MITA’s Interim Executive Vice President Named

The MITA Board of Directors today named Rob Coppersmith the interim Executive Vice President of MITA effective immediately. He takes over the spot vacated by the recent resignation of Mike Nystrom. Rob comes to the position with a bachelor’s degree in Human Resources and a master’s degree in Public Administration.

Rob has been involved in the industry for 28 years through MITA and the former Associated Underground Contractors (AUC). He is currently the Vice President of Membership Services.

The Board of Directors has formed a hiring committee to name a permanent Executive Vice President by April 1, 2022. Rob intends on being a viable candidate for that position.

If you have any questions, please email Rob at