2018 Board of Directors

Pat Skodje - President

Pat Skodje, president of the NDCC board, is a Vice President at Swanson & Youngdale of Minneapolis. Swanson & Youngdale is a premier industrial and commercial painting and drywall company. Skodje oversees the North Dakota operations.

Heather Jones

Heather  Jones is the president and CEO at City Air Mechanical based in Bismarck, N.D. She is the recent past president of the Board with the NDCC.

Jim Bigham

Jim Bigham, secretary of the NDCC board, is the president and CEO of SMARCA based in Minneapolis.

Wendlin Piatz

Wendlin Piatz is the NDCC Board treasurer and is the assistant business agent for the Boilermakers Local 647. He has been in the industry for 20 years.

Butch Perrin

Butch Perrin, executive vice president at Industrial Contractors, Inc. in Bismarck, is a member-at-large with the NDCC board. Prior to his role at ICI, Perrin spent more than 20 years as a Boilermakers.

Marc Jurek

Mark Jurek is the North Dakota business agent for the Ironworkers Local 512, based in Mandan, N.D. He has been an ac tive NDCC board member for more than seven years.

Alan Henke

Alan Henke is an assistant business agent with the Operating Engineers Local 49 based in Mandan, N.D. He has been a member for more than 20 years.

Cory Bryson

Cory Bryson is the North Dakota Business Agent for the Laborers Local 563 based in Bismarck, N.D. He has been an NDCC board member for seven years and a Laborer for 10.

Randy Bartsch

Randy Bartsch is the business manager for IBEW Local 714 based in Minot, N.D. and has been an IBEW member for more than 25 years.

Levi Backhaus

Levi Backhaus is the North Dakota business agent for the Carpenter's and Millwrights Local 1091 based in Bismarck, N.D.

Ron Nelson

Ron Nelson is the local business agent for the Sheet Metal Workers Local 10 based in Bismarck. He has spent more than 30 years as a Sheet Metal Worker.

Brad Berg

Brad Berg is the North Dakota business agent for the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades. He has been a member of his union for more than 30 years.