NATE announced today that Board of Directors’ members Jimmy Miller, Victor Drouin and Kevin Dougherty were elected by their peers to serve on the Association’s Executive Committee for the upcoming year. The Association made the announcement on the first day of the NATE UNITE 2022 Conference and Trade Show in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Jimmy Miller, President and CEO of MILLERCO in Gulfport, Mississippi, was re-elected to serve as the Chairman of the Board of Directors. Miller has served on the NATE Board of Directors for eleven years and also currently participates as a member of the Association’s Legislative & Regulatory Committee and Financial Investment Committee. Miller, entering his fourth year as Chairman, has had an active tenure at the helm of the Association, having played a prominent role presiding over the organization’s explosive growth and enhanced visibility throughout the industry ecosystem.
Victor Drouin, President of Green Mountain Communications, Inc. in Pembroke, New Hampshire was elected to serve as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors. Drouin has served on the NATE Board of Directors for four years, and also currently serves as the Board Oversight to the Trade Show Committee. Drouin also currently serves as the Vice President of the 501(c)(3) non-profit Tower Family Foundation.
Kevin Dougherty, President of MILLENNIA CONTRACTING, INC. in New Castle, Delaware, was elected to serve as Secretary/Treasurer of the Board of Directors. Dougherty has been a member of the NATE Board of Directors for six years and has fulfilled a variety of other leadership roles during his tenure with NATE, including service on the Financial Investment Committee, OSHA Relations Committee, Workforce Development Committee, STAR Initiative Ad-Hoc Committee and Board Oversight for the production of the Vertical Freedom feature length documentary.
“I would like to congratulate Jimmy, Victor and Kevin on being selected by their colleagues on the NATE Board of Directors to serve on the Executive Committee,” stated Chief Operating Officer Paula Nurnberg. “Having steady leadership with our visionary executive team will enable the Association to continue to grow, evolve and accomplish our long-term strategic plan objectives,” added Nurnberg.
NATE also plans to formally honor departing Board member John Paul (JP) Jones, President of Tower & Turbine Technologies LLC in Cedar Park, Texas, for his leadership and years of service to the Association during the NATE UNITE 2022 Awards Luncheon on Wednesday, February 23 in Las Vegas, Nevada.