CSC Votes 2020: Russ Snow Elected as Vice President

May 14, 2020 | By Administrator

In accordance with the by-laws of the Association, a Call for Nomination for 4th Vice President was issued on December 10, 2019 and voting closed on April 16, 2020, 11:59 PM, EST. CSC is pleased to announce that Russell Snow, CSP, CTR has been elected as Vice President. We extend our appreciation to all members who participated in the election process.

About Vice President Russell Snow:

Russell Snow, CSP, CTR, BSSO, LEED AP is the Sales Manager for W. R. MEADOWS of Canada as well as being the Product Group Manager/ Building Science Specialist for W.R. MEADOWS, Inc. Russ’ main responsibililty is to oversee the Canadian sales team, providing both sales and technical support on the complete product line. In addition to being the Sales Manager, Russ is also the Product Group Manager/ Building Science Specialist for W.R. MEADOWS, Inc. responsible for the building envelope line of products for W. R. MEADOWS. This involves providing technical support to all members of the construction industry, including the W. R. MEADOWS sales team, both in Canada and the U.S. Other responsibilities include the development of specifications at the architectural/engineering level and the creation of presentations for continuing education programs through AEC Daily, the American Institute of Architects, and various other organizations. Russell attained his LEED Accredited Professional designation in April 2008.
Russ has over 25 years of experience in the construction industry, including building envelope, concrete restoration, and products used in the treatment of concrete.
Russ has been involved with the CSC as a member since 1997 and began his volunteering career with CSC as part of the organizing committee for the Toronto Chapter No Frills Trade Show, now known as the Building Expo. From that day forward, he understood the value of “giving back” to the Association and has been a part of 3 Chapters, Edmonton, Toronto and presently the Grand Valley Chapter where he is the current Director. Along with being a longstanding member with CSC, during his career Russ has held the following positions:
  • Member of the 2005 CSC Edmonton Conference Committee
  • Member of the CSC Edmonton Executive
  • Marketing Officer, Vice-Chair and Chair – Toronto Chapter
  • Member of the Registered Specification Writer (RSW) Sub-Committee
  • Chair of the Technical Representative Course Committee for the Education Maintenance Task Team (EMTT)
  • Member of the Certified Specification Writer (CSP) Committee
  • Member of the Education Maintenance Committee (EMC) Sub-Committee
  • Director – Grand Valley Chapter
In addition to CSC, Russ currently serves as the Past Chair of the Air Barrier Association of America and is a member of the ASTM E06, ASTM D08, and American Concrete Institute committees.