Joey Aldrich, Past President

Joey Aldrich obtained a Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Arkansas and pursued a position with Lockheed Martin to begin his career.  Choosing to be closer to family, he moved back to Central Arkansas where he began work with Middleton Heat and Air as a Commercial Estimator in 2013.  From there he has progressed into the role of Project Manager and BIM Coordination Manager.  He joined the Board of Directors for ASA of Arkansas in 2014, but is currently serving as Past President after his term as President from 2019-2021. On a personal note, he and his wife, Stevie, have been married for 10 years and have one daughter, Stella.  When he isn’t at work or spending time with his family, you can find him at one of the local disc golf courses trying not to lose his discs!


David Lawrence, President

David has been in the electrical industry since 2000 and joined Arnold & Blevins Electric just a couple years into his career in September of 2002. Learning and working his way thru the field from apprentice to a licensed Master Electrician, David has culminated his experience as Estimator/Project Manager since 2009. David is very active in his community, in his church, and as the current President of ASA of Arkansas. David has three children and a wife at home that take up most of his free time. Whether it be camping, hunting, fishing and spending the weeknights coaching his children’s baseball teams, David is fully involved and loves being with his family.


Blake Finnell, Vice President

Blake began his career in the rental equipment business in 2011. In 2014, he got involved in ASA Arkansas while working in the equipment industry.  In 2017, he joined the subcontractor side of the world, beginning his career with CertaPro Painters and continuing to serve on the ASA board. Blake’s role at CertaPro is in Commercial Sales consisting of estimating, managing and producing commercial painting projects. Blake is a family man who is devoted to his beautiful wife, Kyndall and their two children, Evie (5) and Garner (3). In his “spare time” he enjoys deer hunting, duck hunting, fishing and just being outdoors.


Marcus Singleton, Treasurer

Marcus began his career in the glass and glazing industry in 1997 from answering phones, to field and shop work to estimating and project management.  Marcus joined ACE Glass in September of 2011 and is currently the Executive Vice President.  In addition to being on the Board of Directors for the Arkansas chapter of the American Subcontractors Association, Marcus is active in the National Glass Association as well as a member of a national glass and glazing peer group.  With two grown boys out of the house and a daughter at home Marcus enjoys spending time with family and the great outdoors.


Holly Fish, Director

Holly is the Director of Human Resources and Communication at EGP, PLLC, Certified Public Accountants & Consultants, and joined the firm in 2007. She is a marketing, HR and business growth specialist who assists EGP with all aspects of client service, business development, recruiting and retention, PR and marketing. She is the Founder of WIN – Women in Networking of Central Arkansas and a founding board member to the Arkansas Women’s Hall of Fame. Holly has served on many other boards supporting community and philanthropic efforts.


Ryan McClafferty, Director

Ryan began his career as an insurance broker in 2003 when he started a firm focusing on
estate and succession planning. During that time he learned how proper planning can
improve the life of a business and its ownership. He earned his reputation by working
toward each client’s objectives through systematic and sound advice. Specializing in growing
companies, Ryan joined INSURICA in April, 2013.


Jerod Eck, Director

Jerod started in the rental business with Hugg and Hall Equipment in 2013 as an outside sales rep. In January of 2021, he became the sales manager for the Fort Smith location. Jerod has served on the board of Kay Rogers park for the past 6 years. With 5 boys, he and his wife are on the go watching sporting events year around. If he has any free time, he enjoys playing golf.