NAPSA Announces the 2013 Board of Directors

NAPSA is proud to share that Ken Lindsey of Commercial Power Sweep in Napa, CA, has been elected to serve as the next NAPSA Board President.

When you visit the Governance page of the NAPSA website (, you will soon notice a few changes. NAPSA is proud to share that Ken Lindsey of Commercial Power Sweep in Napa, CA, has been elected to serve as the next NAPSA Board President. Ken has been a NAPSA member since 2009 and has represented NAPSA on the Board of Directors serving as vice-president as well as chairman of the Legislative Committee

Sylvia Richards of Asphalt Enterprises, Inc. in Raleigh, NC, has been elected to serve as NAPSA Vice President. In addition to serving as a Contractor Director, Sylvia has been working for NAPSA on the Marketing and Web Committee and has been instrumental with NAPSA’s recent webinar on "The Down and Dirty on Google Docs and Apps."

Ken and Sylvia are not the only folks with a new position on the board. NAPSA is pleased to share that three new faces will be representing the membership starting in January. Latasha Crenshaw from AC Sweepers in Kennesaw, GA, and Randy Hite from Piedmont Property Services, Inc. in High Point, NC, will be representing NAPSA as Contractor Directors. Greg Heyer of Schwarze Industries in Huntsville, AL, will be fulfilling the need of Associate Director. NAPSA is pleased to have these new additions and know their unique talents will bring the industry value.

Joining the new faces at the Board table will be the remaining members of the Board of Directors which include:

Past President: Jim Larko, Katsam Enterprises, St. Louis, MO

Secretary: Mark Carter, Bill’s Sweeping Service, Inc., Orange, CA

Treasurer: Gregg Blair, Warren, PA

Contractor Director: Gabriel Vitale, C & L Sweeper Service Corp., Jackson, NJ

Contractor Director: Debbie Jacketta, Jacketta Sweeping Service, Salt Lake City, UT

Contractor Director: Jim Dodson, Mid-state Industrial Service, Eugene, OR

Contractor Director: Pete Phillips, Clean Sweep, Chattanooga, TN

Associate Director: Frank Chulick, Stewart-Amos Sweeper Company, Harrisburg, PA

Associate Director: Tracy Day, Nite-Hawk Sweepers, Kent, WA

Associate Director: Bryan Young, TYMCO, Inc., Waco, TX

NAPSA would like to thank these leaders for giving to the industry though donation of time, service and talent. We look forward to growth in 2013! T

The North American Power Sweeping Association (NAPSA) is a nonprofit association made up of 300+ contract sweepers, service providers and sweeping equipment dealers, manufacturers and suppliers. NAPSA is dedicated to providing beneficial support to the membership and enhancing services to the sweeping industry.

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