Niemeyer joined MHIA in May 2005 as director of knowledge management after many years of service in the material handling and logistics industry with member companies in business development roles.

Niemeyer also serves as the managing executive of the Lift Manufacturers Product Section (LMPS), the Ergonomic Assist Systems and Equipment Council (EASE), the Loading Dock Equipment Manufacturers (LODEM), the Reusable Plastic Container & Pallet Association (RPCPA), and as secretary for the MH1 Pallets, Slip Sheets, and Other Bases for Unit Loads Standard.

He brings to this position a keen understanding of value and service from the members’ perspective. In his new role, Niemeyer will be responsible for leading MHIA in its efforts to improve member value.