Brookfield, WI: A. Wendall Stringer, CFSP, of Stringer Family Funeral Services in Crystal Springs has been appointed to the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) Governance Committee for 2013-14. NFDA committee members have a significant impact on the association, its members and the funeral service profession at-large.
Members of NFDA’s Governance Committee review proposed amendments to NFDA’s Constitution and Bylaws to ensure these documents are in proper technical form. Committee responsibilities also include recommending the adoption or rejection of proposed Constitution and Bylaws amendments to the NFDA House of Delegates, and reviewing and recommending appropriate action of proposed resolutions to the House of Delegates.
“We are pleased that Wendell has accepted his appointment to the Governance Committee,” said NFDA Chief Executive Officer Christine Pepper, CAE. “The committee’s work in the coming year will help NFDA fulfill its mission of supporting funeral directors as they provide families with meaningful end-of-life services at the highest levels of excellence and integrity. We are grateful to Wendell for accepting this important leadership position in NFDA and funeral service.”
NFDA is the world’s leading and largest funeral service association, serving 19,700 individual members who represent more that 10,000 funeral homes in the United States and 39 countries around the world. NFDA is the trusted leader, beacon for ethics and the strongest advocate for the profession. NFDA is the association of choice because it offers funeral professionals comprehendive educational resources, tools to manage successful businesses, guidance to become pillars in their communities and the expertise to foster future generations of funeral professionals. NFDA is headquartered in Brookfield, WI, and has an office in Washington, D.C. For more information, visit www.nfda.org.