Mission

The mission of the Rhode Island Manufacturers Association is to be the unified voice of the Ocean State’s 1,600 manufacturers. We advocate at the federal, state, and local levels for sensible policy solutions that strengthen manufacturing, and serve as a bridge connecting our members with the resources they need to compete and grow.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Dave Chenevert

Executive Director

Craig Pickell**

Chairman

Bullard Abrasives
6 Carol Drive Lincoln, RI 02865

Chris Goodwin**

Vice-Chairman

Goodwin-Bradley
216 Oxford Street Providence, RI 02905

Mark Freel**

Secretary

Locke Lord, LLP
2800 Financial Plaza Providence, RI 02903

Mike Mellor**

Treasurer

DiSanto Priest & Co
117 Metro-Center Blvd, Warwick, RI 02886

Melissa Travis**

RI Society of CPAs
40 Sharpe Dr. Unit #5 Cranston, RI 02920

Bob Nangle**

Meridian Printing
1538 South County Trail East Greenwich RI 02818

Ellis Waldman**

Walco Company
303 Allens Avenue Providence, RI 02905

Dan Shedd**

Taylor Box
291 Child Street Warren, RI 02885

Mark Cousineau

Citizens Bank
Commercial Banking Relationship Manager

Jeff Polucha

Eastern Insurance Group
42 Weybosett St, Providence, RI 02903

Joe Mattiello

Taco Comfort Solutions, Inc.
1160 Cranston St. Cranston, RI 02920

Jack Biddick

The Allied Group
25 Amflex Drive Cranston, RI 02921

Kevin Prue

Hitachi Cable America
15 Gray Lane, Ashaway, RI 02804

Ray Cormier

General Dynamics/Electric Boat
75 Eastern Point Road, Groton, CT 06340

Ted Williams

Senesco Marine, LLC
10 MacNaught St North Kingstown RI, 02852

Marcia Blount

Blount Boats
461 Water St, Warren, RI 02885

Brad Dean Sr.

Dean Warehouse Inc
70 Industrial Road, Cumberland, RI 02864

Ernie Moreira

Industrial Transfer and Storage
342 Compass Circle #B3, Quonset Park, North Kingstown, RI 02852

Peter Pisasale

Raytheon Technologies
1001 Boston Post Rd E, Marlborough, MA 01752

ADVISORY COUNCIL

Thomsen Sawicky

Amgen

Karl Wadensten

VIBCO

Stuart Benton

Bradford Soap

Liz Tanner

Secretary of Commerce

Johnathan Fain

Teknor Apex

Tracy Morrison

Raytheon

Dan Dwight

Cooley Group

John Hazen White

Taco Comfort Solutions

Matt Cook

AstroNova

Chris Roy

TORAY Plastics

Cheryl Merchant

Taco Comfort Solutions

Steve Ilmrud

Hexagon

Joe Resko

Worthington Industries/Amtrol

Leslie Taito

Taco Comfort Solutions

Kiernan McGlynn

Greystone

Felix Brockmeyer

IGUS

** Executive Board

CONSULTANTS

Ken Bertram

Gene Berthiaume

Mike Lynch