Board of Directors


The Donna J. Beasley Tri-County Apprenticeship Academy Board of Directors are a collective group of local participating contractors. They are dedicated to ensuring that the apprenticeship program be delivered with integrity and needs of  Southwest Florida's workforce. 

2021 Chairman:

Richard (Rick) Bidwell -Commercial Plumbing Solutions, LLC

2021 Vice Chairman: 

Sam Troyer  - Comfort Zone, Inc.


Chipper Fitz - Elite Electrical Contractors   

Board Members:

Gary Griffin - B & I Contractors, Inc.

Ryan Peterson - Wayne Automatic Fire Sprinkler, Inc.

James (Jim) Roberts - TWC Services, Inc.

David Southwick III  -  Integrated Fire and Security Solutions