Past Presidents

Natural Stone Institute Current President

David Carnavale

David Carnevale
Carnevale and Lohr
Bell Gardens, CA

MIA Past Presidents

2017 Jon Lancto
Big Fish Consulting
Sullivans Island, SC
2016 David Castellucci
Kenneth Castellucci & Associates
Lincoln, RI
2015 Dan Rea
Coldspring
Coldspring, MN
2014 Tony Malisani
Malisani Inc.
Great Falls, MT
2013 Jonathan Zanger
Walker Zanger
Perth Amboy, NJ
2012 Michael Twiss
Columbia Stone Inc.
Tualatin, OR
2011 Gasper (G.K.) Naquin
Stone Interiors
Loxley, AL
2010 Brett Rugo
Rugo Stone, LLC
Lorton, Virginia
2009 Guido Gliori
Grazzini Brothers & Company
Eagan, MN
2008 Jim Hogan
Carrara Marble Company of America, Inc.
Los Angeles, CA
2007 Jack Seiders
Architectural Granite & Marble,
Austin, TX
2006 Ken Krebs
OHM International Inc.
Nashville, TN
2005 Scott Lardner
Rocky Mountain Stone Company
Albuquerque, NM
2004 Paul Vigna
Artisan Tile & Marble of New Jersey
Somerset, NJ
2003 Richard Booms
Booms Stone Company
Redford, MI
2002 Robert Stasswender
Southwest Marble & Granite Works
Austin, TX
2001 Monica Gawet
Tennessee Marble Co.
Friendsville, TN
2000 Maurizio Favretto
Ancor Granite Tile
Montreal, Canada
1999 Joe Kapcheck
J. Kapcheck & Co
Des Plaines, IL
1998 Barbara Cohen
Miller Druck Specialty Contracting Inc.
New York, NY
1997 Margaret Panzera
Ciot Imports
Montreal, Canada
1996 Terry O’Neill
Columbia Marble
Pittsburgh, PA
1995 Bradley Sweeney
Sweeney Marble & Granite
Stonewall, TX
1994 Willard Vetter
Vetter Stone
Mankato, MN
1993 Barksdale Jones III
Imperial Black Marble
Thorn Hill, TN
1992 Bernard Polak
Denver Marble Co
Englewood, CO
1991 Robert Zavagno Sr.
Cleveland Marble Mosaic
Cleveland, OH
1990 Louie Carnevale
Carnevale & Lohr
Bell Gardens, CA
1989 E. W. Richardson
Richardson & Richardson
Rutland, VT
1988 Ronald A. Busse
Busse Marble Co.
Smithfield, TX
1987 John F. Hardtke, Jr.
Hilgartner Natural Stone, Inc.
MD
1986 Jeffrey Matthews
Trade International
Dunwoody, GA
1985 Malcolm Cohen
Domestic Marble & Stone
New York, NY
1984 Ronald DeHeer
Buehner Concrete
UT
1983 Claude Ledgerwood
The Marble Shop
Knoxville, TN
1982 B.W. Capp
Wolverine Marble Co.
MI
1981 John J. Craig, Jr.
John J. Craig Co.
TN
1980 Roscoe Wilkins
Moretti-Harrah Marble Co.
AL
1979 V.P. Miotto
Miotto Terrazzo & Tile, Inc.
FL
1978 Stanley Capp
Wolverine Marble Co.
MI
1977 John J. Craig
John J. Craig Co.
TN
1976 F. Denton White, Jr.
Drake Marble Co.
MN
1975 Lou Pelligrini
Connolly Contractors, Ltd.
Canada
1974 N.A. Hunter
Hilgartner Natural Stone Co.
MD
1973 Richard Locarni
Locarni Marble Co
MR
1972 Bill B. McHarg
McHarg Marble Co.
TX
1971 Sam Menlowe
Atlas Tile & Marble Works, Inc.
NY
1970 F. Denton White, Jr.
Drake Marble Co.
MN
1969 E. E. Potter
Carthage Marble Corp.
MO
1968 John Y. Mills
Southwest Onyx & Marble Co.
CA
1967 Frank A. Scolaro
Frank Scolaro Marble Co.
NY
1966 John Barksdale Johnes
Imperial Black Marble Co.
TN
1965 T.E Taylor
Carthage Marble Corp.
MS
1964 Roy S. Spicer
Vermont Marble Co.
VT
1963 Lawrence H. Cohen
Domestic Marble & Stone Corp.
NY
1962 Ben A. Capp
Wolverine Marble Co.
MI
1961 Ken Manson
Stone Center
LA
1960 A. T. Howe
Vermont Marble Co.
VT
1959 John W. Dent
Georgia Marble Co.
GA
1958 Fred J. Plimpton
Vermont Marble Co.
VT
1956 &
1957
Chester A. Smith
Chester A. Smith, Inc.
Columbus, OH
1955 M.S. Brown
T. H. Winston Co.
OH
1954 J.F. (Jack) Saunders
Gray Knox Marble Co.
TN
1953 Walter V. McGowan
John F. McGowan Marble Co.
NY
1952 C. A. King
King & Co., Inc.
LA
1951 A.A Landi
Landi Marble Corp.
NY
1950 Roy E. Mayes
Carthage Marble Corp.
MO
1948 G.W. Oehmeke
Milwaukee Marble Corp.
WI
1947 W.W. (Bill) Getchell
Northwest Marble Corp.
MN
1945 &
1946
Benjamin A. Colonna
Colonna & Co.
NY

