LBM Advantage announced that Richard Herrington of Ed Herrington Inc., (Herrington’s) has been elected chairman of the board.
Herrington served as the vice-chairman for the last two years.
The official announcement was made at the Feb. 27 shareholders meeting at LBM
Advantage’s 2023 Annual Buying Show at the Coronado Springs Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.
Herrington succeeds Bill Newman of Oxford Lumber Co. in Oxford, Alabama. Newman served as chairman since 2021.
Chris O’Neill of Kellogg Supply Co. in Manteo, North Carolina was also elected vice-chairman.
Herrington is a fourth-generation owner and vice president/general manager at his organization.
Based in Hillsdale, N.Y. in Columbia County, and near the Massachusetts border, Herington’s provides lumber, building materials, and services through 8 locations in New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts.