Advisory Committees

WHMA is committed to LEADING (by providing knowledge and best practices), EDUCATING (by developing standards and distributing information) and CONNECTING (by fostering relationships) professionals throughout the Wiring Harness Manufacturing Industry. To help us achieve these goals, we have created advisory committees to engage and utilize the WHMA members expertise.

Trade Show Committee

Board Liaison – Gustavo Farell, Cesar-Scott & Joe Deman, Interconnect Dynamics – An Amphenol Global Solutions Provider

Mission: To strengthen the bond between WHMA/IPC association and the EWPTE show. Address show Policy recommendations. Provide voice of customer guidance. Provide strategic Growth recommendations. Provide educational needs guidance.

Committee Members:

Don Johannes, Anixter Joe Deman, Interconnect Dynamics – An Amphenol Global Solutions Provider
Laura Wagner, Brady Corporation Tim MacAlpine, Komax
Gustavo Farell, Cesar-Scott Greg Wasko, Mecal by Starn
Brent Stringham, DIT-MCO Melissa Bedard, Schleuniger, Inc.
Eric Harter, Dynalab Test Systems Jeff Roman, Schunk Sonosytems
Joe Roberts, Hellermann Tyton Howard Strauss, Southwire
Jennifer Means, IEWC Gandour Haddad, Telsonic


Marketing Committee

Board Liaison – Gustavo Farell, Cesar-Scott

Mission: To discuss opportunities WHMA visibility – Trade Shows (outside of EWPTE) and Conferences, Communications – Social media/Digital/Print

Committee Members:

Brian Ressler, TE Connectivity Ingrid Flores, Cesar-Scott
Harry Coates, Schleuniger  


Annual Meeting Committee

Board Liaison – Parker Garrett, EMSCO

Mission: This group is focused on the programming and activities of WHMA annual meeting.  Additionally, this group would serve as a sounding board for IPC educational development

Committee Members:

Parker Garrett, EMSCO Doug Chowning, American Syscomptel
Dave Matheney, Impact Electronic Solution Sam Unger, Komax
Alison Richardson, Intercon, Inc.  

A-620 Engagement Committee

Board Liaison – Bud Bowen, Winchester Interconnect

Mission: Ensure that the WHMA membership is actively represented and participating for balance in the A-620 standard development

Committee Members:

Adam Simms, Pressmaster Cesar Carpio, Winchester Interconnect
Fernando Moreno, Cesar Scott Rob Boyd, Schleuniger

Government Relations Committee

Board Liaison – Rick Bromm, Altex

Mission: Work with the IPC/WHMA Government Relations office in Washington to identify issues pertinent to WHMA membership

Committee Members:

Melissa Hess, Jana Diversity Solutions  

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