ASA Education Foundation Announces Board of Trustees for 2015

ASA Education Foundation Announces Board of Trustees for 2015



Benjamin Stephens
Director of Marketing & Communications

American Supply Association
(630) 467-0000 x 203,

John Mills of WHCI Takes the Reigns as President

Chicago, IL – January 7, 2015 - The ASA Education Foundation, the PHCP/Industrial and Mechanical PVF industry’s resource for training and education, has announced this year’s Board of Trustees, including a new slate of officers.


President – John Mills, WHCI Plumbing Supply Company, Union City, CA
President-Elect – Christopher Fasano, Torrco, Waterbury, CT

Treasurer – Todd Ford, Central States Group, Omaha, NE
Secretary – Mike Adelizzi, American Supply Association, Chicago, IL
Executive Director – Amy Black, ASA Education Foundation, Chicago, IL



Jeffrey Beall, Affiliated Distributors, Wayne, PA
Stewart Chaffee
, Rich-Tomkins Co., Inc., Aston, PA
Rogers Earl
, Valley Supply Company, Elkins, WV
Rick Fantham
,   Hajoca Corporation, Ardmore, PA
Coley Herrin
, Plumbing Distributors, Inc., Lawrenceville, GA
Dale Hurd
, All-Tex Pipe & Supply, Dallas, TX                                                                       
Patrick McGowan
, Thos. Somerville Co., Upper Marlboro, MD
John McKenzie
, WinWholesale, Inc., Dayton, OH
Mark McNitt
, Ferguson Enterprises, Inc., Newport News, VA
Annamaria Nagy
, Hajoca Corporation, Ardmore, PA
Dwight Newton
, Zoeller Pump Company, Louisville, KY
Lindsey Portnoy Rodner
, Aaron & Company, Inc., Piscataway, NJ
Kendrick Reaves
, Cash Acme, Cullman, AL
Bill Shea
, Mueller Industries, Inc., Memphis, TN
Gray Uhl
, American Standard, Piscataway, NJ
Mark Whittington
, Elkay Manufacturing Company, Oak Brook, IL

“This Board truly represents all aspects of our industry, ensuring that only the best professional development tools are delivered through the ASA Education Foundation,” stated John Mills, newly-elected president. "We have representation from national and regional wholesalers, manufacturers, manufacturers’ representatives and a major buying group.  We have gained great momentum over the past few years and the trustees are looking forward to continuing to build upon ASA University, delivering even more value as a relevant benefit to the entire industry.”

The ASA Education Foundation is a self-sustaining organization that researches the training needs of the plumbing, heating, cooling and industrial & mechanical pipe, valves & fittings industries. The Foundation then develops, promotes and delivers and/or facilitates programs that will satisfy those needs cost-effectively. Industry-best programming, such as ProductPro product knowledge, Essentials business basics and now ASA-U Online, can be found in ASA University and purchased through the ASA University Store at
ASA Headquarters and Education Foundation
1200 N. Arlington Heights Road, #150
Itasca, IL 60143
P: 630.467.0000
F: 630.467.0001