SMACNA Arizona, the Arizona Chapter of the Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association, has elected Katie Watson of Kinetic Systems, Inc. to its board of trustees.
Watson, operations manager for Kinetics’ Southwest Region, has been elected to serve a one-year term on the board. She has been in the industry for 20 years.
“SMACNA works hard for its member contractors,” Watson said. “I am eager to take on a leadership role at the chapter level, following in the footsteps of my uncle, Mark Watson, who was SMACNA's national president in 2004.”
SMACNA Arizona contractors are leaders in the HVAC industry by setting the highest standards of performance, service and safety. The organization’s technical manuals are the accepted standards for sheet metal and air conditioning and they are constantly striving to update them or publish new editions to move the industry forward in the areas of new applications, new materials, safety and training.
The union contractors who comprise the SMACNA Arizona chapter are dedicated to progressive actions that improve both the trade and the construction industry.
SMACNA Arizona is committed to quality work and ensuring quality workers for the future. SMACNA is an international association of union contractors in the sheet metal and air conditioning industry representing 4,500 contributing contractor firms. The organization is focused on upholding the highest standards of quality and excellence in all facets of the sheet metal and air conditioning industry. To demonstrate that commitment, SMACNA Arizona has contributed more than $2.5 million statewide toward skills training and apprenticeships programs. For more information on SMACNA Arizona, visit www.smacna-az.org or call (602) 734-0214. You can also find SMACNA Arizona on Facebook: www.facebook.com/smacnaarizona.