BSI Past Presidents

2017 Daniel Wood
Lurvey Supply
Volo, IL
2016 Aaron Hicken
Delta Stone Products
Heber, UT
2015 Robert V. Barnes, III
Dee Brown Company
Dallas, TX
2014 John Grubb
Luck Stone Center
Manakin-Sabot, VA
2013 Bernard Buster
Lyons Sandstone
Lyons, CO
2012 Robert Teel
Continental Cut Stone
Florence, TX
2011 Duffe Elkins
Indiana Limestone Company
Oolitic, IN
2010 Robert Hicken
R.J. Masonry
Heber City, UT
2009 Douglas Bachli
Cee Jay Tool Co.
Masonville, CO
2008 Robert Barden
Barden Stone
Memphis, TN
2007 Scott Buechel
Buechel Stone Corp.
Fond du Lac, WI
2006 Rick Jones
Stonecraft, Inc.
Knoxville, TN
2005 Brenda Edwards
TexaStone Quarries
Garden City, TX
2004 Jeff Leonard
Leonard Masonry
St. Louis, MO
2003 Joseph Dellacroce
Connecticut Stone Supplies
Milford, CT
2002 Robert R. Goodrich
W.S. Goodrich Co.
Epping, NH
2001 Gerald Gallegos
The Gallegos Corporation
Vail, CO
2000 J. Kevan Busik
Delaware Quarries
New Hope, PA
1999 Earle R. West
Quality Marble Inc.
Pinellas Park, FL
1998 James Daniel Bybee
Bybee Stone Co.
Ellettsville, IN
1997 Robert T. Zavagno
Cleveland Marble Mosaic Co.
Cleveland, OH
1996 Joseph Donatelli
Eastern Marble and Granite Co.
Scotch Plains, NJ
1995 Glen A. Weeks
Fox River Stone Co.
South Elgin, IL
1994 Charles Monson
Dakota Granite Co.
Millbank, SD
1993 Terry W.C. Betz
Betz Cut Stone
Toronto, Ontario, CN
1992 Pat Fell-Barker
B. G. Hoadley Quarries
Bloomington, IN
1991 Lacy S. Vernon
North Carolina Granite Corp.
Mt. Airy, NC
1990 Thomas C. Hansen
Bergen Bluestone Company
1989 Patrick D. Alexander
Cold Spring Granite
Cold Spring, MN
1988 Harold C. Vogel
Vogel Enterprises
1987 Martin L. Stecklow
1986 Roy G. Thompson
1985 Robert M. Cradock
The Stone Center
St. Louis, MO
1984 Arthur A. Carrione
Bergen County Bluestone
Elmwood Pa
1983 W.T. Aycok
Georgia Marble Company
1982 S. Kenan Manson
The Stone Center, Inc.
New Orleans, LA
1981 G.E. Whitey Webster
Western States Stone Co.
Phoenix, AZ
1980 John H. Lee
Structural Slate Co., Inc
1979 R.H. Griffin
Bergen Bluestone
Paramus, NJ
1978 F. Ray Keyser Jr.
1977 Al Saunders
Richmond, VA
1976 Joe Busik
Delaware Quarries, Inc.
Lumberville, PA
1975 John R. Miles
Featherock, Inc.
Chatsworth, CA
1974 Perry Halquist
Halquist Stone
Sussex, WI
1973 Bob Schwake
Schwake Stone
Des Plaines, IL
1972 Willard O. Vetter
Vetter Stone
Kasota, MN
1971 Alfred G. Johnston
East Branch, NY
1970 Harold Blum, Glenmont
OH
1969 L. Allan Feinstein
NY
1968 Jim Valentine
Grand Rapids, MI

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