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Power Transmission Distributors Association is...

more than 370 power transmission/motion control distribution and manufacturing companies, representing over $16 billion in product sales.

PTDA 2017 Board of Directors
About | Leadership | Board of Directors

Board of Directors

PTDA’s Board of Directors establishes the Association’s strategic direction, policies and programs. Officers and directors are elected annually at the PTDA Annual Business Meeting by distributor members of the Association. Two remaining voting positions are held by the chair and vice chair of the Manufacturer Council, elected annually by PTDA’s manufacturer members. The presidents of the PTDA Foundation and the European Power Transmission Distributors Association serve as non-voting members.

The nominees for the 2019 PTDA Board of Directors were recently announced and will be elected during the PTDA Annual Business Meeting on October 19, 2018 in Colorado Springs, Colo.

Past PTDA Presidents



2018 PTDA Board of Directors

Jim Williams
Motion Industries Inc.
Birmingham, Ala.
First Vice President
Jim Halverson
Van Meter Inc.
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Second Vice President
Brian Davis
B & D Industrial
Norcross, Ga.
LeRoy Burcroff
Bearing Service Inc.
Livonia, Mich.
Manufacturer Council Chair
Chris Curran
Climax Metal Products Company
Mentor, Ohio
Manufacturer Council Vice Chair
Sandy Sullivan
Nidec Motor Corporation/U.S. Motors
St. Louis, Mo.
J.P. Bouchard
General Bearing Service Inc.
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Steven W. DuComb
W.C. DuComb Co., Inc.
Detroit, Mich.
Brian Kolman
Brewer Machine & Gear Co.
St. Louis, Mo.
Mike McLain
Allied Bearing & Supply, Inc.
Harahan, La.
Bill Shepard
Cleveland, Ohio
Tom Weihsmann
Kaman Industrial Technologies Corporation
Bloomfield, Conn.
PTDA Foundation President
Brian Short
Regal Power Transmission Solutions
Florence, Ky.
EPTDA President
Jan Friman
YTM-Industrial Oy
Vantaa, Finland