ASA Midwest Council Elects 2021-22 Officers

ASA Midwest Council Elects 2021-22 Officers, Board of Directors


The American Subcontractors Association (ASA)-Midwest Council recently elected its officers and board of directors for the 2021-22 fiscal year.

Mr. Chris Sauer, T J Wies Contracting, was elected as the 2021-22-chapter president. Sauer succeeds Mr. Richard Russell, Sachs Electric Co., and will serve a one-year term as president, which began July 1 and will expire June 30, 2022

“I am honored to step into the role of president of ASA Midwest Council,” said Chris Sauer. “I’m excited to see the industry and all our members move forward from the past year.” “Our committees and staff are working hard to provide our members with all the events and programs that are expected from ASA.” “I look forward to the year ahead and catching up with as many ASA members & industry colleagues as possible during my tenure as ASA president.”

Dan Tucker, MC Mechanical, was elected vice-president. Dennis Voss, Golterman & Sabo, will serve as secretary, and Mark O’Donnell of Schmersahl Treloar & Co. will serve as the association’s treasurer. Mr. Richard Russell, Sachs Electric Co. will serve one additional year as the immediate past president.

Members of the 2021-22 Board of Directors also include: Steve Cummins, Bell Electrical Contractors; Ryan Spell, Precision Analysis; Rose Kastrup, CSA Advisors LLC; Bill Grant, Grant Contracting; Scott Meyer, Meyer Painting Co.: and Mark Murphy, Drilling Service Co.

Midwest Council The American Subcontractors Association (ASA) Midwest Council is a construction trade association made up of quality specialty subcontractors, suppliers & service providers, serving the construction industry and the community in the greater St. Louis metropolitan area and southern Illinois. The ASA Midwest Council’s purpose is to improve the construction process through active participation in education, advocacy, and collaboration. For additional information about the ASA Midwest Council, visit or contact executive director Susan Winkelmann at 314-845-0855. ASA Midwest Council | Building. Community. for 54 years | Est. 1967

IFMA St. Louis Appoints Members to Board

St. Louis, MO – Aug. 24, 2021 – The St. Louis Chapter of IFMA (International Facility Management Association) announced officers elected to its board of directors and board members appointed to chair its committees. Their terms run from July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022.

Elected to the board and their respective companies are:

  • President, Dave Gardin, CFM, Kindred Healthcare,
  • Immediate Past President, Scott Held, Ameren Corp.
  • Vice President, Michael Wright, CFM, Ameren Corp.
  • Treasurer, Gary Wood, Stryker Construction
  • Secretary, Patrick Breaux, Magellan Health

Members who are chairing the organization’s committees are:

  • Membership, Trish Jensen, milliCare
  • Marketing, Erin Valentine, McCarthy Building Companies
  • Education/Sustainability, Dan Rayhawk, CFM, Square
  • Programs, Renee LaBruyere, Horner & Shifrin Inc.
  • Sponsorship, Matt Huelsing, Automatic Controls Equipment Systems Inc.
  • Advocacy Liaison, James Delgado, CFM, CIPS, Cozad Commercial Real Estate
  • Golf Classic/Special Events, Kristie Gabel, Elite Cuisine

About IFMA St. Louis

IFMA St. Louis offers its members a learning and networking environment among its diverse membership and supplies its members with the tools to achieve their professional goals. Started in 1985, IFMA St. Louis has nearly 200 members representing small and Fortune 500 companies throughout the region. Considered a leader among local chapters, IFMA St. Louis holds monthly programs to enhance members’ knowledge and provide networking opportunities. IFMA members also value their membership to build their careers, seek counsel and advice from other facility management professionals, access a variety of resources and achieve professional certification. Represented in 142 chapters and 16 councils worldwide, IFMA members manage more than 78 billion square feet of property and annually purchase more than $526 billion in products and services. For more information, visit