IEC Announces 2023 National Board of Directors and Executive Committee

IEC Announces 2023 National Board of Directors and Executive Committee 

Arlington, VA February 13, 2023 – IEC, Independent Electrical Contractors, is pleased to announce the 2023 members of the National Board of Directors. Coming from years of electrical background and service to IEC, the new board members provide years of experience and leadership to help bring the association to new heights. 

With the leadership of the 2023 President, Cecil Leedy, the board of directors will manage all aspects of IEC, determine policies, and approve budgets and financial activities. The board includes the Executive Committee, Regional Directors from each of IEC’s five regions, one Industry Partner representative, IEC’s Executive Director, and the chair of the Executive Director’s Council. 

The 2023 National Board of Directors includes Cecil Leedy, President (LEW Electrical Services); Bruce Kohan, Treasurer (Kohan-Allen Electric, Inc.); Donald Hulsey, Vice President (Hulsey Electric); Billy Ross Hill, Secretary (Hill Electric); Troy Corrigan, Immediate Past-President (Corrigan Electric); Thayer Long, Executive Director of IEC. 

Regional Directors from each of the five regions see new leadership for 2023. With all directors being long-time IEC members and heavily involved in the industry, chapters in the region will receive exceptional leadership. The regional directors include: 

  • Mark Campbell, Midwest Region
  • Louis Schuler, Midwest Region
  • Greg Anzlovar, Mountain West Region
  • Don Aragon, Mountain West Region
  • David Scott, Mountain West Region
  • Michael J. Gaffney, Northeast Region
  • Craig Jones, Northeast Region
  • Robbie Jones, Southeast Region
  • Tim White, Southeast Region
  • Jerry Kent, Greater Texas Region
  • Tommy Monaco, Great Texas Region
  • Barry Williams, Greater Texas Region
  • Matt Hittinger, ED Council Chair
  • Scott Teson, Strategic Partner Representative

“These are exciting times for the electrical contracting and services industry, changes are happening now which just a few years were unimaginable,” said Thayer Long, IEC National Executive Director. “IEC is quickly separating itself as the leading source of information and the premier workforce development organization for the merit shop electrical contractor. And with a wide range of expertise and innovative thinking, the 2023 IEC Board is well equipped to lead our growing organization into the future.” For more information about IEC’s Board of Directors and Executive Committee, please visit


About Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) 

Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) is the premier national trade association for merit shop electrical contractors. IEC serves our membership by providing workforce development solutions to electrical contractors and electricians, including apprentice recruitment, career-long training, employee retention strategies and insights on new tools and technologies to maximize productivity. Delivering programs that support the entire career arc of an electrician, IEC delivers the core training, certification, advocacy, codes and safety standards, and peer-to-peer networking opportunities to ensure IEC members are equipped with a qualified workforce and positioned for long-term success. There are over 50 independent chapters within the Independent Electrical Contractors Association. Each chapter works with local electrical and low-voltage contractors to assist in the development of their businesses by networking with contractors just like you. We also provide a four-year apprenticeship program approved by the U.S. Department of Labor with nearly 14,000 apprentices throughout the nation. Our IEC National office offers opportunities for networking across the nation with forum groups and national meetings designed to help your business grow. 



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