Leadership

Board of Directors

GCC NECA is lead by a Board of Directors who represent the three divisions of the Greater Cleveland Chapter;
Lake Erie (IBEW L.U. 129),  Northeast Ohio (IBEW L.U. 673) and Cleveland (IBEW L.U. 38).

The current board is comprised of;

Mike JoyceMike JoycePresident
CEO of Zenith Systems. Mr. Joyce sits on L.U. 38’s Labor Management Committee and has received the highest industry honor by being inducted into the Academy of Electrical Contractors.

Ronald UllmanRonald Ullman- Vice President
COO of Ullman Electric. Mr. Ullman sits on L.U. 38’s Labor Management Committee.

David HainesDavid Haines- Governor
President-CEO of London Road Electric. Mr. Haines has sits on L.U. 38’s Health and Welfare Committee.

Tom MorganTom Morgan- Treasurer
President of Harrington Electric. Mr. Morgan replaced his father who served for many years before him. Mr. Morgan sits on L.U. 38’s Labor Management Cooperation Committee.

Dan FreschDan Fresch- Lake Erie Chairman
President of Fresch Electric. Mr. Fresch sits on the Health and Welfare Committee for L.U. 129.

Buddy FerdinandoBuddy Ferdinando- Northeast Ohio Chairman
President of EC & M. Mr. Ferdinando sits on L.U. 673’s Pension Committee.

Duke BeneventoDuke Benevento- Board Member
CEO of Herbst Electric. Mr. Benevento sits on L.U. 38’s JATC board and Labor Management Committee.

Staff

GCC NECA employs 3 full time staff. Our staff works tirelessly to provide the best services to contractors, helping your business run smoothly.

Thomas ShrevesThomas W. Shreves– is the Executive Director GCC NECA. Thomas has served the chapter as Executive Director since July 2011. Prior to joining the Greater Cleveland Chapter, Thomas was the Executive Director of North Central Ohio’s NECA Chapter (Canton/Akron) Tom also owned his own electrical contracting company TS Electric, based out of Richmond, OH and was a wiremen in L.U. 246.

Lynn GarnerLynn Garner – The Office Manager has been with the Greater Cleveland Chapter, NECA since 1975. Besides managing the office Lynn also takes care of the chapter’s financial reports.

Pat SolichPat Solich – The Administrative Assistant handles the industry’s Electronic Payroll Reporting System. Pat joined the Chapter Staff as a part-time employee. She was then hired as a full time employee in December 1987.

Awards

Fellows of the Academy of Electrical Contractors
Michael B. Joyce- 2014
Theodore C. Williams- 1994
Harry L. Martien- 1987
James B. Morgan- 1982
Edward R. Ismond- 1977

Political Leadership Committee – 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

District II Membership Award – 2004, 2011, 2015

Electri International Governor Level Members- Mike Joyce (Zenith Systems) and GCC NECA