Coating Society of
The Houston Area


Coating Society of the Houston Area

The Coating Society of the Houston Area was established in 1956 as a 501(c)(3) charitable organization with the purpose of promoting education and best practices in corrosion control and expanding the knowledge and proper use of protective coatings to mitigate the effects of corrosion in industry.


Our membership consists of individuals and companies in Southeast Texas and neighboring areas, that are involved in all aspects of protective coatings including end-users, applicators, inspectors, manufacturers, and suppliers.

Purple - Blue Gradient

CSHA Board of Directors and Executive Board

2022 Board of Directors

Amy Hoke, BGE

Andres Castro

Andrew Swan, MTest

Anthony Grigsby, Carboline

Brian Battle, DH Tech

Dwayne Lum, Carboline

Eric Piotrowski, AMPP

Ernie McDaniel, GMA Garnet

Hector Solis, Mineral Tech

Jeanne Haner, Jollyflex USA

Jeff Bogran, The Warehouse Rentals & Supplies

Joe King, Mineral Tech

Kat Coronado, International Paint

Ken Rossy, HoldTight Solutions

Kevin Kelleher, Continental Coatings Inc.

Loren Hatle, Corrosion Exchange, LLC

Manny Nerios, Retired

Meghan Leyva, AMPP

Michael Stelmach, Chapparal Industrial

Peter Bock, Advanced Polymetrics

Phil Muller, Dow Chemical

Rachel Hairston, Thermal Polymer

Raleigh Whitehead, Retired

Robert Cameron, Hempel

Sam Navarro, IPC Industries

Scott Avery, Womble

Sidney Burns, ErgonArmor

Skyler Zochert, Quality Product Finishing

Tom Swan, MTest

William Goulette, GC&S


Belinda Gibson

Environmental Earth-Wise



Pete Mitchell

GMA Garnet


Josh Gray

Elcometer USA 


Henry Beecher

B&H Distributors