International Staple, Nail, and Tool Association

ISANTA is an international organization of premier power fastening companies involved in the design, manufacturing, and sales of pneumatic and cordless power tools and the fasteners they drive.

Our Leadership

ISANTA is overseen and directed by a board of elected directors. Members of the board are representatives of both the tool and fastener sectors of the industry and are elected in staggered terms to ensure continuity.

Guenther Kram -Chair

Operations Director, Residential Renovation Division - Illinois Tool Works

Steve Shennum -Vice Chair

Senior Product Manager, Grip-Rite Collated and Fastening Systems -PrimeSource Building Products

Jorge Silveira - Treasurer

Director of Marketing – Fastening, Collated Fasteners - Stanley Black and Decke

Steve Karaga

President- Oman Fasteners

Stephanie Thompson

Product Standards Manager- Koki Holdings America Ltd

Brett McCutcheon

General Manager - Beck America

Matt Conner

Senior Engineering Manager, Pneumatics - Techtronics Industries

Jerry Koontz

Sales Manager - Jaaco Corporation