The purpose of the lifetime achievement award is to honor members who have had a positive impact on the Missouri Valley Ice Manufacturers Association.

Lloyd Baker
Baker’s Ice
Pacific, Missouri

Bill Esphorst

St Louis, Missouri

Jack Messerschmitt
Messerschmitt Ice
Ottumwa, Iowa

Dennis Menke
Arctic Glacier Premium Ice
West Point, Iowa

Jerry Counsell
Mr Ice Company, Inc.
Ixonia, Wisconsin

Ed Schaefer
ESP Packaging
Kansas City, Missouri

Tim Counsell
Mr Ice Company
Ixonia, Wisconsin

Tommy Burns
J&K Delta Ice
West Memphis, Arkansas

Tom Ekum
Mid Kansas Produce

Leo Koechner
Leo’s Ice

Ron Hollum
Ron’s Ice Arctic-Glacier
Marshall, Minnesota

Mary Ellen Baker
Baker’s Ice Company
Pacific, Missouri

Jay Mersserschmitt
Messerschmitt Ice
Ottumwa, Iowa

Gary McGrath
Founder McGraphics, Inc.
Retired

Debbie Thomas
Roesch, Inc.
Belleville, Illinois

Tom Miller
Artesian Ice & Cold Storage
St Joseph, Missouri

Richard Melcher
Tour Ice of Pierre
Pierre, South Dakota

Ed Scheele
Diamond Clear Ice
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Fred Fry
Liberal Ice

Jim Peacock
Bedford Ice

Harold Ashmore
Modern/Index Supply
Cincinnati, Ohio

Tom Howat
Ice Systems & Supply
St Peters, Missouri

John Hilke
Hilke’s Ice
Freeburg, Missouri

Jon Tornatta
Ice Products
Evansville, Indiana

Carl Hughes
Bluff City Ice
Poplar Bluff, Missouri

Beverly Whitworth
Insurance Unlimited
Vienna, Missouri

Marie Hilke
Hilke’s Ice Company
Freeburg, Missouri

Dan McGrath
McGrath Ice Service
Independence, Missouri

Phil Backlin
Mr Ice Man
Branson, Missouri

Burton Tekippe, Sr
Mason City Artifical Ice

Lowell Decker
Valley Ice

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