Leadership & Staff

OFFICERS

Greg Beavers

President
Wise Products Inc.

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Charles-Olivier Dumont

Vice President
Victoriaville & Co.

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Lori Eanes

Treasurer
C&L Containers, Inc.

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Justin Thacker

Past President
Thacker Casket Manufacturing

PROFESSIONAL STAFF

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Timothy Murphy, CAE

Chief Executive Officer

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Brian Lewis, CAE, CVA

Associate Executive Director

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Ronnie Smith

Membership & Meetings Coordinator

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Aubry Miller

Communications Coordinator

PAST PRESIDENTS

2024-2025Charles-Olivier Dumont, Victoriaville & Co.
2023-2024Greg Beavers, Wise Products, Inc.
2022-2023Justin Thacker, Thacker Caskets
2021-2022Jeanette Hiemstra, Keith M. Merrick Company
2019-2021Michael Mims, Cherokee Casket Company
2018-2019Christopher J. Boots, C.J. Boots Casket Company
2017-2018Rodney Robinson, Southern Craft Manufacturing, Inc.
2016-2017Gerald “Jerry” Burchett, PPG Industries
2015-2016Peter Galletly, Tiedemann-Bevs Industries
2014-2015Tina Houck, Schuylkill Haven Casket Co. 
2013-2014Lou Tobia, Jr., New England Casket Co.
2012-2013Len Weber, Aurora Casket Co.
2011-2012
John Malone, Mac Machine & Metal Works
2010-2011
Kevin L. Thomson, Dixline Corp.
2009-2010
Scott Jones, Service Casket Co.
2008-2009
Kaye Starnes, Edgecombe Casket Co.
2007-2008
Stephen F. Duffy, Matthews Casket Division
2006-2007*
Michael K. Fleming, Keith M. Merrick Co.
2005-2006
Charles B. Shaw, Astral Industries Inc.
2004-2005
Joel P. VerPlank, VerPlank Enterprises, Inc.
2003-2004
Robert McCabe, W & M Manufacturing Co.
2002-2003
Dennis W. McEntire, Capital City Casket Co.
2001-2002
David R. Christian, AMPCOR II
2000-2001
Mark Pennington, Halo International Corp.
1999-2000
Louis F. Tobia, New England Casket Co.
1998-1999
Roger W. Sevedge, Artco Casket Co.
1997-1998
Richard S. Beck, Embalmers’ Supply Co.
1996-1997
Robert C. Galletly, Jr., Theo. Tiedemann & Sons
1995-1996
William T. Fretwell, Freeman Metal Products Inc.
1994-1995*
David A. Beck, The Clark Grave Vault Co.
1993-1994*
Stephen K. Newcomer, Artco Casket Co.
1992-1993
David A. Hazelett, Astral Industries, Inc.
1991-1992*
James R. York, StarCorp.
1990-1991*
Robert W. Roark, Roark Casket Co.
1989-1990*
Raymond H. Royster, Orange State Casket
1988-1989
Marquis E. Garrett, Clarksburg Casket Co.
1987-1988*
Donald W. Houck, Schuylkill Haven Casket Co.
1986-1987
James C. Peacock, Balanced Line Casket Co.
1985-1986
Richard L. Hamm, Paul Casket Co.
1983-1985
Vincent S. Lolacono, Bridge Casket Co.
1981-1983
William H. Boies, Royal Casket Co.
1979-1981
Alwyn D. Staley, Southern Coffin & Casket Co.
1977-1979*
Chester Martin, Progress Industries Inc.
1975-1977*
Cyrill A. Bielek, York-Hoover Corp.
1973-1975*
John V. Pollitt, Mission Casket Co.
1971-1973*
Paul S. Mory, Jr., Boyertown Burial Casket Co.
1969-1971*
Albert C. Gunther, Milwaukee Casket Co.
1967-1969*
John C. Beck, Balanced Line Casket Co.
1965-1967*
Robert J. Flint, Dakota Casket Co.
1963-1965
M.T. McGillicuddy, National Casket Co.
1961-1963*
A.H. Staley, Southern Coffin & Casket Co.
1959-1961*
LeRoy R. Derr, Boyertown Burial Casket Co.
1957-1959*
Stanley F. Youngflesh, J.M. Hutton & Co.
1955-1957*
Bart B. Grote, Dubuque Casket Co.
1952-1955*
Fred E. Schortemeier, Indianapolis Casket Co.
1950-1952*
Frank V.E. Koll, Minnesota Casket Co.
1948-1950*
H.L. Stein, National Casket Co.
1946-1948*
S.H. Drake, Drake Casket Co.
1945-1946*
W. Earl Caldwell, Florence Casket Co.
1940-1945*
Armin Mauthe, Northern Casket Co.
1938-1940*
E. Ralph Paris, Atlanta Casket Co.
1936-1938*
H.A. Monnoyer, Marsellus Casket Co.
1934-1936*
Earl T. Newcomer, Tribute Casket Co.
1932-1934*
J.P. Linahan, J.P. Linahan, Inc.
1930-1932*
Lon S. Ashley, Northwestern Casket Co.
1928-1930*
C.H. Logan, Decatur Casket Co.
1926-1928*
Frank E. Guthrie, National Casket Co.
1924-1926*
E.W. Burtis, Evansville Casket Co.
1922-1924*
J.L. Scott, Burlington Casket Co.
1920-1922*
William Mauthe, Northern Casket Co.
1918-1920*
Philip B. Heintz, National Casket Co.
1916-1918*
Austin B. Breed, Crane & Breed Casket Co.
1914-1916*
Alexander K. Gage, Detroit Casket Co.
1913-1914*
Charles H. Baird, Kansas City Casket Co.