November 27th 2012
CFSA Elects 2012-13 Officers and Directors
Chicago, Ill. - November 15, 2012 - The Casket & Funeral Supply Association of America (CFSA) is pleased to announce its 2012-13 Board of Directors and Officers. CFSA members elected Leonard (Len) Weber, Senior Vice President, Manufacturing & Logistics, Aurora Casket Company, Aurora, Indiana, as President. Mr. Weber is the 63rd person elected to this office in the association's 99-year history.
Joining Mr. Weber as CFSA Officers are: Louis Tobia, Jr. (Vice President), New England Casket Co., East Boston, Mass.; Tina Houck (Treasurer), Schuylkill Haven Casket Company, Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania; and John Malone (Immediate Past President), Mac Machine & Metal Works, Connersville, Indiana.
Newly-elected Directors are: Alain Dumont, Victoriaville Funeral Supplies, Inc., Victoriaville, Quebec, Canada; Peggy Rouzzo, Nomis Publications, Inc., Youngstown, Ohio; and Betsy VerPlank-Kerl, VerPlank Enterprises, Inc., Iron City, Tennessee. Each director will serve a three-year term.
They join Directors: Michael Beardsley, Thacker Casket Manufacturing; Christopher Boots, C.J. Boots Casket Co.; Gerald (Jerry) Burchett, IVC Industrial Coatings; Margaret (Peg) Deaton, Deaton-Kennedy; Michael Mims, Cherokee Casket Co.; and Joseph Strubel, Connersville Paint.
About the Casket & Funeral Supply Association of America, Inc. (CFSA)
CFSA is a professional association of funeral suppliers that provide goods and services to death care professionals. We promote communication and fellowship within the industry, and offer resources that enhance members' businesses so that the public may continue to receive the full benefit of memorialization. Headquartered in Lake Bluff, Illinois, CFSA has nearly 200 member firms throughout North America. For more information, contact George A. Buckley, Jr., JD, CAE, Executive Director, at 847-295-6630 or firstname.lastname@example.org.