Candidates for 2016 Associates Board Election
Art Moeller, Greater Iowa Chapter
Moeller Engineering LLC
Mr. Art Moeller is president/CEO for Moeller Engineering LLC, Ankeny, Iowa. A GEAPS member since 2007, he has served in both International and chapter leadership including the Exchange 2014 Host Advisory Council and several positions in chapter leadership. He currently serves as past president of the Greater Iowa Chapter.
“I would be honored to serve as an Associate Board director and ambassador to further GEAPS’ reputable goals for education, leadership development and networking programs. I will commit to hold this position with the highest integrity while representing our GEAPS organization.”
Eric Kelley, Tri-State Chapter
JMI Covers LLC
Mr. Eric Kelley is regional sales manager for JMI Covers LLC, Amarillo, Texas. A GEAPS member since 2003, he has served in both International and chapter leadership including the International Board of Directors and as a Tri-State Chapter leader. He currently serves as director on the Associates Board and as a member of the Exchange Educational Programming Committee.
“I will promote GEAPS core values, educational programs and networking benefits with people in non-chapter and active chapter areas. Having served on the International Board I have the experience needed to succeed in this position and help promote GEAPS as The Knowledge Resource for the World of Grain Handling Industry Operations.”
Vincent Marze, Seaway Chapter
WL Port-Land Systems Inc
Mr. Vincent Marze is purchasing manager for WL Port-Land Systems Inc, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. A GEAPS member since 2010, he currently serves on the Exchange Educational Programming Committee.
“My contributions as a member of the Exchange Educational Programming Committee, along with 26 years of industry experience, have strengthened my commitment to GEAPS and its goals. I would welcome the opportunity to join the Associates Board to further build upon the foundation set by others to improve as an industry association for the betterment of all members.”
Pete Mueller, Cornbelt Chapter
Fumigation Service and Supply
Mr. Pete Mueller is manager for Fumigation Service and Supply, Heyworth, Illinois. A GEAPS member since 2006, he has held various positions in chapter leadership and currently serves as the Cornbelt Chapter vice president.
“In life and in business, opportunities are created not given. GEAPS is the best catalyst that I have seen for taking individuals with different backgrounds and different life experiences, bringing them together to improve the greatest industry in the world. The GEAPS organization will always need good people and good direction.”
Ed Zdrojewski, Cornbelt Chapter
Mr. Ed Zdrojewski is editor for Grain Journal, Decatur, Illinois. A GEAPS member since 1996, he has served in both International and chapter leadership including the Exchange Educational Programming Committee, the Marketing Oversight Committee and the Cornbelt Chapter. He is currently serving as director on the Associates Board and member of the Continuing Education Program Oversight Committee.
“I remain committed to using my knowledge, skills and industry contacts to continue developing GEAPS as the premier knowledge resource for the grain and processing industries.”