FEATURES

December

  • ICC CEO Rick Weiland
    CEO Rick Weiland: The Heart of the Matter

    I want to thank the hundreds of attendees at our Annual Conference and Final Action Hearings for your participation in the business of the Code Council.  Our award winners inspired us, the tributes moved us, and we all left with a greater sense of hope and community. Full Story

  • ICC Board President Jimmy Brothers
    Jimmy Brothers: Message from the President

    With a great deal of humility and gratefulness, it was my privilege to have been elected ICC Board President at our Annual Conference in Charlotte, North Carolina. I can’t adequately describe how it felt to be with my family, colleagues and fellow members during this memorable time.  Full Story

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    International Code Council Board of Directors
    PRESIDENT
    James. L. Brothers
    City of Decatur, Alabama

    VICE PRESIDENT
    William D. Dupler Chesterfield County, Virginia

    SECRETARY/TREASURER
    Ronald E. Piester, AIA State of New York

    IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
    Ron Lynn
    Clark County, Nevada

    BOARD OF DIRECTORS
    Gregori S. Anderson, C.B.O. Chatham County, Georgia
    John Darnall, C.B.O. City of Tumwater, Washington
    Cindy Davis Butler Township, Pennsylvania
    M. Dwayne Garriss Georgia
    Ron Hoover, Director, Marion Building Inspection Department and Alburnett Fire Chief, Iowa
    Stephen D. Jones, C.B.O. Township of Millburn, New Jersey and Borough of Florham Park, New Jersey
    John T. LaTorra Redwood City, California
    John Leyden, C.B.O., Rhode Island
    Alex Olszowy, Lexington Fayette Urban County Government,
    Kentucky
    Patrick Parsley, Fairmont, MN
    Tina Rakes, Building Official, Baldwin City, Kansas
    Ravi Shah, C.B.O. City of Carrollton, Texas
    Guy Tomberlin, Code Specialist, Fairfax County, Virginia
    Jeffrey W. Whitney, C.B.O. Grand County, Utah

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