About

Southern California

Glass Management Association

SCGMA

“has been beneficial to our company in staying up-to-date with changes happening in our industry and with our union. The association has held seminars and contractor summits that add value to our organization and leadership training. SCGMA is also a very valuable link to many other California construction organizations and gives us access to those resources when needed. We look forward to continuing our involvement and membership with SCGMA.”
– A SCGMA Member Contractor


What We Do

Some of the many member benefits SCGMA provides includes but is not limited to:

  • Negotiations: We offer strength in labor negotiation experience, providing strategic planning and analysis experience in the collective bargaining process.
  • Networking: We increase job opportunities, market share, and develop industry relationships with networking possibilities.
  • Education/Training: We educate our members on industry topics at no cost or heavily discounted prices.
  • Legislative Lobbying/Advocacy: We are actively aware of any bills or amendments that affect our members and our industry.
  • Regulatory Compliance Guidance and Advocacy: We reduce the compliance burden for our member’s business with rule and regulation updates.
  • Marketing: We provide marketing representation for smaller businesses that do not have a full-time marketing person or staff.
  • Additional Association Membership: We automatically include our members to affiliate member associations, including the Painters & Allied Trades Labor Management Cooperation Initiative (LMCI).

Join Us

SCGMA also provides services and resources that benefit contractors and the industry:

  • Labor relations and general research assistance
  • Access to the business-to-business referral database
  • A platform for input in the Collective Bargaining Agreement
  • A free 30-minute phone consultation with our legal counsel
  • Marketing opportunities through the SCGMA website and end-user outreach
  • Free labor posters and packets from the U.S. Department of Labor and Cal Chamber
  • Updates on legislation and regulations that affect the industry and individual businesses
  • Weekly e-newsletters with industry news, legislative updates, and other useful information
  • Industry involvement and leadership opportunities as an SCGMA Board of Director or a member of an SCGMA sub-committee

Recent News

Emerson College Los Angeles Campus – Case Study

April 8, 2021

Dynamic facades, ones that not only provide for the high-performance enclosure of a building but through innovative design react to the environmental demands, are part of the continuing evolution of modern architecture. In this SCGMA Case Study, we look at…

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SCGMA Article – Scaffold Safety

March 31, 2021

Have you ever had to use existing scaffolding at a job site to reach your work location, looked at it, and wondered if it was safe to use or not? How can you tell if a scaffold has been properly…

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Recap – Webinar: SB 95 COVID-19 Supplemental Paid Sick Leave Review

March 31, 2021

To ease confusion on the most recent COVID-19 related sick leave laws, SCGMA hosted a workshop presented by our legal counsel. Richard Hill at Littler Mendelson reviewed SB 95 and discussed how it impacts our member’s businesses. He also answered…

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Recent Posts

California Family Rights Act (CFRA) Policy, Notice, and Instructions

Below are fillable CFRA policy and notice instructions for our contractor’s convenience. CFRA Policy for An Organization with 5-49 Employees CFRA Policy for An Organization with 50 or More Employees FMLA Policy for An Organization with 50 or More  Employees…

March 23, 2021

SB 95 – Emergency Supplemental Paid Sick Leave Law

On March 19, 2021, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed Senate Bill (SB) 95, which creates new Labor Code section 248.2 and mandates that employers provide employees with supplemental paid sick leave (SPSL) for various COVID-related absences in addition to paid time off benefits employees…

March 23, 2021

Gina Rodda Presents SCGMA’s Title 24, Part 6 (Energy Code) Presentation

SCGMA is pleased to announce that Gina Rodda of Gabel Energy is the presenter for our upcoming presentation: Title 24, Part 6 (Energy Code). Presentation Description Join us to discuss the current 2019 Title 24, Part 6 (Energy Code) fenestration…

March 12, 2021

Dean George Presents SCGMA’s Virtual Course: Commercial Glazing Estimating

SCGMA is pleased to announce that Dean George, a specialist in the commercial glass and new construction industry, is the presenter for our upcoming virtual course, Commercial Glazing and Estimating.   Course Description Join us to learn more about or…

March 10, 2021
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Our Board

Our Board

Our Staff

CEO- Deveney Pula, SCGMA

SCGMA Lobbyist- Eddie Bernacchi, The Politico Group

SCGMA Lobbyist- Bret Barrow, The Politico Group

Technical Consultant- Dan Romine, Vantage LLC

Safety Consultant- Timothy Bormann, The Cohen Group

Marketing and Communications Coordinator- Pamela Piñón, SCGMA

President’s Message

My experiences and the good years the glazing industry has provided me and my family are what compel me to take on the challenges and successes of being a part of the Southern California Glass Management Association. It provides me with the platform to give back to our industry.

Our goal is to serve contractors’ needs through advocacy, forward thinking strategies, and innovation. It is the dedication and enthusiasm of contractors that will help drive this organization and provide the success to our strategies. We need to work as a team to set the standards for the industry, to mentor our future leaders, and to advocate in one collective voice.

I look forward to working with you all as we continue building Southern California Glass Management Association to be an organization that gives back to our members’ businesses and the industry.

-Dan Hope, SCGMA President