VALPARAISO | City Building Commissioner Vicki Thrasher was elected to the board of directors of the Indiana Association of Building Officials.
Thrasher, who also serves on the IABO code committee helping develop building codes adopted statewide, will represent the northern region of the state on the 10-member board. The IABO works for professional development of building code officials.
"Were proud to have Vicki serve at the state level, and we're very pleased with her efforts both in our city and around our state," Valparaiso Mayor Jon Costas said.
Thrasher joined the city's Engineering Department in 2002 and has been building commissioner since 2004. She has a degree in construction engineering technology from Purdue Calumet and is certified by the International Code Council.