The American Mold Builders Association has 5 chapter affiliations which include the following:

Chicago Chapter

Chuck Klingler, President
Phone: 773.774.0166



Summer BBQ & Unique Vehicle Show: Thursday,July 18, at Medinah Banquets from 5:30-8:30 PM. Register here.

Want more information? Download the Spring 2019 Newsletter here.

Interested in learning more about a career in mold building? Visit the Chicago Chapter website at to learn more about the mold building industry.

Minnesota Chapter

Tim Bartz, President
Phone: 651.426.3216

Southeast Michigan Chapter

Rick Hecker, President
Phone: 586.296.9640

Southwest Michigan Chapter

Dan Reifschneider, Vice President
Phone: 269.465.4020

West Michigan Chapter

Andy Baker, President
Phone: 616.866.4479

See the most recent West Michigan chapter newsletter here. To join the chapter email list, please submit a request to


CANCELLED: Wednesday Evening Vendor Night Event - Celebration Cinemas North: March 27, 2019. 

Annual Scholarship Awards Dinner: May 21, 2019, Bould Creek Golf Course. For more information and to register, visit here.

Tuesday Evening Quarterly Meeting and Scholarship Awards: August 16, 2019, Boulder Creek Restaurant.

Friday Annual Golf Outing: August 16, 2019, Bould Creek Golf Resort

Tuesday Evening Quarterly Meeting & T.A.P. Awards: November 5, 2019, Boulder Creek Restaurant.

Chapter Goals:

The AMBA has chapter affiliations to help promote growth and stability of the mold building industry; to support local workforce development initiatives; to endorse openness, networking and idea sharing between members and to foster a feeling of community and connection.

Chapter Requirements:

  • Establish Board of Directors with defined responsibilities
  • Include a minimum of 5 member companies
  • Create and maintain three active committees - Membership, Program, and Education
  • Schedule a minimum of 4 chapter meetings per year with specific meeting topics
  • Forward meeting announcements to AMBA national office
  • Document and send board minutes and financial statements to AMBA national on a semi-annual basis

Why Form a Chapter?

  • To inform members
  • To educate members
  • To foresee and utilize networking opportunities amongst local member companies