NTRCA (North Texas Roofing Contractors Association) 2016 Board of Directors and Annual Award Winners

The North Texas Roofing Contractors Association (NTRCA), a regional association for residential and commercial roofing contractors, distributors, manufacturers and associates who maintain the highest industry standards, announces its new 2016 board of directors and the winners of two prestigious annual awards honoring those who have made significant contributions to the roofing industry in North Texas.

During this year's Awards Banquet, held February 6, winners of the "Associate of the Year" and "Industry Leader of the Year" awards were announced and recognized for their significant contributions to the North Texas roofing industry and for their exceptional service. Past winners meet annually to choose each year’s new honorees.

The "Industry Leader of the Year" honor, the association's most prestigious recognition, was awarded to Judy Smith of Lon Smith Roofing. The "Associate of the Year" honor was awarded to John Gibson of C-CAP.  

The 2016 NTRCA board members were also announced during the Awards Banquet. 

The NTRCA board officers for 2016 are:

  • Matt Hines, president & CEO of MRB Contractors (2016 NTRCA board president)
  • AJ Huckaby, owner at Springtree Roofing and Restoration (past president)
  • Holly Green, owner at Brettco Roofing (president-elect)
  • Jo Ann Moreno, territory manager at GAF (treasurer)

Other members of the 2016 NTRCA board of directors are:

  • Gina Beakley, director of operations at Titan Contractors
  • Adam Buttorff, president at Renown Construction Inc.
  • Charles Cross, Jr., commercial sales at Zenith Roofing
  • Darcy Dierking, territory manager at West End Roofing
  • Paul Duncan, president at Trinity Roofing and Construction
  • Mike Huddleston, owner of Mike Huddleston Roofing Systems
  • Bo Jackson, sales manager at Owens Corning
  • Chad Lacefield, business partner at Venture Roofing Supply
  • Matt Moody, managing partner at ABC Supply
  • Bryan Pinder, territory manager at Southern Shingles
  • Dan Pitts, president at Pitts Roofing Company, Inc.
  • Matt Skipper, president at RJ Reynolds & Co Roofing, Waterproofing, Sheetmetal

Additionally, the following four experts will serve as Ex Officio NTRCA board advisors in 2016:

  • Mike Buttrey, MHBT - insurance expert
  • Karen Ensley, Cutler Smith, PC  - attorney
  • Nick Febo, ER Systems - RCAT representative
  • Craig Rainey, Supreme Roofing -- RCAT representative

“Our 2016 board of directors are committed to excellence and service in the roofing industry, and we are excited to welcome them to our organization, “ said Karen Vermaire Fox, executive director of NTRCA and owner of Quindigo Management, a Dallas/Fort Worth-based company that manages trade associations. “We look forward to their expertise and dedication in the coming year, as NTRCA continues to be the premier resource for roofing contractors working and doing business in North Texas.”

During the evening, this year’s NTRCA Golden Hammer award winners were also recognized. NTRCA’s annual Golden Hammer Awards recognize outstanding roofing projects completed during the prior year. Entries are judged each year on logistical challenges, quality workmanship, uniqueness, difficulty, time constraints, innovative solutions and safety challenges.

Contractors selected to win this year’s Golden Hammer Award for Community Service Projects were: Brettco Roofing for their work on the Sharon Thompson residence and Supreme Roofing for its work on Sunshine Village, a nonprofit organization. 

Commercial Contractors winning a Golden Hammer Award this year were: Castro Roofing for its work on the SMU Owen Arts Center; KPost Company for its work on the AT&T Stadium Logo; and Supreme Roofing for its work on Baylor Scott & White Medical Center in Irving, Texas. 

Residential Contractors awarded a Golden Hammer this year were: Buzz Roofing & Construction for its work on the Guinnup residence; Roofing Giant for its work on the Schmaltz residence; and Showtime Exteriors for its work on the Granger residence.

Scott Exteriors was awarded the 2nd Annual Green Roofing Golden Hammer Award for their work on a LEED high efficiency home with metal roofing, trim and siding.

To learn more, visit www.ntrca.com.