Our Presidents – Past and Present
 

These are the men who have helped build our association into the largest regional ice association with the most independent ice manufacturers.

Our Presidents – Past and Present
1924 – 1933 ??????????
1933 – 1944 J. L. “Pop” Roland Fayette, MO
1944 – 1945 L. A. Nickells Columbia, MO
1945 – 1952 J. R. Dean Cape Girardeau, MO
1952 – 1958 R. C. Muckerman St. Louis, MO
1958 – 1963 Harlod Margolin Kansas City, MO
1963 – 1965 A. W. Gordon, Jr. Omaha, NE
1965 – 1968 David Cornish Monroe City, MO
1968 – 1970 Richard DeShon St. Joseph, MO
1970 – 1972 Melvin B. Ingram Butler, MO
1972 – 1975 Howard VanDyne Parsons, KS
1975 – 1976 Alvin McMillan Junction City, KS
1976 – 1979 Jerry Korando St. Louis, MO
1979 – 1982 Lloyd Baker Pacific, MO
1982 – 1984 Larry Boden Lebo, KS
1984 – 1985 Jerry Black Joplin, MO
1985 – 1987 Ron Holum Fridley, MN
1987 – 1988 Jay Messerschmitt Ottumwa, IA
1988 – 1989 Dennis Menke West Point, IA
1989 – 1990 Ed Scheele Marshall, MN
1990 – 1991 Tom Miller St. Joseph, MO
1991 – 1992 Fred Fry Liberal, KS
1992- – 1994 Tim Counsell Ixonia, WI
1994 – 1995 Malcom Berry Independence, MO
1995 – 1996 Don Fowler Richmond, MO
1996 – 1997 John Hilke Freeburg, MO
1997 – 1998 Mark Hunold West Point, Ia
1998 – 2000 Jerry Counsell Ixonia, IA
2000 – 2001 John Tornatta Evansville, IN
2001 – 2002 Randy Holum Fridley, MN
2002 – 2004 Ed Churchwell Brush, CO
2004 – 2005 Doug Stoutin Casey, IL
2005 – 2006 Greg Snyder Bella Vista, AR
2006-2007 Richard Melcher Pierre, SD
2007-2008 Bob Moelter Eau Claire, WI
2008-2009 Jeff Messerschmitt Ottumwa, IA
2009-2010 Dan McGrath Independence, MO
2010-2012 David Mullins North Kansas City, MO
2012-2013 Laron Hilke Freeburg, MO
2013-2014 Walter Berry Topeka, KS
2014-2015 Bernie Akemann Waterville, MN
2015-2016 Bob Moelter Eau Claire, WI

Benefits

Help strengthen the industry

Bi-Annual Meetings

Educational Seminars

News Publication

Insurance Programs

Trade Show providing newest products and technology

Networking among peers and suppliers

Annual College Scholarship

President:
Scott Currie - Bags, Inc.
Oklahoma City, OK 800-622-2470

Vice President:
Jeff Messerschmitt - Messerchmitt Ice
Ottumwa, IA - 641-684-6207

Treasurer:
Jerry Burns - J & K Delta Ice
W Memphis, AR - 870-735-1352

Secretary:
Tom Howat - Modern Ice
St. Peters, MO 800-235-9088

Immediate Past President:
Bob Moelter - American Ice Co
Eau Claire, WI 715-834-9236

Directors

2015- 2020
Tommy Sedler - Home City Ice
Cincinnati, OH -- 513-574-1800

John Whitmer - Vogt Ice
Louisville, KY -- 800-853-8648

2014 - 2019
Saad Abbo -  U.S. Ice Corporation
Detroit, MI -- 313-862-3344

Brett Beeksma - Arctic Ice LLC
Ashland, WI -- 715-682-5108

2013 - 2018
Laron Hilke - Hilke's Ice Co
Freeburg, MO - 573-744-5500

Walter Berry - Berry's Arctic Ice
Topeka, KS - 785-357-4466

 

Officers

2012 - 2017
Jeff Tyler - Tyler's Super Quality Ice
Tyler, TX -- 903-597-8245

Shawn Messmore - Modern Ice
Cincinnati, OH -- 800-543-1581

Supplier Representative

2016 - 2017
Charlotte Maginnis - Leer, Inc
New Lisbon, WI - 815-505-1342