Press Room

Contact for Media Enquiries

Ryan Kekeris
Communications Director

About the IUPAT:
The International Union of Painters and Allied Trades (IUPAT) represents a growing force of men and women in the United States and Canada who work in the Finishing Trades – Industrial & Commercial Painting, Drywall Finishing, Glazing & Glass Work, Sign & Display and Floor Covering Installation, and many more successful careers in the construction industry and public sector. Learn more about our history>>>>
The International Union of Painters and Allied Trades
7234 Parkway Drive
Hanover, MD  21076

IUPAT Leadership

Kenneth Rigmaiden
General President

George Galis
General Secretary-Treasurer

William Candelori
General Vice President – Eastern Region

Robert Kucheran
General Vice President – Canada

Mark Van Zevern
General Vice President – Western Region

James A. Williams Jr.
General Vice President at Large/Organizing

The IUPAT Finishing Trades Institute

Anton Ruesing
Director, Finishing Trades Institute

Dr. Thomas Pfundstein
Director of Curriculum & Instruction

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