2019 ICC conference looking for volunteers

The 2020 Planning Committee is asking for volunteers to help with things at the 2019 Conference. They would like us to ask our members if they are attending and would they like to volunteer. Here is the information.

The Group will Host a booth at the Expo to promote the 2020 event in St. Louis

  • Expo hours will be Sunday, October 20 1:30 pm until 6 pm and Monday, October 21 from 11 am until 7 pm. We will need volunteers to man the booth. Please contact Tamara Hagerman(  [email protected] )

               if you will be available so she can start to schedule volunteers to help with the booth.

Passing of Robert “Bob” J. Bodley, Jr.

March 18, 1951 – July 26, 2019
Born in St. Louis, MO
Resided in St. Charles, MO

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Robert “Bob” J.  Bodley, Jr. of Saint Charles, MO, passed away at the age of 68 on Friday, July 26, 2019. He is survived by his beloved wife of 48 years, Diana Bodley; his son, Robert “Rob” (Gretchen) Bodley, III; his grandchildren, Collin, Nolan, and Bailee; and his other relatives and dear friends. Robert was preceded in death by his parents, Robert John Bodley, Sr. and Inez Bodley.

Robert honorably served his country in the Navy aboard the USS Worden DLG-18 as a Hull Technician, 3rd Class, in the Vietnam War. Bob had the distinction of being a life member of the St. Charles VFW Post #5036.

Bob went on to work for the Community Fire Protection District for fifteen years, eventually working his way up to Battalion Chief. Following his firefighting career, Bob was a building inspector for St. Charles County. He retired from his position as Chief Code Official for Town and Country in 2011 after a very successful career. Bob served as President of the Missouri Association of Building Officials and Inspectors (MABOI) in 2004 where there now is a scholarship in his name. In his spare time, Bob enjoyed playing a round of golf, spending time with his grandchildren and making memories with his family. He will be dearly missed.

Memorial contributions in Robert’s name may be made to the MABOI Robert J. Bodley Scholarship or to the American Cancer Association.

2014 NEC Articles 90, 100, and common violations | Maryland Heights | August 20-21 2019

General Requirements Day 1

This class covers Articles 90 and 110 of the National Electrical Code®. Some of the most fundamental and important topics in the entire Code are in the found in Article 90, including the scope and applicability of the document, as well as the requirements for enforcement. Article 110 Topics include interrupting and short-circuit current ratings for equipment, termination requirements, arc-flash labeling, and working space provisions.

Common NEC Violations Day 2

This interactive class covers some of the more common mistakes, misconceptions, and misapplications of the National Electrical Code (NEC). It focuses on Chapters one through four of the NEC and includes topics such as working space requirements; GFCI and AFCI protection requirements; branch circuit, feeder circuit, and service conductor requirements; as well as requirements for general use equipment and wiring methods.

Instructor Bio

Ryan Jackson is an electrical Code expert and textbook author in the Salt Lake City, Utah, area.
He began his career as a carpenter while in high school, and began doing electrical work at the age of 18. At the age of 23, Ryan landed his first job as an electrical inspector and subsequently became certified in building, plumbing, and mechanical inspection, as well as building and electrical plan review. Two years after becoming an inspector, he was approached by a friend in the area asking him to fill in at an electrical seminar for him. After his first class, he was hooked and is now a highly sought after seminar instructor.
Ryan has taught in several states and loves helping people increase their understanding of the Code. In 2005, Ryan met Mike Holt, and they became friends immediately. He helped Mike with his
Understanding the NEC, Volume 2 videos and began editing his books as well. A few years later he became the author of Mike’s Code Changes textbooks, which he continued to write through the 2017 Code cycle. When Ryan isn’t working, he can often be found in his garage turning wood on his lathe, in his basement exercising, or any quiet place where he can dive into a book. He is also a rabid University of Utah football fan. Ryan married his high school sweetheart, Sharie, and they have two beautiful children together: Kaitlynn and Aaron.


MABOI Board of Directors -Slate 2020

Members, below are the board members up for re-election in 2020.

MABOI Board of Directors -Slate 2020

President Eric Powers, Bridgeton Robert Poteet III 2020

Past President
Robert Poteet III, University City Matt Whitwell
Vice PresidentJoe Kovac, St. Louis Eric Powers, Bridgeton 2020
Executive Secretary Neil Fick, Brentwood Joe Kovac, St. Louis 2020
Recording Secretary Dale Nicolas, St. Charles Neil Fick, Brentwood 2020
Membership Secretary Matt Whitwell Des PeresBryan Kopp2020
TreasurerJeff Carter, St. Louis CountyJeff Carter2020-2021
DirectorGreg Tate, St. CharlesGreg Tate2019-2020
DirectorDavid Astuto, St. Charles CountyNeil Cantwell2019-2020
DirectorMark Zaiontz, University CityNeil Fick2019-2020
DirectorChris Gaw, City of O’FallonChris Gaw2019-2021
DirectorChris Schlumm, St. Charles**2020-2021
DirectorJeff Center, EllisvilleJeff Center2020-2021

** Indicates that the candidate must be elected and sworn in for the 2020-2021 MABOI Board of Directors.

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