SBCA Board & Committees

Meet SBCA's Executive Board & Committee Members

Gene Frogale | SBCA President

SBCA President, Gene Frogale

In October 2021, Gene Frogale began his term as SBCA President. Gene is currently president of Annandale Millwork and Allied Systems in Chantilly, Virginia. He went to the first BCMC in 1990 and got involved with the Capital Area Chapter in the mid-1990s. Since attending his first SBCA meeting in 2010, he's been more involved in SBCA.

Roles and Responsibilities of SBCA Committees:
  • Bring ideas and focus to the goals and objectives the committee should accomplish for the year.
  • Help develop and prioritize the tasks to be accomplished.
  • From these priorities help define an implementation strategy.
  • From this strategy help define the SBCA budget for the year.
  • Assist and mentor staff in making progress on the committee strategy.

Board Nomination Form

Board of Directors

Gene Frogale

Gene Frogale

President, Annandale Millwork and Allied Systems - Chantilly

President thru BCMC 2023

Jeff Taake

Jeff Taake

VP Manufacturing & Commercial Sales, Regional Mgr, Mead Lumber Co. (Co)

President-Elect/Treasurer thru BCMC 2024

Larry G Dix II

Larry G Dix II

Owner, Apex Truss

Secretary thru BCMC 2024

Michael L Ruede

Michael L Ruede

Executive Vice President & COO, A-1 Industries of Florida, Inc. (Co)

Past President - Immediate thru BCMC 2022

Kent J Pagel

Kent J Pagel

President, Pagel, Davis & Hill, P.C.

Legal Counsel

Roger Helgeson

Roger Helgeson

President, The Truss Company (Co)

Executive Committee Rep thru BCMC 2024

Joseph D Hikel

Joseph D Hikel

President/CEO, Shelter Systems Limited (Co)

Executive Committee Rep thru BCMC 2022

Scott Ward

Scott Ward

Principal, Southern Components, Inc. (Co)

Executive Committee Rep thru BCMC 2022

Kevin Kraft

Vice President & General Manager, Alpine, an ITW Company - Glenview

Director - Associate thru BCMC 2022

Christopher Tatge

Co-Owner, Dynamic Construction

NFC Representative thru BCMC 2022

Barry E Dixon

CEO, True House Inc. - Jacksonville, Alta Drive

At-Large Representative thru BCMC 2022

James C Finkenhoefer

Vice President of Operations, True House Inc. - Grayson

At-Large Representative thru BCMC 2022

Greg Griggs

Greg Griggs

Senior Vice President Manufacturing, Builders FirstSource - Kennesaw

At-Large Representative thru BCMC 2024

Jason Hikel

Jason Hikel

Director of IT, Shelter Systems Limited (Co)

At-Large Representative thru BCMC 2024

Ken Kucera

VP Installed Sales & Manufacturing, 84 Lumber Company (Co)

At-Large Representative thru BCMC 2024

Cheryl Lewis

Nvo Construction (Co)

At-Large Representative through January 2025

Shawn Overholtzer

SVP Components West Division, California TrusFrame LLC (Co)

At-Large Representative thru BCMC 2024

Richard P Parrino

General Manager, Plum Building Systems, LLC - Waukee

At-Large Representative thru BCMC 2022

Jeff Smith

Jeff Smith

President/CEO, Trussway

At-Large Representative thru BCMC 2022

Greg Dahlstrom

Greg Dahlstrom

Assistant Branch Manager, Villaume Industries, Inc.

Chapter Representative thru Feb 2023

Josh Dermer

Josh Dermer

Designer/QC Manager, American Truss LLC

Chapter Representative through January 2025

Howard E Gauger

Engineering Department Manager, Carpenter Contractors of America - Belvidere

Chapter Representative thru BCMC 2024

Josh Hendrickson

Josh Hendrickson

Director of Sales , Wilson Lumber - Madison

Chapter Representative thru March 2022

BJ Louws

President, Louws Truss, Inc. - Burlington

Chapter Representative thru BCMC 2022

David J Mitchell

General Manager, Engineered Building Design, L.C.

Chapter Representative thru BCMC 2022

Justin Richardson

Justin Richardson

President of Richardson Industries, Richco Structures

Chapter Representative thru March 2022

Steve Strom

V.P. Oregon Operations, The Truss Company - Eugene

Chapter Representative thru May 2022

Javan L Yoder

Exec. VP, Stark Truss Company, Inc. - Canton 1

Chapter Representative thru BCMC 2022

Mike Callahan

Director , Kyocera-SENCO Industrial Tools

Associate Representative through January 2023

Jess Lohse

Jess Lohse

Structural Building Components Association (Co)

Staff