Executive Committee

The responsibility of this committee is audit and financial control matters. The committee assists the Treasurer and Executive Director in presenting to the Board an annual budget and is responsible for assessing and making recommendations regarding any financial reports and/or contracts submitted to the Board.


Mark Raimy
Title: President
Welders Supply Company – Raimy Corporation
1628 Cascade Street
Erie, PA 16502-1522
(814) 454-1563

Ned Lane
Title: President Elect
Cee Kay Supply, Inc.

Brad Peterson
Title: First Vice President
Mississippi Welders Supply


Bill Visintainer
Title: 1st Past President
Atlas Welding Supply Co., Inc.

Tom Biedermann
Title: 2nd Past President
Airweld, Inc.

David A. Walker
Title: Treasurer

John Ospina
Title: Executive Director
GAWDA Headquarters