ANAHEIM, CA — Paul Johnson has been elected chairman of the board of the World Floor Covering Association, effective July 1, according to a press release.

He fills the role vacated by Janice Clifton of Abbey Carpets in Napa, CA, who will become immediate past chairwoman, the release stated.

According to the release, at the spring board of directors meeting, directors also elected Scott Walker, resident, Walker’s Carpet One, Bellingham, WA as chairman-elect; confirmed Mellissa Murphy, Johnson Paint & Decorating, Columbia, MO, as secretary; Donny Phillips Jr., Atlanta Flooring Design Center, Suwanee, GA as CFO; Aaron Pirner, CAP Carpet Inc., Wichita, KS as vice chairman.

The WFCA elects a third of its board of directors each year for three-year terms, the release noted.

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