LAKE BLUFF, Ill. —The Casket and Funeral Supply Association of America has announced its 2017-18 board of directors and officers.
At the association’s fall conference and trade show in Indianapolis, Indiana, on Nov. 14, CFSA members elected as their president: Rodney Robinson, president of Southern Craft Manufacturing, Loretto, Tennessee. Robinson is the 68th president in the association’s 104-year history.
Joining Robinson as 2017-18 CFSA officers are: Vice President Christopher Boots, C.J. Boots Casket Company, Anderson, Indiana; Treasurer Michael Mims, Cherokee Casket Company, Griffin, Georgia; and Immediate Past President Gerald (Jerry) Burchett, national sales manager casket dvision - IVC Area Services for PPG Industries, Brazil, Indiana.
Newly-elected directors serving three-year terms are: Shannon Robinson, Matthews Aurora Funeral Solutions, Richmond, Indiana; Greg Beavers, Wise Products, Inc., Honey Grove, Texas; and, Bill Jones, Tiedemann-Bevs Industries, Richmond, Indiana.
They join returning directors: Kim Graham, Nomis Publications, Youngstown, Ohio; Craig Warner, Paragon Casket, Richmond, Indiana; Scott Jones, Jr., Service Casket Company, Columbus, Georgia; Pat Duckers, Artco Casket Company, Lenexa, Kansas; Justin Thacker, Thacker Casket Manufacturing, Clinton, Maryland; and Dan Sauder, Sauder Funeral Products, Archbold, Ohio.