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  • 27 Feb 2020 by LACBFFA

    During its annual retreat on February 8, 2020, the Los Angeles Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association Board of Directors installed its newest members and elected its 2020 officers as follows:


    PresidentSandra Langford-Coty, A. N. Deringer, Inc.

    Vice President: Pat Vangtan, DB Schenker, Inc.

    Treasurer: Dan Monnier, Empire World Wide Logistics

    Secretary: Sun Kim

    Chairman: Karen Quintana, Yusen Logistics Americas Inc.


    Mari Bermejo, Geodis USA

    Barbie Clarke, Williams Clarke Company

    Robin Grove, Cars USA

    Vincent Iacopella, Alba Wheels Up

    Rebecca Marek, Laufer Group International

    Patty Tschaepe, J&K Fresh

    Additionally, the Board appointed the following individuals as committee chairs:

    Committee Chairs 

    Airport Customs - Mari Bermejo (Chair)

    Emerging Technology - Sun Kim (Chair)

    Forwarding/NVOCC - Robin Grove (Chair)

    Legislative - Vincent Iacopella (Chair)

    Logistics - Dan Monnier (Chair)

    Communications & Marketing - Rebecca Marek (Chair)

    Membership - Karen Quintana (Co-Chair), Sandra Langford-Coty (Co-Chair)

    PGA - Barbie Clarke (Chair)

    Programs & Education - Pat Vangtan (Chair) 

    Seaport Customs - Patty Tschaepe (Chair), Dan Meylor (Vice-Chair)