Posts Tagged ‘ Jim Bishop ’

WDMA and NLBMDA Outline Policy Agendas with Energy Issues High on the List

Feb 28th, 2022

The Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) and the National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) unveiled their national policy agendas for 2022 and the items of utmost importance to its members. Energy policies, workforce development, and “easing of supply chain challenges” sit at the top of the list. Energy The NLBMDA opposes a […]

NLBMDA Meets with Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo’s Office on Lumber Volatility

Jun 14th, 2021

The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) met with Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo’s senior staff and other high-ranking Commerce Department officials late last week to discuss the ongoing concerns regarding lumber price volatility and the lumber and building material (LBM) industry. Association leadership was feeling positive after the meeting, as indicated in […]

NLBMDA Elects New Leadership Team

Apr 29th, 2021

The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) elected its new leadership team during its NLBMDA Board of Directors meeting held on Friday, April 23. Jim Bishop, owner of Kansas-based Vesta Lee Lumber Company, was elected chair and is replacing outgoing chair Bob Sanford, president of Sandford & Hawley in Connecticut. “I am honored […]