The Roger Williams Chapter of the International Association of Electrical Inspectors welcomes you to our website. Here you will find everything you will need to know regarding our chapter, members, and the electrical industry.

Meeting Information

General Meetings for the northern part of the State are held on the last Wednesday of the month. Location: Venus de Milo, 75 Grand Army Highway (Route 6), Swansea, MA at 6:30 PM.

Secondary general meetings for the southern part of the state are held on the second Wednesday of the month (Call to confirm). Location Gregg’s Restaurant, 4120 Quaker Lane, North Kingstown, RI at 6:00 PM.

Our June general meeting is now behind us and Paul Picard and Mark Elsner did great jobs on presenting the process of offering proposal to the NEC and the Massachusetts amendments.

That concludes our general meetings in MA until September. I want to wish everyone a safe and fun summer and see you in September. 

Blood drive! Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Co-hosted by the IAEI Roger Williams Club
Somerset Lions Club
at The Venus de Milo
4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Chariot Room
Venus de Milo, Swansea

Don't forget to bring your driver's license or another form of identification when you donate.
Visit to make an appointment, Sponsor Code 3807

Download Brochure for Printing (pdf)

May 2017, Electrical Expo

EXPO is nothing more than a fantastic memory. With over 60 Vendors and 300 + attendees it was a great success. As you can tell by the pictures the Vendors and attendees had a great time. Our once every three year event was a success.

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January 2017 Officer Installations

On January 25th at our General Meeting the Officers for 2017 were sworn in for one year.  Congratulations to all.

2017 Roger Williams Chapter Officers

Left to right: Steven Antonson, 2nd Vice President, Lou Petrucci, President, Mike Medeiro, 1st Vice President and Robert Raimbeault, Secretary/Treasurer.

Steve Antonson

Also at our January Board meeting Steve Antonson was voted into the position of our Eastern Section Delegate.

These are the people that will steer our organization into the future.

IAEI Roger Williams Chapter

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We cover the state of Rhode Island and Bristol County, Massachusetts

Contact Information

President: Lou Petrucci
PO Box 9387
Providence, RI 02940
Phone: 401.644.3525 

Secretary/Treasurer: Bob Raimbeault 

Membership: Rick Green 

Education: David Tavares 


September 7, 2017 (pdf)


Rhode Island House Bill H 5290 along with its sister Senate Bill S 513 have been signed into law by the Governor.

The following are some of the amendments that these Bills will provide to our present laws:

  • Electrical Contractor , Oil Burner Contractor, Work for which a license required – Employment  of journeypersons, who performs work of installing (new) maintaining, servicing and testing wires, conduits, apparatus, fixtures and other appliances.
  • Oil Burner Contractor, Oil Burnerperson – (new) Burnerperson (Oil was removed)
  • Fines – Administrative penalty on any person, firm or corporation have been increased. ($500) to $ 1,500.00 for the first violation and ($ 950) to $ 2,000.00 for subsequent violations. 

Attached is the entire House Bill


Officer List

PositionFull NameEmail
1st Vice PresidentJ Michael
2nd Vice PresidentSteven Antonson,
Director/Board MemberJoshua J.
Director/Board MemberRichard J
Director/Board MemberWilliam R.
Director/Board MemberRichard H.
Director/Board MemberRobert J.
Director/Board MemberDavid J.
Director/Board MemberLyn
Director/Board MemberKevin
Education ChairDavid J.
Membership ChairRichard H.
PresidentLouis P. Petrucci,
SecretaryRobert F. Raimbeault,
TreasurerRobert F. Raimbeault,