PMPA Welcomes New Executive Officers


At the recent PMPA Board of Directors meeting held on Thursday, October 23, 2020, prior to PMPA’s 87th Annual Meeting at the Big Cedar Lodge in Ridgedale, Missouri, the following Officers were elected to serve on the Board:

Tom HalladayH&R Screw Machine Products, Inc., Reed City, MI, was formally elected President of the PMPA for 2020-2021.

PMPA 1st Vice President – Aneesa MuthanaPioneer Service, Inc., Addison, IL

PMPA 2nd Vice President – John Habe, IV, Metal Seal Precision Ltd., Mentor, OH

Treasurer – Steve Sorenson, Sorenson Engineering, Yucaipa, CA, will continue his term for one more year.

And during their meeting at the Big Cedar Lodge on October 23rd, the Technical Members elected Mike MulliganNucor Cold Finish Group, Oak Creek, WI, to serve as Chairman, Courtney OrtnerAbsolute Machine Tools, Lorain, OH, to serve as 1st Vice Chair, and Kevin Coffman, Champion Screw Machine Engineering, Inc. to serve as 2nd Vice Chair, representing the Technical Members on the Board of Directors.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, nominations for new Board members were delayed until the October Board Meeting.  The following individuals were officially nominated by the Nominating Committee and will be elected by a vote of the membership (Manufacturing voting members) to serve on the Board this month:

At-Large Director: Darlene Miller, Permac Industries, Burnsville, MN

Director District I:  JoAnn Vlach, Efficient Machine Products, Inc., Strongsville, OH

Director District II:  David Thuro, Thuro Metal Products, Inc., Brentwood, NY

Ballots for the above individuals were emailed this week to Manufacturing member Certified Representatives

Congratulations to all our new officers, and a big thank you to outgoing PMPA President Victor DaCruz.  We hope to see more of both of you next year…when we can hopefully begin face-to-face visits!


Outgoing President Victor DaCruz and Incoming President Tom Halladay

2020 Board Members in attendance at the Annual Meeting