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Posted by Tasha Weiss on October 26, 2011 at 9:20 AM.
Babette Freund, CEO and co-owner of Ritner Steel, Inc., Carlisle, Pa., was recently appointed to AISC’s Board of Directors during its Annual Meeting in Scottsdale. An active member of the NASCC: The Steel Conference Planning Committee since 2007 and a member of the AISC Code of Standard Practice Committee, Freund will assist with AISC’s planning and leadership in the steel construction industry.
“Babette Freund has been a supporter of AISC for many years, both with her volunteering of time and expertise on the NASCC Committee,” commented AISC Chair William B. Bourne of Universal Steel, Inc., Lithonia, Ga. “I am very happy to have her business experience and volunteering energy on our AISC board. I know she will be an asset in many ways and I thank her for her commitment.”
Freund initially served as chief financial officer for Ritner Steel when she joined the company in 2004 and was also responsible for overseeing operations and project management. She has more than 30 years of experience in accounting, finance and management, with areas of emphasis in construction, not-for-profit entities, human service and insurance.
More information can be found in AISC’s press release, available here.