PAZA and IWSH now aim to collaborate further in the areas of vocational education and training development, women’s empowerment, codes and standards development, public health awareness, and other outreach activities that support the sustainable delivery of water, sanitation and hygiene services to underserved populations and communities in Zambia.
The association and Brek Goin, founder and CEO of Hammr, have established a collaboration to connect entry-level skilled-trade talent with potential hiring opportunities as NKBA NextUp generates interest in kitchen and bath-related careers.
One of the key components of the MOU is advocacy; where mutually beneficial, and to the extent allowed by laws and corporate policies, PPI and ASPE will work together on common public affairs goals and ideologies.
Wall was the executive director of the Plumbing and Mechanical Contractors Association of Oregon for 12 years, followed by two years as the executive vice president of the M&SCA of Eastern Pennsylvania.
IAPMO Chief Operating Officer/Executive Vice President Dave Viola has been appointed to CEO effective Jan. 1, 2021, taking over for GP Russ Chaney, who is retiring after a quarter-century at the helm of the 95-year-old association.
Over the course of the last few months, the association has been actively monitoring the state of California's efforts to pass "Get the Lead Out 2.0," which would force manufacturers into a second round of endpoint fixture lead reduction — 10 years after current regulations went into effect.