WASHINGTON — The Restoration Industry Association (RIA) board of directors is pleased to announce that Marc Selvitelli, CAE, has joined the association as executive director, according to a press release.

Selvitelli will work directly with RIA leaders and volunteers to help guide and execute on the organization's strategic initiatives, programs and policies, the release stated.

According to the release, Selvitelli comes to RIA from NAIOP: The Commercial Real Estate Association, where he has spent the last eight years as vice president of membership and chapter relations.

"The board of directors is excited to begin working with Marc. His proven abilities in terms of both membership growth and advocacy development will be incredible assets to RIA. We're thrilled to have a leader of this caliber helping to define the future of the restoration industry," said RIA President Scott Stamper, CR, president and chief executive officer (CEO) of Regency DKI in Clinton Township, MI.

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