Cally Coleman Fromme of Zarsky Lumber passed the gavel to incoming NLBMDA chair Chuck Bankston , president of Bankston Lumber in Barnesville, Ga.
A networking event at the Westin Savannah was sponsored by Simpson Strong-Tie.
A silent auction helped raised funds for LudPAC, the Lumber Dealers Political Action Committee, which promotes the building material industry’s legislative agenda.
Ben Phillips, right, of American Builders Supply, talks to keynote speaker George Lucas, who stressed the values of leadership in a Thursday presentation.
Historic Savannah served as a background for the three-day business event. A tour of the city included a visit to Johnson Square.