American Society of Home Inspectors Announces
New Officers and Directors


Sheena Quinn
Public Communications, Inc.

The American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI), the leading professional organization of home inspectors, has announced the results of their annual leadership elections. Leading the slate of new officers who will serve during the upcoming year is newly-elected president Richard Matzen of Home Buyers Inspections, Seattle, Wash.

Joining Matzen, several other ASHI members were named to prominent positions in the organization. Stephen Gladstone of Stonehollow, Inc., Stamford, Conn., was elected president-elect; Don Norman of HouseMaster Home Inspection Service, will serve as ASHI vice president; Joseph Corsetto of Shelterworks, Inc., Dover, N.J., will take the role as treasurer; and Keith Ruehl of U.S. Inspect, Jupiter, Fla., will serve as secretary.

Board of Directors

Additions to ASHI's Board of Directors include Charles Bellefontaine of Chicagoland Home & Building Inspections, Bolingbrook, Ill.; Bryck Guibor of Brick By Bryck Inc., Tucson, Arizona; Robert Fico of ACE Home Inspection, Inc., Westfield, N.J.; James Lee of Accurate Home Inspection, Milwaukee, Wis.; James Rooney of Free State Home Inspections, Annapolis, Md.; and Timothy Stull of Brady & Henderson Inc., Solon, Ohio.

For More Information

Formed in 1976, the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI) is the oldest and most respected professional organization of home inspectors in North America. Its mission is to promote excellence and exemplary practice within the profession. ASHI's Standards of Practice and Code of Ethics are the recognized guidelines for the home inspection profession. For more information on the American Society of Home Inspectors, contact the association at 932 Lee Street, Suite 101, Des Plaines, IL 60016. Phone: 800-743-2744. Or visit the ASHI Web site at

EDITOR'S NOTE: Photos of Mr. Matzen are available upon request.