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

Laurie Gross, Chair

Laurie Gross, Chair
President

Gross Electric, Inc.
Toledo, Ohio

Rick Seidman, Chair Elect

Rick Seidman, Chair Elect
President and CEO

Quoizel, Inc.
Goose Creek, South Carolina

Matt Hulett, CLMR, Secretary

Matt Hulett, CLMR, Secretary
President

Spectrum Hulett Group
Blythewood, South Carolina

Troy Lee, Treasurer

Troy Lee, Treasurer
President

Savoy House
Duluth, Georgia

Richard Alan, CLMR, Past Chair

Richard Alan, CLMR, Past Chair
Owner and President

Richard Alan & Assoc.
Katy, Texas

Eric Jacobson, CAE

Eric Jacobson, CAE
President and CEO

American Lighting Association
Dallas, Texas

Cathy Choi

Cathy Choi
President

Bulbrite Industries Inc.

Moonachie, New Jersey

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, Florida

Gabriel Trinidad

Gabriel Trinidad
General Manager

Lighting Incorporated
Austin, Texas

Bob Warmbold

Bob Warmbold
Owner

Accent Lighting
Lake Oswego, Oregon

Pam Willis

Pam Willis
Principal

Walker & Willis, Inc.
New England