The Arizona Chapter of the Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors' National Association (SMACNA Arizona) has elected its 2005 board of trustees.

Kathy Kingsland of Kinetic Systems Inc. will serve a one-year term as president. Others holding board positions are: Terry Flood of Q.C. Analytical Services; Nick Ganem of Metro Mechanical Inc.; John Sapien of Bel-Aire Mechanical Inc.; and immediate past-president Carlos Ramirez of Ramirez Mechanical Systems Inc.

According to SMACNA Arizona, the union contractors who comprise the chapter are dedicated to progressive actions that improve both the trade and the construction industry. All SMACNA Arizona members are signatory contractors of the Sheet Metal Workers Local 359. Their support of the Phoenix Sheet Metal Joint Apprenticeship and Training Program helps assure that a pool of talent will be available in the future.

For more information on SMACNA Arizona, visit or call 602-734-0214.

Publication date: 02/28/2005