jim Bishop
Board Chair
Vesta Lee Lumber Company
Bonner Springs, KS

Ryan Underwood
Federated Association
Executive Chair
Kentucky Building Material Association
Prospect, KY

Todd Skaggs
Manufacturers and Services Council Chair
Dealer's Choice
Peachtree City, GA

Mark Zemrowski
Midwest Building Suppliers Association
Von Tobel Corporation
Valparaiso, IN

Sandy Zelka, CPA, CGMA, MBA
Curtis Lumber Company, Inc.
Ballston Spa, NY 12020

Bob Sanford
Immediate Past Chair
Sanford & Hawley Inc.
Unionville, CT


Frank Addiego
West Coast Lumber & Building Material Association Representative
All Bay Lumber Company
American Canyon, CA

Scott Yates
Mountain States Lumber & Building Material Dealers Association Representative
Denver Lumber Company
Denver, CO

Eric Fritch
Western Building Material Association Representative
Chinook Lumber
Snohomish, WA
Brett Hanson
Northwestern Lumber Association Representative
Tri-State Building Center
Sisseton, SD
Fred Siewers, III 
Building Material Suppliers Association Representative

Siewers Lumber & Millwork
Richmond, VA

Walter Foxworth
Lumbermen's Association of Texas Representative
Foxworth-Galbraith Lumber
Plano, TX

Craig Miller
Kentucky Building Materials Association Representative
Miller Lumber Company
Augusta, KY

Arlen Tillis
Florida Building Material Association Representative
Tibbetts Lumber Co., LLC
St. Petersburg, FL

At Large Director

NLBMDA Staff Directory

Jonathan M. Paine, CAE
President & CEO
[email protected]

Olivia Jallits
Event Manager
[email protected]

Jacob Carter
Director of Government Affairs
[email protected]

Allison Ward
Membership & Operations Senior Associate
[email protected]


NLBMDA committees are an excellent way to get involved, have your voice heard, and advance your career in the process. Currently there are two committees offered:

    1) Legislative Advocacy Committee (LAC)
    2) Regulatory, Codes and Standards Committee (RCSC)

If you are interested in joining any of the above committees, please contact NLBMDA [email protected].