NCHPBA is an affiliate of the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association, Inc. The Northcentral Region includes: North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin, and the UP of Michigan.

NCHPBA is governed by a Board of Directors who serve a two-year term of office. The current 2022- 2024 Board and Officers:

  • President: Joe Holland - Holland & Hearth, Minneapolis, MN
  • Vice President: Chris Becker (Retailer) Twin City Fireplace & Stone, Edina, MN
  • Treasurer: Paul Nigon, (Manufacturer) Napoleon, St. Paul, MN
  • Secretary: Matt Neumyer, (Retailer) Chimney Concepts, Port Washington, WI
  • HPBA Representative: Adam Lee (Distributor) Brownstone Distributing, Eagan, MN

Directors – 11 plus Board Rep to HPBA

  • Willie O’Neal – Brownstone Distributing, Minneapolis, MN
  • Adam Ostrosky – Woodland Stoves & Fireplaces, Minneapolis, MN
  • Jim Meier - Mid-America Sales, Neenah, WI 
  • Bill Schug – Merrill Sheet Metal Works, Merrill, WI
  • Tony Leggett – Fireplace Professionals, Sioux Falls, SD
  • Jeremy Goodwin – United Brick & Fireplace, Madison, WI
  • Dan Green – Top Hat Fireplace Chimney Specialists, Baraboo, WI

Chairmen at a glance:

  • Marketing: Jeremy Goodwin and Paul Nigon
  • Government & External Forces: Matt Neumyer and Chris Becker
  • Membership: John Smith and Chris Becker

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Members of the North Central Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association (NCHPBA) and its regional Affiliates are the leading companies that produce, sell, or service appliances and accessories in the hearth and barbecue industries in North America. Join today to take advantage of all the benefits your company will receive.