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Board of Directors

Chairperson: Richard Hoffman

The HPBA Board of Directors is the governing body for the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association. HPBA's Board has a total of 21 voting seats: 10 manufacturing members and 11 retailers, distributors, service providers, and manufacturer's representatives. Terms are for three years, with a maximum of two consecutive terms.


Anderson, Pete  Williams Distributing Co.   Grand Rapids   MI 
Bauer, Nick  Empire Comfort Systems  Belleville  IL 
Burns, Joe HearthStone Quality Home Heating Products, Inc. Morristown VT
Calomino, Mark Copperfield Chimney Supply Scranton PA
Forman, Jeni Hearth & Home Technologies, Inc. Lakeville MN
Haagmans, Steve Valor Gas Fireplaces  Paris ON
Hall, Henry SKYTECH II, INC. Fort Wayne IN
Hartley, Chris Blue Rhino Winston-Salem NC
Hoffman, Richard RGH Enterprises Inc. Asheville NC
Hunter, Jake Results Unlimited Prospect KY
Kahler, Danny  Smokeys Stove  Medford   OR 
Kessner, Ron  Fireplace Plus Inc.   Manahawkin NJ
Krebs, Tom Innovative Hearth Products Russellville AL
Litchfield, Laura Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association of Canada Huntsville ON
 Reyna, Shannon  Firebright, Mfg. Reps.  McCloud  CA
Richardson, Kris RPG Brands 
Phoenix AZ
Robinson, Shawna  Robinson Sales & Marketing   St. Joseph  MO 
Schoenfeld, Peter United Buyers Group LLC  Highlands Ranch CO
Schroeter, Stephen Napoleon Products Barrie ON
Stritsman, Wayne Best Fire Hearth & Patio Inc. Albany NY
Warren, Beau  Weber-Stephen Products LLC   Palatine  IL 
Wetjen, Heath Hearth & Home Solutions North Liberty  IA