SMACNA Staff

SMACNA Staff and Executive Committee

Vincent R. Sandusky, CEO

Vincent R. Sandusky is SMACNA’s CEO, a position he has held since 2008. With more than 35 years of industry experience, Sandusky leads SMACNA with the utmost passion for putting members first and prioritizing best practices that strengthen the industry as a whole. Sandusky is dedicated to enhancing SMACNA’s mission to create a competitive advantage for members though aggressive industry advocacy programs, business management education, effective labor-management relations, standards development, industry representation, and member access to world class subject matter experts.

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Jeff Henriksen

Jeff Henriksen is a career marketing and communications executive and serves SMACNA in this role as the Executive Director of Communications and Marketing. Henriksen joined SMACNA in January 2018 to help the association achieve several critical goals in its newly created strategic plan.  Among them was to build SMACNA’s communications and marketing infrastructure, enhancing services and improving content and engagement throughout the organization and industry.

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Eli P. Howard, III

Eli P. Howard, III is the Executive Director of Technical Services & Research SMACNA. Howard has been with SMACNA for 25 years responsible for all SMACNA Technical Standards, Manuals & Guidelines for the HVAC, Industrial, Residential and Architectural industry.

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Stanley E. Kolbe, Jr

Stanley E. Kolbe, Jr. is Executive Director of Legislative and Political Affairs for SMACNA. Kolbe has been a construction industry Washington representative for 3 decades, working on industry issues representing SMACNA and prior to that, the American Institute of Architects. Earlier in his career, Kolbe worked for the US Conference of Mayors and the United States Senate Small Business Committee.

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Mark Terzigni

Mark Terzigni is Executive Director of Market Sectors and Construction Technology. He started his career at SMACNA in 2008 as a Project Manager in the Technical Services Department. Early projects included SMACNA’s Seismic Restraint and Duct Leakage Testing Standards, as well as several apps such as The HVAC duct Construction App and the Leakage Testing Calculator.

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Jason Watson

Jason Watson is the Executive Director of Labor Relations for the Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association (SMACNA).  Mr. Watson has more than two decades of experience working with labor unions. 

Staff Directory

Leila Sader
Controller
Phone: 703-995-4030

Sophorn Ke
General Ledger Accountant
Phone:  703-995-4031

Jackie Zerm
Accounting Assistant
Phone: 703-995-4033

Mary Lou Brennan
Accounting Assistant
Phone:  703-803-2982

 

Bridgette Bienacker
Director, Business Management & Membership
Phone: 703-803-2987

Sara Mauck
Membership Coordinator/Pub Sales
Phone: 703-803-2991
 

Vincent R. Sandusky
Chief Executive Officer
Phone: 703-803-2985

Deborah Forde
Executive Assistant
Phone: 703-995-4028
 

Jeff Henriksen
Executive Director, Communications & Marketing
Phone: 703-995-4022

Suzanne Levine Gallo
Director, Digital Media
Phone: 703-995-4029

Tracey Timpanaro
Director, Content
Phone: 832-978-0906

Dustin Berger
Senior Marketing Manager
Phone: 703-995-4180

Denise Ladd
Communications Specialist
Phone: 703-995-4037

Sara Mauck
Membership Coordinator/Pub Sales
Phone: 703-803-2991
 

Bridgette Bienacker
Director, Business Management & Membership
Phone: 703-803-2987
 

Tim Eads
Manager, Information Technology
Phone: 703-995-4034
 

Jason Watson
Executive Director, Labor Relations
Phone: 703-803-2981

Joye Blanscett
Director, Labor Services and Human Resources Management
Phone: 703-803-2997

Maggie Powers
Assistant Director, Labor Relations
Phone: 703-803-2994

Jen Squirewell
Administrative Assistant, Labor Relations
Phone: 703-995-4032

Heather Frank
Administrative Assistant, Labor Services
Phone: 703-995-4045
 

Stanley E. Kolbe, Jr.
Director, Legislative & Political Affairs
Phone: (202) 547-8202

Erykka Thompson
Assistant Director, Legislative Affairs
Phone: (202) 547-8202

Belén Pifel
Manager, Legislative & Political Affairs
Phone: (202) 547-8202

Dana Thompson
Policy Specialist, Legislative Affairs
Phone: (202) 547-8202

Erica Anderson
Administrative Assistant, Legislative Affairs
Phone: (202) 547-8202
 

Mark Terzigni
Executive Director, Market Sectors & Construction Technology
Phone: 703-803-2984

Michael McCullion
Director, Market Sectors & Safety
Phone: 703-995-4027

Barbara Hansen
Administrative Assistant
Phone: 703-803-2980
 

John Franco
Director, Meetings and Convention
Phone: 703-995-4023

Kristin De Guzman
Manager, Meetings and Convention
Phone: 703-803-2983
 

Bridgette Bienacker
Director, Business Management and Membership
Phone: 703-803-2987

Sara Mauck
Membership Coordinator/Pub Sales
Phone: 703-803-2991
 

D. Randy Rudd
Operations Manager
Phone: 703-803-2999

Mark Terzigni
Executive Director, Market Sectors & Construction Technology
Phone: 703-803-2984

Michael McCullion
Director, Market Sectors & Safety
Phone: 703-995-4027
 

Eli P. Howard, III
Executive Director, Technical Resources
Phone: 703-803-2980

Patrick J. Brooks
Senior Project Manager, Technical Resources
Phone: 703-803-2980

Scott Barr
Senior Project Manager, Technical Resources
Phone: 703-803-2980

William Farrell
Senior Project Manager, Technical Resources
Phone: 703-803-2980

Shawn OHara
Senior Project Manager, Technical Resources
Phone: 703-803-2980

Administrative Assistant Technical Resources
Phone: 703-803-2980