Ed Hermanns Sr., is a door industry professional with almost 50 years of experience with his family’s business, Merchantville Overhead Door in Camden, NJ. Ed is a partner owner with his brother, Robert Hermanns. He is the current IDA past-president and board member, and also an IDEA past-president. Ed has supported industry association efforts for decades in many roles within IDA and IDEA. Ed’s work on behalf of IDEA includes authorship of several technician certification programs. Ed has also been an active volunteer in the fire service in the Camden and Cherry Hill area, filling roles ranging from firefighter to Captain, and training instructor to fire inspector.