Board of Education

The Board of Education (BOE) advises the association on key issues and member needs by
providing direction and guidance in the development of industry relevant education and training.

Board Members

Greg Stanger, 

Stanger Industries
Kansas City, MO

Cordell Ballew

Project Manager

Vaughan Mechanical Inc.

Kansas City, MO

Chris Champagne

Operations Manager

P1 Group Inc.

Lenexa, KS

Rebecca David

Vice President, Human Resources

U.S. Engineering Company

Kansas City, MO

David Elmore

Service Manager

Metro Air Conditioning

Shawnee, KS

Cheryl Gerstner

Owner Operator

She Digs It, LLC

Blue Springs, MO


Marcus Gilmore

Business Development Manager


Kansas City, MO

Shannon Nicklaus


Pittsburg State University

Pittsburg, KS

Mark Raby

Vice President

CDI Industrial & Mechanical Contractors

Kansas City, KS

Blair Roedel

Project Manager

MMC Contractors Inc.

Kansas City, MO

Jim Rogers

Partner/VP Business Development

Martin Mechanical Inc.

Kansas City, MO

Robert Atkinson
Safety Manager
MMC Contractors Inc.
Kansas City, MO

Staff Liaisons

Bob Looman
Executive Director

Jacki Conn

Director of Education