DISCA Board of Directors Welcomes New Leadership
HILLSBOROUGH, January 31, 2019 – The Drywall & Interior Systems Contractors Association (DISCA) Board of Directors, in accordance with by-laws and customs, recently elected new officers to fill the roles of president, vice president and treasurer. The new officers began their terms on January 1, 2019.
DISCA Board of Directors is pleased to welcome Jessica Sheppard of DePalma Contracting, Inc. as our new president. Mrs. Sheppard noted that she is “honored and privileged to lead DISCA as we look forward to the continuous advocacy of union interior systems contractors.” “My priorities include strengthening our position in the industry and actively growing our association’s advocacy at the state and local levels,” said Sheppard. Sheppard has been a member of DISCA since 2007 and has served on the Board since 2013. She served as DISCA Vice President from 2017 to 2018 during which time she also chaired the Educational Conference Committee.
In addition, DISCA Board of Directors welcomes Joe Donofrio of Interstate Drywall Corporation as Vice-President and Thomas Krug of Shane Construction, LLC as Treasurer.
“This is an unprecedented time of change and DISCA’s Board of Directors, comprised of exceptional leaders with diverse expertise and perspectives in the Union Contractor Industry, is well-positioned to meet these important challenges on behalf of the membership,” said DISCA Interim Executive Director Bill Umbach.
The mission of the Drywall and Interior Systems Contractors Association of New Jersey is to provide a platform in which union interior systems contractors, and their suppliers and manufacturers, can share their collective experience, talent and knowledge to develop, promote and improve the industry. DISCA accomplishes its mission by:
- Providing a platform for sharing information and ideas
- Promoting the industry
- Promoting industry best practices
- Providing resources to members
- Unifying contractors with common objectives
- Being the bargaining agent for its members
Drywall & Interior Systems Contractors Association – New Jersey
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