Ferencz with his wife, Dianne; sons, Brett and
Cameron; and daughter, Rachel
What is your position within your company?
I am executive vice president for CentiMark Corp.'s Lenexa, Kan.,
office. I manage CentiMark's Western Group, which consists of five
regions and 17 branch offices.
What is the most unusual roofing project you've
Probably a series of projects during Hurricane Ike in Houston in
2008. What our team accomplished—helping our customers and
the people in the area—was amazing. No electricity, low
resources and challenging conditions bring out the best in your
Why did you become a part of the roofing industry?
I graduated in December 1987 with a degree in finance from Illinois
State University, Bloomington-Normal, Ill. I had worked three
summers during college for CentiMark and enjoyed working there. I
started as an estimator in...