Grant Shmelzer

Board Member

Grant is the Executive Director of the Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) Chesapeake Chapter, a nationally recognized non-profit employer association representing merit-based electrical contractors in Delaware, Maryland, North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia.   He is a well-respected advocate for the expansion of apprenticeships both as a benefit to employers as well as to youth seeking skills toward a rewarding career.  In addition to overseeing the day to day operations of IEC Chesapeake and IEC Chesapeake Apprenticeship and Training, Inc., Grant serves on the Maryland Apprenticeship and Training Council, the Maryland Task Force to Study Economic Development and Apprenticeships, and the advisory board to the Maryland Clean Energy Center.

Grant is a graduate of University of Maryland College Park.

Grant has been a member of NSC’s Board since 2017.

Grant Shmelzer