Board of Elections

Meet The Nominees to the Board

We want to thank the individuals below who have volunteered to be nominated and voted on by their peers to potentially serve on the CPA Board of Directors for a two-year term.

Directors are the members voice of the association and help guide and manage its operations. They will be asked to provide leadership and decision-making regarding important issues requiring CPA’s activities, operation and direction.

This year we will elect 4 board members. We have 3 Directors seeking re-election to another term and 3 volunteers looking to join the board.  Regular members (CoMans and CoPacks) vote for Regular Members Board Directors and Associate Members vote for Associate Board Directors. Your Ballots will reflect the candidates you can elect. There are 3 of each Director type and you will select 2.

Please review these bios as you will asked to vote in the board election beginning early 2021 and ending 30 days election notice.

Dan-Altman
Dan Altman

Vice President, Sales & Marketing

Delkor Systems, Inc.
4300 Round Lake Rd W, Arden Hills, MN 55112
P: 763-234-8058 | W: www.delkorsystems.com

Personal: Dan Altman is the VP of Sales & Marketing for Delkor Systems, in St. Paul, MN where he has been for 18 years. Delkor is a leading supplier of secondary packaging machinery with a focus on robotic automation. With over 30 years in the packaging industry, Dan has has held roles in Sales, Sales Management, Marketing and Product Management at a number of companies. On the personal side, Dan enjoys golfing, and skiing (snow and water). Dan resides in Hugo, MN and is married with two grown boys.

Why do you want to serve as a Director of the CPA?

Gregory-Frazier
Gregory Frazier

Director of Sales

Frazier & Son
101 Longview, Conroe, TX 77301
P: 832 585-2418 | W: www.frazierandson.com

Personal:  Gregory Frazier serves as the Director of Sales for Frazier & Son, a fourth generation manufacturer of bucket elevators and custom materials handling equipment.  In this capacity, he is responsible for developing the company’s market presence and spearheading growth initiatives.  Located outside of New York City, Greg works directly with customers, OEMs, and engineering firms to develop solutions for their materials handling needs. By combining engineering strategies, product knowledge, and industry expertise, his main focus is to enhance the client’s production output and overall satisfaction.

Early exposure to the business and manufacturing process has instilled in Greg a keen sense what details are required to make an application successful.  Over the years, he has led programs to improve safety, reliability and sanitary features of the machinery to maintain Frazier & Son as the state of the art provider in the industry.

Greg has more than ten years of experience in the materials handling industry and four years of experience in the financial services and wealth management industry.  He received his Bachelors of Science in Marketing from Quinnipiac University and is a past president of the Port Chester/Rye Brook Rotary Club which concentrated on providing meals to food insecure children within the local community.  Greg resides in Port Chester, New York with his wife, Aline, and daughter, Emilia.

Why do you want to serve as a Director of the CPA?

Nikki-Johnson
Nikki Johnson

Director

CPA Board Member Since 2017

Frain Industries
P: 314-941-1674

Personal: Nikki Johnson has spent nearly 25 years of her professional career within the packaging and printing sectors, with experience in both equipment and materials. She held a number of business development roles within ITW from 1993 through 2013. After that, she began consulting independently in the industry helping packaging equipment and material manufacturers, distributors and service providers better position their companies for growth. In 2016 she briefly served as the Managing Director of the Contract Packaging Association.

 

Tom-Landry
Tom Landry

President

CPA Board Member Since 2016

Allegiance Staffing
5726 Root Road, Spring Texas, 77389
P: 281-355-9222 | W: www.allegiancestaffing.com

Personal: Headquartered in Spring, TX, Allegiance Staffing has operations in 14 states and continues to expand. In 2001, Tom Landry was a co-founder of the company. Under his leadership, Allegiance Staffing has become one of only 13 staffing companies to be named “Best in Staffing” by Inavero seven consecutive years (2010 – 2016). This prestigious award is based 100% on client satisfaction. Tom has made his career in the staffing industry for the past 30 years and has operated his own firm for 24 of those years. He created and successfully implemented the Allegiance “3 Day / 3 Way” hiring system that has dramatically outperformed the staffing industry in producing high quality talent and unparalleled talent retention rates. He is the past President of the Texas Association of Staffing, and currently serves on the Safety and Worker Comp Committee of the American Staffing Association. In 2016 he was named to “The Staffing 100” by Staffing Industry Analysts as one of the most influential people in staffing. A sought after speaker, Tom has presented at the WERC and CPA annual conferences on Total Cost of Ownership, at the IWLA Operations Conference and CPA on Affordable Care Act compliance and has published several papers on effective purchasing of talent to reduce cost.

Jaclyn-Norono-Rodriguez
Jaclyn Norono-Rodriguez

Director of Sales

BCI Packaging
210 Trade Center Dr Building B, St Peters, MO 63376
P: 573-202-1111 | W: www.bcipackaging.com

Personal: Jaclyn is the Director of Sales for BCI Packaging, which is a nonprofit organization that provides packaging services with a social mission to employ adults with disabilities. She was born + raised in Venezuela and came to the United States with a scholarship to go to college. She has a BS in Business Management and an MBA. Throughout college and her career, she has been active in various community organizations including the Hispanic Leaders Group and the Venezuelan Association in Missouri.

Why do you want to serve as a Director of the CPA?

Jerry-Thompson
Jerry Thompson

President

CPA Board Member Since 2019

CTI Packaging & Fulfillment
732 Florsheim Dr # 14, Libertyville, IL 60048
P: 847-968-4855| W: ctipack.com

Personal: Jerry started CTI in 2000 after working in the packaging industry for many years.  He originally designed and developed packaging programs for a variety of companies.  Once CTI was launched, he quickly expanded into co-packing.  Jerry has been a member of the CPA for 7 years and has been very actively involved.