Greater Ohio Chapter Board Members


Orris Schlabach

Northeast Erectors LLC
Office: (330) 359-5280
Cell: (330) 495-4416

Orris is president of Northeast Erectors, he has been in construction for the past 40 years. The past 25 years has been in the erection of pre-engineered metal buildings.  Orris is married to Susie, they have two children, both married and they have four grandchildren. His favorite hobbies are motorcycling and hunting.

Vice President

Vic Miller

Silvercote, LLC
Cell: (330) 842-9778

Vic has spent over thirty years in the construction industry and has been the Ohio Valley Territory Manager for Silvercote since 2016. Silvercote is a manufacturer of innovative custom insulation systems for the metal building industry.


Larry Heckman

Chief Buildings
Cell: (614) 572-6233

Larry Heckman has been involved in the sales & marketing of a variety of Building Materials since his graduation from Bowling Green State University in 2001.  With his first stop at Owens Corning, working as an Area Sales Manager, assigned to their Commercial/Industrial division in Florida.  In 2003, he accepted a position with Specialty Products & Insulation and that is where his career began to focus on the metal building industry by selling Insulation Systems throughout Florida and Georgia.  He continued his Insulation Sales career by accepting a position at Guardian Fiberglass in 2004 when he and his wife moved back to their home state of Ohio.   

In 2006, Larry decided to go back to his Alma mater (BGSU) while working full time, to get a Master’s in Business Administration. Yet something was missing and his true passion was fully realized when he was offered the District Manager position for the Ohio territory at Chief Buildings in 2007.  When asked why he feels he’s been so successful working over 10 years at Chief Buildings, “I just love being involved with all the details of the steel package from the design conception, through the erection process.  It’s extremely rewarding!” 

Larry is married to his wife Nance and they reside in Powell, OH with their two daughters, Sophia & Vivian.


John Fiala

Weaver Commercial Contractor
Office: (330) 264-9020
Cell: (330) 704-3131