Doug Borchers is the new vice president-elect of the NAED Eastern Region. He was elected by the Eastern Region Council. His involvement with NAED includes serving on the Leadership Enhancement And Development (LEAD) Committee since 2002 and the Eastern Regional Council for the past two years. Borchers is also LEAD chair, a position that plans and oversees NAED’s annual LEAD Conference. In his LEAD chair role, he also sits on the current NAED board of directors. As a NAED regional vice president-elect, Borchers will help lead the region’s conferences, council meetings, and other events. When Borchers becomes vice president in May 2009, he will again serve on the NAED board of directors. Dan Gray, president & CEO of Independent Electric Supply, Somerville, Mass., currently directs the Eastern region. Beginning in May, Richard Williams, president & COO of Dominion Electric Supply Co., Inc., Arlington, Va., will take up the regional leadership for 2008-2009.