Contractor membership

Supporting our members in the merit shop electrical industry.

Contractor Membership Benefits

Membership with the Midwest IEC chapter provides industry support to the merit shop electrical contractor. 

Business Services & Support

  • Manpower sharing as business changes.
  • Equipment sharing, minimizing your capital investment.
  • Information on changing local market and national trends.
  • Presentations and group discussions on local and national issues at meetings.
  • Merit Shop support to keep your business independent.
  • Contractor networking at chapter meetings and special events.
  • Annual EXPO – September 14, 2020.

Apprenticeship Training Program

  • Bureau of Apprenticeship Training Program approved by the Department of Labor.
  • Your employees can attend our Brick & Mortar program at our Training Center or the areas only online program for electrical apprentices’ taught by the “Best in the Business.”
  • Management and Continuing Training.
  • Members only website access at
  • Attend our National Convention and network with fellow IEC members from across the country.


  • Lifetime friendships fostered by National and Chapter social events.
  • Sense of identity for your company in your industry.

Industry Impact

  • Direct contact with local, county, and state officials to affect a positive business climate.
  • Local, State, and Federal Lobbying, designed to protect merit shop owners from erroneous legislation and regulations.
  • Annual Legislative and Leadership Conferences that allow you to directly participate in government and the development of the IEC national organization.
  • Industry Partner Relationships with many major product manufacturers, distributors, and service providers to the electrical contracting industry.
  • IEC members sit on every NEC code-making panel and with groups such as UL, NEMA, ASTM, and others. They represent your issues and are invaluable sources for the latest information.

Member Discounts

IEC’s Partner Programs give members access to information, training, and business support. Our local and National Industry Partners offer exclusive discounts with Home Depot, Federated Insurance, UPS Store, Hertz, Aflac, Staples, and many more.

Contractor Members

All Services

Ryan Ferry
1119 N. Main St.
Crown Point, IN 46307

A&J Electric

Tony Shepherd
9003 Patterson St.
St. John, IN 46373

Amps & Volts Electric

Kurt & Brenda Krause
755 Chicago St.
Valparaiso, IN

Archers General Contracting

Doug Buchler 
P.O. Box 264
Steger, IL 60475
P: 708-757-7902

Boender Electric

John (JB) Boender
1145 D Commercial Dr
Schererville, IN 46375

Boersma Electric, Inc.

Bryan Boersma
7718 170th Pl.
Tinley Park, IL 60477
P: 708-935-4580

CV Electrical

Antuan Barnes
8871 Winding Trail St.
John, IN 46373

D & G Electric

Gary Dyskstra
24435 Dorothy Dr.
Crete, IL 60417

Electric Power Solutions

Jeff Wiers
9200 Thiel Street #712
St. John, IN 46373

Evorik Electric Company, Inc.

Jeff Evorik
371 Kairns Dr.
Crown Point, IN 46307

GFI Electric

Dave Deruntz
8172 North 279 West
Lake Village, IN 46349

Hopkins Electric

Trevor Welch
208 N. Third St.
Kentland, IN 47951

Hulsey Electric

Don Hulsey
330 Sweetbriar Ct.
Lowell, IN 46356

Johnson Electric & Communications

Mark Johnson, Sr.
4369 W. 136th Ct
Crestwood, IL 60445

Karstensen Electrical Construction, Inc

Dustin Karstensen
P.O. Box 550
Beecher, IL 60401

Lansing Electric

Randy Reinsma
18559 Willow Lane
Lansing, IL 60438

Meyers Company, Inc

Paul Starcevich
100 North Griffith Blvd
Griffith, IN 46319

Orchard Electric

Mark Campbell
4820 W. 129th St.
Alsip, IL 60803

R. Vroom Service

Randy Vroom
427 Joliet St.
Dyer, IN 46311

Roselawn Electric

Bill Ray
10184 N. 472 E.
DeMotte, IN 46310

Swets Construction

Eric Swets
516 N. Arlington Hts. Rd
Itasca, IL 60143

Teck Electric

Wayne Ogrodowski
1900 Lake St. Suite C
Dyer, IN 46311
P: 219-552-9400

The Neutral Zone

Joe Palanka
1325 Lumber St.
Crete, IL 60417

Troxel Electric

Ed Troxel
18182 South 250 W
Hannah, IN 46340

Become a Contractor Member

The applicant, for affiliation in the IEC, shall be an independent legally licensed contractor in the State of Indiana and Illinois. The applicant states that he/she is in accordance with the stated principles of this Association, and agrees to abide by the Rules and Regulations and Code of Ethics of the Association as proclaimed in its Bylaws, and Authoritative Actions of its Board of Directors. He/she also agrees to pay this Association all dues, assessments, and fees when due. This application is for businesses located in the following Counties:  Indiana – Lake, Porter, & Newton; Illinois – Cook, Will, & Kankakee

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