Board of Governors


The ALA Board of Governors consists of 12 members, including four manufacturers, four sales representatives, and four showroom members. The objectives of the Board are to provide direction to the association; establish policy, approve programs and the annual budget; conduct strategic planning retreats to ensure the association’s priorities and objectives remain clear; and to ensure the organization is progressing in meeting objectives and addressing industry and member needs.

Board

Richard Alan, CLMR, Chair

Richard Alan, CLMR, Chair
Owner and President

Richard Alan & Assoc.
Katy, Texas

Eric Jacobson, CAE

Eric Jacobson, CAE
President and CEO

American Lighting Association
Dallas, Texas

Laurie Gross, Chair Elect

Laurie Gross, Chair Elect
President

Gross Electric, Inc.
Toledo, Ohio

Matt Hulett, CLMR, Secretary

Matt Hulett, CLMR, Secretary
President

Spectrum Hulett Group
Blythewood, S.C.

Rick Seidman, Treasurer

Rick Seidman, Treasurer
President and CEO

Quoizel, Inc.
Goose Creek, S.C.

Brandon Levin, Immediate Past Chair

Brandon Levin, Immediate Past Chair
President

Justice Design Group
Los Angeles, Calif.

Jim Decker

Jim Decker
Executive Vice President Sales & Marketing

Hinkley
Cleveland, Ohio

Michael Gladstone

Michael Gladstone
General Manager

Royal Lighting
North York, Ontario

Martha Graham, CLMR

Martha Graham, CLMR
Owner

Martha Graham & Associates
Nokomis, Fla.

Troy Lee

Troy Lee
President

Savoy House
Duluth, Ga.

Gabriel Trinidad

Gabriel Trinidad
General Manager

Lighting Incorporated
Austin, Texas

Bob Warmbold

Bob Warmbold
Owner

Accent Lighting
Lake Oswego, Ore.

Pam Willis

Pam Willis
Principal

Walker & Willis, Inc.
New England Region