BOWIE, Md. — Members of the Tire Industry Association (TIA) have elected three members and re-elected a fourth to its Board of Directors.
Those new members of the 18-member board include Chris Rhoades of specialty tire maker Balkrishna Industries Ltd. (BKT), Copley, Ohio; Gary Schroeder of Goodyear subsidiary Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., Findlay, Ohio; and Leigh-Ann Stewart of Kal Tire, Vernon, British Columbia.
Don Vanderheyden of Hennessy Industries, LaVergne, Tenn., was re-elected to a second term.
The newly elected directors will take office on Nov. 1 during TIA's annual membership meeting, which precedes the opening of the Global Tire Expo/SEMA Show in Las Vegas.