The National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA) recognized Rick Holden, COO of Derr Flooring in Willow Grove, Pa., with its Industry Leadership Award during the Wood Flooring Expo in St. Louis.
NWFA 2015 board is as follows:
Chairman: Jeff Fairbanks, Palo Duro Hardwoods, Denver, Co.
Vice chairman: Tommy Maxwell, Maxwell Hardwood Flooring, Monticello, Ark.
Treasurer: Chris Zizza, C&R Flooring, Westwood, Mass.
Secretary: Craig Dupra, Installers Warehouse, Rochester, N.Y.
Past chairman: John Lessick, Apex Wood Floors, Downers Grove, Ill.
Directors: Kevin Murphy, Trinity Hardwood Dist, Austin, Texas
John Wooten, CMH Space Flooring Products, Wadesboro, N.C.
Julie Russell, Glitsa, a division of Rudd Co., Seattle
Scott Sandlin, Shaw Industries, Dalton
Brenda Cashion, Pinnacle Interior Elements, Carrollton, Texas
Ex-officio directors: Jim Gould, Floor Covering Institute, St. Louis
Avi Hadad, Avi's Hardwood Floors, El Sobrante, Calif.
Steve Brattin, SVB Wood Floor Service, Grandview, Mo.
Jon Namba, Namba Services, Salt Lake City, Utah
Lenny Hall, Endurance Floor Co., West Park, Fla.
Dan Natkin, Mannington Wood Floors, Salem, N.J.
Jon Smith, Smith Flooring, Mountain View, Mo.
For more information, visit nwfa.org.