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

Kris Quackenbush, Chair

Kris Quackenbush, Chair
President

The Carlson Group
Folsom, Calif.

Eric Jacobson, CAE

Eric Jacobson, CAE
President and CEO

American Lighting Association
Dallas, Texas

Peter de Steiger, Immediate Past Chair

Peter de Steiger, Immediate Past Chair
CEO

Ray Lighting Centers
Sterling Heights, Mich.

Brandon Levin - Chair-elect

Brandon Levin - Chair-elect
President

Justice Design Group
Los Angeles, Calif.

Nathan Frampton, LS, Secretary

Nathan Frampton, LS, Secretary
President and CEO

Fanimation
Zionsville, Ind.

Laurie Gross, Treasurer

Laurie Gross, Treasurer
President

Gross Electric, Inc.
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Richard Alan, CLMR

Richard Alan, CLMR
Owner and President

Richard Alan & Assoc.
Katy, Texas

Jim Decker

Jim Decker
Executive Vice President Sales & Marketing

Hinkley
Cleveland, Ohio

Matt Hulett, CLMR

Matt Hulett, CLMR
President

Spectrum Hulett Group
Blythewood, S.C.

Dave McKee

Dave McKee
COO

Seattle Lighting
Seattle, Wash.

Fred Naimer

Fred Naimer
President

Montreal Lighting & Hardware
Mont-Royal, Quebec City

Rick Seidman

Rick Seidman
President and CEO

Quoizel, Inc.
Goose Creek, S.C.

Gabriel Trinidad

Gabriel Trinidad
General Manager

Lighting Incorporated
Austin, Texas

Pam Willis

Pam Willis
Principal

Walker & Willis, Inc.
New England Region