SIA elects four new board members

The Security Industry Association announced Thursday that it recently elected four new members to its board of directors during its annual membership meeting last week in New York City.

The new board members include Ray Dean of Niscayah, Ken Francis of UTC Fire & Security, Lisa Roy of Johnson Controls, and Bill Taylor of Panasonic.

The association also re-elected five incumbent board members including Denis Hebert of HID Global, Steve Van Till of Brivo Systems, Kenneth LaMarca of Sony Electronics, Scott Schafer of Arecont Vision, and Chris Gerace of Bosch Security Systems.

According to a statement, the SIA Board of Directors Executive Committee voted Jay Hauhn of ADT/Tyco as the new chairman-elect and Jim Gingo of TransTech Systems as the new treasurer.

The terms of those elected and re-elected to the board will expire in 2013. For more information about SIA, visit