Thirteen Candidates Vie for Eight RVIA Board Seats
Five manufacturer seats carrying three-year terms are open on the Board for six candidates running. The manufacturer candidates include Andy Baer, vice president of sales and marketing at KZ-RV Inc.; John Draheim, president and CEO of Fleetwood RV; Pam Graber, owner and vice president of operations at Open Range RV; Jeff Hanemaayer, co-chairman of Roadtrek Motorhomes Inc.; Dan Shea, president of the towable division at Gulf Stream Coach Inc.; and Tim Tiffin, general manager of Tiffin Motor Homes.
Two at-large seats carrying three-year terms are in contention on the Board this year. The four candidates vying for those spots include Garry Enyart, director of RV business at Cummins Power Generation; Matt Grierson, general manager of Foremost Transport; Jeff Rutherford, president of Carefree of Colorado; and Tim Stephens, president of Atwood Mobile Products LLC.
The three candidates running for one supplier seat carrying a three-year term are Jon Corn, president of RV-ID Inc.; Craig Floyd, national sales manager of Technology Research Corp. (TRC); and Kevin Phillips, executive vice president of Thetford Corp.
The official representatives from RVIA member companies will elect candidates in each category to serve on the Board of Directors for the term beginning Oct. 1. The elections will take place electronically through August.
RVIA’s Nominating Committee is chaired by Matt Miller of Newmar Corp., and it also includes Norm Jacobson of Lance Camper Manufacturing Corp., and Doug Whyte of Dometic Corp.