2023-2024 BHMA Board of Directors Announced

Nov. 6, 2023
Tim Weller of Allegion elected as board president

New York, NY – Members of the Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association (BHMA) gathered and approved the 2023-2024 Board of Directors during the association’s annual Fall meeting on October 18th in San Diego, California. Members who were elected to the 2023-2024 BHMA Board of Directors include Board President: Tim Weller, Allegion; 1st Vice President: Justin Crotzer, dormakaba; 2nd Vice President: Mark McRae, Hager Companies; and Past President: Mark Bloom, Spectrum Brands HHI.  

The new Board members join the Directors: Scott James, CompX International Inc.; Robert Strong, dormakaba USA Inc.; Ernie Mitchell, TownSteel, Inc.; Dick Kreidel, ASSA Abloy Group; and Mark Berger, Securitech Group, Inc.  “I’m looking forward to what we will accomplish together,” noted Weller. “As BHMA nears its 100th anniversary, builders hardware safety and standards are more important than ever – and our organization has an incredible opportunity to continue being a leading voice for our industry.”  BHMA’s new Board President, Tim Weller (AHC, CDC, FDAI), Manager of Codes, Standards and Sustainability at Allegion, brings more than 40 years of industry experience where he, amongst many things, is responsible for developing the product sustainability strategy to meet market requirements for Allegion’s products and solutions. Weller is active in numerous industry organizations such as the Steel Door Institute National Fire Protection Association, ASTM International, the U.S. Green Building Council, and more.  



  • President: Tim Weller, Allegion 

  • 1st Vice President: Justin Crotzer, dormakaba 

  • 2nd Vice President: Mark McRae, Hager Companies 

  • Past President: Mark Bloom, Spectrum Brands HHI  


  • Scott James, CompX International Inc. 

  • Robert Strong, dormakaba USA Inc. 

  • Ernie Mitchell, TownSteel, Inc. 

  • Dick Kreidel, ASSA Abloy Group 

  • Mark Berger, Securitech Group, Inc. 

For additional information on the BHMA Leadership, visit https://buildershardware.com/About-Us/Leadership and follow BHMA on LinkedIn.