CSDA Elects 2011 Board and Officers

2011 Board members were elected at the 39th Annual CSDA Convention and Tech Fair, held March 10-12, 2011 in Bonita Springs, Florida.

The Concrete Sawing & Drilling Association (CSDA) is pleased to announce 2011 Board members who were elected at the 39th Annual CSDA Convention and Tech Fair, held March 10-12, 2011 in Bonita Springs, Florida.

Six Board members, whose terms expire in 2013, were elected. They are Roger Allen, Diamond Tools Technology, Buffalo Grove, Illinois; Ty Conner, Austin Enterprise, Bakersfield, California; Mike Greene, Greene's, Inc., Woods Cross, Utah; Larry Liddle, Diamond Products, Elyria, Ohio; Kellie Vazquez, Holes Incorporated, Houston, Texas and Kevin Warnecke, ICS, Blount Inc., Portland, Oregon.

Top row (from left to right): Roger Allen, Kevin Warnecke, Kevin Baron, Tim Beckman, Steve Garrison, Donna Harris, Doug Walker (Past President) Bottom Row: Mike Orzechowski (Secretary/Treasurer), Jack Sondergard, Jim Dvoratchek (President), Kellie Vazquez, Judith O'Day (Vice President), Ty Conner, Patrick O'Brien (Executive Director), Larry Liddle.Returning for the second year of their term are Kevin Baron, Western Saw, Inc., Oxnard, California; Tim Beckman, Cutting Edge Services Corp., Batavia, Ohio; Steve Garrison, Hilti, Inc., Santa Fe Springs, California; Donna Harris, Concrete Renovation, San Antonio, Texas; Ron Rapper, Husqvarna Construction Products, Olathe, Kansas and Jack Sondergard, Central Concrete Cutting, Inc., Edgar, Wisconsin.

"I'm really happy to have been reelected to serve a second term as a member of the CSDA Board of Directors," said Kellie Vazquez. "This is a great opportunity to work with my peers and continue to advance and shape the industry in which we work. I am also part of the CSDA Next Generation group, and so I will be working hard to get more younger concrete cutters involved in the association's committees and events" she added.

The CSDA Officers were also present at the event. Jim Dvoratchek, Hard Rock Concrete Cutters, Wheeling, Illinois, returns for his second stint as CSDA President, having last held the position in 1999-2000. Judith O'Day, Terra Diamond Industrial, Salt Lake City, Utah now serves as Vice President while Mike Orzechowski, DITEQ Corporation, Lee's Summit, Missouri, takes up the role of Secretary/Treasurer. Doug Walker, Atlantic Concrete Cutting, Inc., Mount Holly, New Jersey, serves as Past President and Patrick O'Brien continues to serve as Executive Director.

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