Chapter Leadership is comprised of our Executive Board (President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer) and our Board Members.

The organization is overseen by the National Construction Specifications Institute. Our Chapter falls into the Great Lakes Region.

Executive Board

President

ED AVINK, CSI, CDT, CCS
President

Progressive AE


avinke@progressiveae.com

President-Elect

GARY BEIMERS, FCSI, CDT, CSC, SCIP
President-Elect

GB Consulting


gbeimers@comcast.net

Secretary

CASEY GROSS CSI, CDT
Secretary

Progressive AE

grossc@progressiveae.com

Treasurer

BRADLEY HAYDEN, CSI
Treasurer

Tremco

BHayden@tremcoinc.com


Board Members

BEN BUTER, CSI
Director
Membership Chair

Verso Agency

bbuter@versoagency.com

JANA COOPER, CSI, RA, LEED AP
Director
Women’s Group Chair

JLVS Design

jvansingel@hotmail.com

GRAHAM FORBES, CSI, CDT, AIA
Director

Progressive AE

forbesg@progressiveae.com

JESSICA M. THIEBOUT, CSI, RA, REWC, FMPC
Director

SME


jessica.thiebout@sme-usa.com


JUSTIN DEMARCO, CSI, CDT
Past-President

BASF


justin.demarco@basf.com