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Committees

 

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Join NGA in promoting and defending the use of glass in the built environment. NGA represents and advocates for the industry’s interests, collaborating whenever possible with other trade groups.

Committee Leadership

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Paul Bush
Committee Chair
Vitro Architectural Glass

The forming committee represents the interests of primary glass manufacturers.

Committee Leadership

Made up of industry fabricators and suppliers, the Fabricating Committee produces Glass Informational Bulletins, manuals and other technical resources related to decorative, energy efficient, fire-rated, insulating, laminated, protective, and tempered glass products.

Committee Leadership

Aaron Thompson
Aaron Thompson
Committee Chair
Viracon

 

Bobby Chestnut
Bobby Chestnut
Committee Vice Chair
Standard Bent Glass

 

Technical Liaisons

Sylvain Denis
Sylvain Denis
Decorative
Walker Glass

 

Dave Evans
Dave Evans
Mirror
Guardian Glass

 

Helen Sanders
Helen Sanders
Energy
Technoform

 

Jeff Haberer
Jeff Haberer
Insulating
Trulite

 

Julie Schimmelpenningh
Julie Schimmelpenningh
Laminating
Eastman Chemical

 

Rick Wright
Rick Wright
Tempering
Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope

 

Vaughn Schauss
Vaughn Schauss
Glazing
Kuraray

 

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Kevin Norcross
Fire-Rated Glazing
Vetrotech Saint-Gobain

The NGA Installing Committee serves as the hub for all discussion and activities related to installing companies—including contract glaziers, building envelope contractors and full-service glass companies—with a focus on education, technical resources, events, and communication across the supply chain.

Committee Leadership

Matt Kamper

Matt Kamper
Committee Chair
Woodbridge Glass
Steve Dean

Steve Dean
Committee Vice Chair
Permasteelisa