The North American
Natural Casing Association (NANCA), formed in 1990, responds
to issues and service needs that are unique to the North
American segment of the industry.
The NANCA Organization
consists of a five-member Board of Directors, plus the
immediate past President, directs policies with day-to-day
administration by staff.
The natural casing
market in North America is valued at $150 million annually.
NANCA's members employ in excess of 2,000 individuals in the
U.S., Canada and Mexico.
- To obtain
legislation favorable to the industry's interests and
prevent or change legislation deemed harmful at the local,
state and federal levels.
- To protect our
industry from unfair trade practices by foreign countries
and to work with member governments to ease trade among
our member countries and throughout the world.
- To address common
industry problems encountered by management in the
production, distribution and financial function of the
natural casing industry.
- To instill the
principles of honesty and equity in the natural casing
- To promote
activities aimed at enabling the industry to conduct
itself with the greatest efficiency and economy.
- To promote free
communication among its members and to facilitate proper
consideration and expression of opinion upon and
dissemination of valuable business information.
- To promote consumer
awareness and increased consumption of natural casings.
- To promote the
general welfare of the industry and the accomplishment of
any objectives which shall be recognized as proper and
lawful objectives of a trade association, all of which
shall be consistent with applicable laws, the public
interest, as well as the interest of this industry and
- To promote
cooperation with related trade associations.
• Barbara Negron President
• Phil Schwartz Vice President
Mike Wallace Secretary
• Eric Svendsen Treasurer
- Mike Wallace - Canada Compound.
- Phil Schwartz - Casing Associates, Inc.
- David Mayo - Oversea Casing Co.
- Barbara Negron – Leon Van Leeuwen Corp.
- Eric Svendsen - International Casing Group, Inc.