FCIF Trustee

Niles Industrial Coatings, LLC


Born and raised in Flint, Michigan home of world famous Grand Funk Railroad Band, and lead poison water.

Favorite hobby or leisure activity?
Hunting, fishing, golfing and boating

How long have you been at your company?
I am involved in 5 different Niles family coatings and environmental companies.

What activities were/are you involved in?
48 year member of Elks Club, 15 year member CCA (Coastal Conservation Association)

What’s your favorite place to vacation or travel to?
Spend winter in Punta Gorda, Fl

What intrigued you about the industry you’re currently working in?
I found the painting business challenging, interesting and a great way to earn a living at a very young age and have loved it ever since.

Favorite holiday?

Early bird or night owl?
Night owl

If you could have one superpower what would it be?
Photographic memory like Dick Grund.

What’s one of your “bucket list” items?
Fishing in Guatemala with my three sons.