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Page A32 MAY 2022 FUNERAL HOME & CEMETERY NEWS Se c t i on A July 10-13, 2022 Lake Buena Vista, Florida Join us at Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club Resorts in beautiful Lake Buena Vista, Florida, July 10-13 for the NFDA Leadership Conference. You can count on informative sessions, networking opportunities and ideas you can use. This event will leave you inspired, invigorated, and ready to take on the issues of the day! This is a perfect opportunity to step outside your business to take your leadership skills to the next level. What you’ll experience: • Hear from top-rated experts and discuss the future of funeral service • Participate in stimulating breakout sessions • Uncover the challenges and opportunities in today’s business environment • Sharpen your leadership abilities or begin your journey here Registration is open! NFDA 2022 Leadership Conference 2022_Leadership_Quarter Pg_NOMIS Ad2.indd 1 4/1/22 8:52 AM The Fan Man, Inc. Fans Calendars Urns Register Books Dresses Advertising Specialties John Mannion “WhatEver You Need” 1-800-671-8280 Cell: 803-417-2940 Order Direct at 1-800-782-8249 Free UPS Ground Shipping ICCFA Elects New Board Members POST-CONVENTION HIGHLIGHTS Gary M. Freytag Robbie L. Pape Jay Dodds STERLING,VA— International Cemetery Cremation & Funeral Association elected new Board of Directors members during its 2022 Annual Convention & Exposition, March 22-26 in Las Vegas, NV. Regular members elected to serve three-year terms on the ICCFA Board of Directors are: Daniel Bryan, Fort Myers Memorial Gardens Funeral Home & Cemetery, Fort Meyers, FL; Clift Dempsey, CCFE, Leaf Cremation, Acworth, GA; Sam James, James Funeral Home & Northlake Memorial Gardens, Huntersville, NC; Elisa Krcilek, Mountain View Funeral Home & Cemetery, Mesa, AZ; Jan Smith, CFSP, Flanner Buchanan Funeral Centers, Indianapolis, IN; and Phillip Tassi, CPA, Ferncliff Members of the 2021-2023 Executive Committee are as follows: • ICCFA President: Gary M. Freytag, CCFE, Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum, Cincinnati, OH; • ICCFA President-elect: Robbie L. Pape, Service Corporation International, Houston, TX; • ICCFA Immediate Past President: Jay Dodds, CFSP, Park Lawn Corporation, Houston, TX; • President’s appointment: Darin Drabing, Forest Lawn Memorial-Parks & Mortuaries, Glendale, CA; • Past President’s appointment: I. Frederick Lappin, Knollwood Memorial Park, Canton, MA. Last year’s election ballot included a proposed proviso asking if the ICCFA Bylaws should be temporarily amended to allow for an additional one-year term of new officers elected in the 2021 election. The proviso passed, extending the presidential term of Gary Freytag, CCFE, and his officers to the 2023 ICCFA Annual Convention & Exposition which will be held May 16-19, 2023 in Kansas City, MO. Cemetery Association, Hartsdale, NY. The Supplier/ Professional member elected to the ICCFA Board of Directors is Nick Timpe, CSE,, Kutztown, PA. Send Us Your News! We welcome news of the industry. PO Box 5159, Youngstown, OH 44514 CALL 1-800-321-7479 FUNERAL HOME & CEMETERY NEWS