Board of Trustees

Overall association policy and direction is set by a nine-member Board of Trustees. Board members are elected by the entire membership, and serve staggered three-year terms. The chairman of the Board, vice chairman of the Board and immediate past chairman are also elected by the membership.


Eric Beck, Chairman

Eric Beck
Strategic Marketing Consultant, MSA Safety
Pittsburgh, PA

Sheila Eads, Vice Chairman

President & CEO, ERB Industries
Woodstock, GA

Brian Lyons, Past Chairman

Vice President, Sales and Marketing, International Enviroguard, Inc.
Mesquite, TX

Daniel K. Shipp

President, ISEA
Arlington, VA

Jim Johnson

General Manager, Encon Safety Products
Houston, TX

Nate Kogler

Director of Product Management, Bradley Corporation
Menomonee Falls, WI

John Kime

Chief Operating Officer, Avon Protection Systems
Belcamp, MD

Charles D. Roberson

Charles Roberson
Senior Vice President - International Sales & R&D Lakeland Industries, Inc.
Greensboro, NC

Tom Votel

President & CEO, Ergodyne
Saint Paul, MN

Craig Wallentine

Global Business Development Manager, DuPont Personal Protection
Wilmington, DE