PPAI Board Member Chuck Fandos, CAS, (center) with staff members during his visit to the Association's headquarters for his board orientation. Standing with Fandos are (front row, from left) Financial Affairs Manager Renée Pargo; Director of Member Engagement and Regional Relations Carol Gauger; President and CEO Paul Bellantone, CAE; and Editor Tina Berres Filipski; and (Back Row, From Left) Director of Marketing Keith Vincent; Executive Vice President Bob McLean; Director of Professional Development Rachel Robichaud; Director of Finance and Administration Dennis Cormany; Director of Information Technology Paul Elfstrom; and Director of Business Development Gary Slavonic.
Chuck Fandos, CAS, CEO of St. Louis, Missouri-based distributor GatewayCDI, is visiting PPAI headquarters today to meet with senior staff in preparation for his new role on the PPAI Board of Directors.
Fandos was appointed to the board in January to fill the seat vacated by Janie Gaunce, Grapevine Designs, who resigned the position for business reasons earlier that month. He joins the Board Class of 2016.
Today’s board orientation included board training, a budget and strategic plan overview and one-on-one meetings with each department director.