Five new members have joined the PHCC Educational Foundation.

The Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors Educational Foundation  installed its 2010-11 board of directors at the PHCC Connect meeting held Oct. 27, 2010, in Las Vegas.

The five new members are Keith Bienvenu of Bienvenu Brothers in Metairie, La.; Pat Blank of Quackenbush Co. in Buffalo, N.Y.; David Dugger of ShoffnerKaltoff Mechanical Electrical Service in Knoxville, Tenn.; Kathy Jonas of St. Joseph Valley PHCC in Mishawaka, Ind.; and Rich Kerzetski of Universal Plumbing & Heating Co. in Las Vegas.

“With the addition of these talented volunteers, the foundation will continue to restructure its resources and provide top-notch training through webinars, seminars and other courses, as well as keep members up-to-date with apprentice textbooks, assessment tests, bulletins and other valuable resources,” said Bill Jones, foundation chairman.

In addition to the new members of the board, the following individuals were reappointed for a second term: Joe Rae Wagner of CTO Inc. in Harlingen, Texas, will serve as vice chairman; and Tom Applegate of the National Council of Local Administrators of Career and Technical Education in Westerville, Ohio, will serve as professional educator representative.