CHICAGO — The Casket & Funeral Supply Association of America (CFSA) is pleased to announce that Christopher J. Boots, President of C.J. Boots Casket Company in Anderson, Indiana, was elected to serve as President at the Association’s Fall Conference & Trade Show on October 29-30, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. Mr. Boots is the 69th person elected to this office in the association’s 105-year history.

“Chris is a strong leader, well-positioned in the industry, and is prepared and ready to guide our association to the next level,” said George A. Buckley, Jr., CFSA executive director. He added, “He brings solid business acumen, vast knowledge, and grassroots experience. We know he will be a wonderful guide for our talented board of directors.”

Mr. Boots has previously served five years on the CFSA Board of Directors, including as Vice President (2017-18) and Treasurer (2016-17).

The Casket & Funeral Supply Association of America, Inc. (CFSA), is a professional association of funeral suppliers that provide goods and services to death care professionals. We promote communication and fellowship within the industry, and offer resources that enhance members’ businesses so that the public may continue to receive the full benefit of memorialization. Headquartered in Lake Bluff, Ill., CFSA has 135 member firms throughout North America. For more information, contact George A. Buckley, Jr., JD, CAE, Executive Director, 847.295.6630, [email protected]