CEDIA announces directors and 2018 executive committee

CEDIA has unveiled its 2018 Executive Committee and appointed directors, following their approval by the association’s board of directors.

CEDIA has officially revealed who will fill its two open appointed positions for the 2018-2019 term (one to be filled from the EMEA region, and the other from the entire global membership).

John Buchanan from Meridian Audio was voted in by the board to fill the EMEA position and David Weinstein from Lutron Electronics Co was voted in for the other position representing the entire global membership.

“CEDIA is in a fantastic position to hit the ground running for 2018,” commented David Humphries, CEDIA Board Chairman. “Our directors have a wonderful and diverse set of skills and expertise which sets us up for a very successful year.”

The members of the 2018 CEDIA Executive Committee are as follows:

David Humphries, chairman

Atlantic Integrated

Rockleigh, NJ, USA

Dennis Erskine, immediate past chairman

Erskine Group, Inc.

Draper, UT, USA

Ex-officio, non-voting member

Giles Sutton, chairman-elect


London, England

David Weinstein, secretary

Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.

Coopersburg, PA, USA

Rob Sutherland, treasurer

Inspired Dwellings, Ltd.

London, England


The 2018 board directors are as follows:

John Buchanan

Meridian Audio Limited

Huntingdon, UK

Henry Clifford

Livewire LLC

Richmond, Virginia, USA

Ken Erdmann

Erdmann Electric, Inc.

Springville, UT, USA

Omar Hikal


Dubai, UAE

Hamish Neale

Crestron EMEA

Cobham, UK

Matt Scott

OMEGA Audio Video

London, Ontario, Canada

Heather Sidorowicz

Southtown Audio Video

Hamburg, NY, USA

Joe Whitaker

The Thoughtful Home

Wentzville, MO, USA

In addition, Tabatha O'Connor serves as an ex-officio, voting member of the CEDIA Board by virtue of her role as acting president and CEO of CEDIA.