Contact: Hugh Strawn
Date: July 30, 2015
Ruth Gottmann, MBA, Joins PLRB as
Building Code Analyst and Publications Assistant Editor
Constructing PLRB's Building Codes Database and Managing Social Media
PLRB brings aboard Ruth Gottmann as Building Code Analyst and Publications Assistant Editor.
Ruth Gottmann, MBA
PLRB Building Code Analyst and Publications Assistant Editor
This May PLRB welcomed Ruth Gottmann as Building Code Analyst and Publications Assistant Editor. Ruth earned her Master of Business Administration, with a certificate in Business Ethics, from Loyola University and her BS in Marketing from Elmhurst College. Prior to joining PLRB, Ruth served for several years as Executive Editorial Manager for a large association management firm where she oversaw the production and distribution of 500 client print publications and 1500 electronic communications annually. Before entering the nonprofit association industry, Ruth oversaw production of five magazines as senior managing editor for the craft hobby division of a small publishing company.
In the capacity of building code analyst, Ruth researches state and local building code ordinances to populate the PLRB building code database and researches building code questions submitted by members online. In the role of editor, Ruth is responsible for scheduling social media posts on the PLRB Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts, while assisting with a variety of publication projects as needed.
The Property & Liability Resource Bureau is a not-for-profit association of property and casualty insurance companies. It is located in Downers Grove, Illinois.