Sarasota, FL — The Bearing Specialists Association (BSA) of Glen Ellyn, Ill., has elected, Tom Miller of Motion Industries Inc. as president of the association for 2006-2007. The election was held at BSA’s 2006 annual meeting in Sarasota, Fla., held April 21-25, 2006.
In addition, Cam Lawrence, BDI Canada Inc., was elected first vice president; Steve Durston, Jamaica Bearings, was elected second vice president; and Chuck Kitchen, Interstate Bearing Technologies, was elected treasurer. Douglas Savage, Bearing Service Inc., was elected chairman of the BSA board of directors.
The association also elected the following persons to serve three-year terms on its board: Gordon Duncan, Kinecor Inc.; Craig Gipson, Gipson Bearing and Supply Inc.; and Ron Aupperle, IBT Inc.
Those board members continuing to serve BSA in 2006-2007 are Eduardo Bichara, Baleromex, S.A. de C.V.; Craig O. Faber, Miller Bearings Inc.; John Timble, Bearing Headquarters Co.; Mark Stoneburner, Applied Industrial Technologies; Ellen Holladay, Motion Industries Inc.; and Howard Gainey, Bearings & Drives.
BSA is an international service and educational organization of authorized distributors representing more than 50 companies distributing factory-warranted ball-, roller-, and anti-friction bearings and 47 invited manufacturers of bearings and related products.
For more information on BSA, contact the BSA office at (630) 858-3838; fax (630) 790-3095; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the association website at www.bsahome.org.