our board

The NAHFA Board of Directors is composed of volunteer independent home furnishings retailers and industry peers. These entrepreneurs and leaders generously serve the entire NAHFA membership and in turn, serve the industry. Their time, creative energy and sage experience provide the organization with a purposeful and impassioned direction. Join the Board.

The 2013-2014 North American Home Furnishings Association Board of Directors


Rick Howard Richard Howard Sklar Furnishings Boca Raton FL President
Marty Cramer Marty Cramer Cramer’s Home Furnishings Ellensburg WA President Elect
Jeff Child Jeff Child RC Willey Salt Lake City UT Vice President
Steve Kidder Steve Kidder Vermont Furniture Galleries Williston VT Secretary/Treasurer
Howard Haimsohn Howard Haimsohn Lawrance San Diego CA Chairman


Jim Fee Jim Fee Stoney Creek Furniture Stoney Creek, ON Canada At Large
David Lively David Lively The Lively Merchant Columbus OH At Large
Melissa O'Rourke Melissa O’Rourke Charlottes El Paso TX At Large
Cherie Rose Cherie Rose The Rose Collection Los Gatos CA At Large
Chris Sanders Chris Sanders Everton Mattress Filer ID At Large
Marc Schewel Marc Schewel Schewel Furniture Lynchburg VA At Large
Sherry Sheely Sherry Sheely Sheely’s Furniture & Appliance North Lima OH At Large


Executive Staff

Sharron Bradley Sharron Bradley North American HFA Roseville CA CEO
Mary Frye Mary Frye North American HFA Dallas TX EVP



Mike Albert Mike Albert Pilgrim Furniture City Southington CT Director
Wogan Badcock WS Badcock Corp Mulberry FL Director
David Beckmann David Beckmann Emerald Home Furnishings Tacoma WA Director
Jesus Capo Jesus Capo El Dorado Furniture Opa Locka FL Director
Randy Coconis Randy Coconis Coconis Furniture South Zanesville OH Director
Chris Cooley Chris Cooley Michael Alan Lake Havasu City AZ Director
Karen Craig Karen Craig Manufacturer’s Rep Houston TX Director
David Davis David Davis Provencal Home Austin TX Director
Casey Evans Casey Evans Pedigo Furniture Livingston TX Director
David Gunn Knight Furniture Gainesville TX Director
David Harkness David Harkness Harkness Furniture Tacoma WA Director
Kerry Lebensburger Kerry Lebensburger Ashley Furniture Industries Hallendale Beach FL Director
Claudia LeClair Claudia LeClair Fiesta Furnishings Scottsdale AZ Director
Alex Macias Alex Macias Del Sol Furniture Phoenix AZ Director
Verona Mair The Emporium Ponca City OK Director
Stan Pickett Quality Furniture & Appliance Mesquite TX Director
Tom Slater Tom Slater Slater’s Home Furnishings Modesto CA Director
Andrew Tepperman Andrew Tepperman Tepperman’s Windsor, ON Canada Director
Gordy Wallenstein Gordy Wallenstein Furniture Outlet USA Sioux Falls SD Director
Valerie Watters Valerie Watters Valerie’s Furniture & Accents Cave Creek AZ Director
Seth Weisblatt Seth Weisblatt Sam’s Appliance & Furniture Ft. Worth TX Director
John Wells III John Wells III Wells Home Furnishings Charleston WV Director