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Indianapolis, IN – October 16, 2017—Independent Stationers, an industry leading nationwide member-owned business products cooperative, recently elected its Board of Directors, and its officers for the coming year.

Elected to three-year terms were:  Hope Hurst Lanham of Hurst Office Suppliers, in Lexington, Kentucky; Dallas Owen of Regency Plaza Printing & Office Supply, of Dallas, Texas; and Joel Vockrodt of Office Peeps, Watertown, South Dakota.

At a subsequent meeting of the new Board, officers were elected for the 2017-2018 year:

Chairman:  Joel Vockrodt, Office Peeps, Watertown, South Dakota

Vice Chairman:  Tonya Horn, Rogards, Champaign, Illinois

Treasurer:  Tim Triplett, Triplett Office Essentials, Des Moines, Iowa

Secretary:  Jordan Kudler, Legacy Office Solutions, Brooklyn, New York

Chairman Joel Vockrodt commented, “As Independent Stationers celebrates its 40th Anniversary, our members have a lot to be excited about – new programs, new partners, continued opportunities for growth.  I look forward to working with our Board, Committees, Membership and Staff as we continue to create new and expanded opportunities for growth and business health of our members and affiliates.”