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Best Practice Committee

The Best Practice Committee works in cooperation with organizations to produce Best Practice Guides for the roofing industry.
  • Tanya Brown-Giammanco — Chair
  • David Balistreri
  • Bas Baskaran
  • Michael Bryson
  • Lynne Christensen
  • Douglas Dewey
  • Mike Ennis
  • Michael Fischer
  • Jason Hoerter
  • Jay Johnson
  • Scott Kriner
  • Robert LeClare
  • Chuck Miccolis
  • Roger Morrison
  • Rick Olson
  • Marcin Pazera
  • Wade Shepherd
  • Wade Sticht
  • James Walas

Code Advisory Committee

Monitor activity of model codes related to roofing and report to Board and General Membership.
  • Michael Fischer — Chair
  • Tanya Brown-Giammanco
  • Michael Bryson
  • Mike Ennis
  • Pat Hiltman
  • Jay Johnson
  • Dave Keeton
  • Jim Koontz
  • Scott Kriner
  • Joel May
  • Philip Nigus
  • Rick Olson
  • Christopher Payne
  • Marcin Pazera
  • Aaron Phillips
  • Paul Riesebieter
  • David Roodvoets

Conference & Education Committee

Will identify future meeting sites, educational tours that might be appropriate and provide oversight of the seminar speaker's bureau. This committee will work directly with the Executive Director to insure that we are providing the best educational opportunities for RICOWI members.
  • Dale McLean — Chair
  • Tanya Brown-Giammanco — Vice Chair
  • Annette Sindar — Vice Chair
  • Bas Baskaran
  • Andre Desjarlais
  • John Gimple
  • Jason Hoerter
  • Roger Morrison
  • Rob Orwig
  • Christopher Payne
  • Adam Tomlinson
  • James Walas

Hail Investigation Committee

Provides oversight of the HIP including the onsite logistics and data collection for the Hail Event. The committee will also have oversight on the formal report writing and if a subcontractor is utilized will help manage the needs and costs of this program.
  • John Gimple — Chair
  • Gilbert Arnold
  • David Balistreri
  • Tanya Brown-Giammanco
  • Michael Bryson
  • Darden Cobb
  • Vickie Crenshaw
  • Parthiv Dangodara
  • Douglas Dewey
  • Brad Draper
  • Mike Ennis
  • Richard Herzog
  • Pat Hiltman
  • Travis Jones
  • Thomas Kelly
  • Jim Koontz
  • John Kouba
  • Lynne Lawry
  • Dale McLean
  • Chuck Miccolis
  • Bill Morgan
  • Russell Murphy
  • Rob Orwig
  • Peter Parmenter
  • Marcin Pazera
  • David Roodvoets
  • Michael Schroeder
  • CJ Sharp
  • Wade Shepherd
  • Lee Shoemaker
  • Annette Sindar
  • Wade Sticht
  • Patty Wood-Shields
  • Andrew Zickell

Hail Mobilization Committee

Monitor potential hail storms and assess whether or not to mobilize the HIP teams.
  • John Gimple — Captain
  • Tanya Brown-Giammanco
  • Lynne Christensen
  • Vickie Crenshaw
  • Lynne Lawry
  • David Roodvoets

Logistics Team

Deploy to damage area immediately after landfall of a hurricane, conduct aerial surveillance and determine investigation sites. Participate in conference call with Mobilization Committee to report findings. Assist with accommodations.
  • Phil Mayfield
  • Paul Riesebieter

Membership and Promotion Committee

Review membership and dues structure issues. This Committee is also charged with the review and recommendation of potential opportunities that will result in increased awareness of RICOWI and its mission.
  • Lynne Lawry — Chair
  • Mike Ennis
  • Helene Hardy-Pierce
  • Steven Linscheid
  • Rick Olson
  • William Tipton
  • Adam Tomlinson
  • Eric Velliquette

Moisture Control and Green Committee

Identify RICOWI's role with respect to moisture control issues and green roof issues by idenifying roof performance metrics that affect PV, wind turbines, vegetated roofs and moisture issues.
  • Jonathan Belnap — Chair
  • Bas Baskaran
  • Darden Cobb
  • Parthiv Dangodara
  • Andre Desjarlais
  • Mike Ennis
  • Pat Hiltman
  • Jason Hoerter
  • John Kouba
  • Scott Kriner
  • Chuck Miccolis
  • Roger Morrison
  • Christopher Payne
  • CJ Sharp
  • Adam Tomlinson

Strategic Planning Committee

Review the objectives of RICOWI and recommend changes as needed.
  • Lynne Christensen — Chair
  • Tanya Brown-Giammanco
  • Andre Desjarlais
  • Douglas Dewey
  • Mike Ennis
  • Rick Olson

Underlayment Committee

Identify RICOWI's role with respect to underlayment issues in the roofing industry. The Underlayment Committee will identify and collect research, data and current standards to better understand the long term performance.
  • Rick Olson — Chair
  • Michael Bryson
  • Lynne Christensen
  • Andre Desjarlais
  • Douglas Dewey
  • John Gimple
  • Pat Hiltman
  • Thomas Kelly
  • John Kouba
  • Christopher Payne
  • Marcin Pazera
  • Aaron Phillips
  • David Roodvoets
  • Annette Sindar

WIP Mobilization Committee

Monitor potential hurricanes and assess whether or not to mobilize the WIP teams.
  • Mike Ennis
  • Rick Olson
  • David Roodvoets

WIP Oversight Committee

This committee will provide the oversight of the WIP including the onsite logistics and data collection for the Wind Event. The committee will also have oversight on the formal report writing and if a subcontractor is utilized will help manage the needs and costs of this program.
  • John Kouba — Chair
  • Phil Mayfield — Vice Chair
  • David Balistreri
  • Bas Baskaran
  • Jonathan Belnap
  • Michael Bryson
  • James Bush
  • Parthiv Dangodara
  • Douglas Dewey
  • Brad Draper
  • Mike Ennis
  • John Gimple
  • Jamie Gold
  • Helene Hardy-Pierce
  • Dave Harvey
  • Pat Hiltman
  • Al Janni
  • Jay Johnson
  • Dave Keeton
  • Thomas Kelly
  • Jim Koontz
  • Lynne Lawry
  • Robert LeClare
  • Steven Linscheid
  • Dale McLean
  • Chuck Miccolis
  • Roger Morrison
  • Rick Olson
  • Christopher Payne
  • Marcin Pazera
  • Paul Riesebieter
  • David Roodvoets — Program Coordinator
  • Michael Schroeder
  • CJ Sharp
  • Wade Shepherd
  • Lee Shoemaker
  • Annette Sindar
  • Wade Sticht
  • Brad Van Dam
  • Eric Velliquette
  • James Walas
  • Patty Wood-Shields
  • Andrew Zickell
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