WoodLINKS USA named three individuals from the manufacturing sector to its board of directors with the additions of Jonathan Adams, Kent Gilchrist and Mendy Claridge.
Adams is the COO of the Adams Group, an architectural millwork firm in North Point, Fla. He started working at the family business when he was 12 and has served in various capacities throughout his tenure.
Kent Gilchrist is president of Fremont Interiors Inc., an architectural woodworking firm that designs and fabricates projects in Carmel, Ind. For the last eight years, he has managed the AWI SkillsUSA committee, which designs, organizes and judges the national cabinetmaking competition as part of the SkillsUSA organization. He currently holds director positions with the Architectural Woodwork Institute and Woodwork Career Alliance.
Claridge is a product line manager for National Office Furniture. She holds certifications as an American Society of Quality technician and as LEED AP, which is an accredited professional that supports the certification of LEED points.
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