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active participant in the Missouri Collectors
Association for many years, is a past
president of MCA and served in several
director roles.
At the President's Closing Celebration
on Tuesday, July 18, Rick Perr, Esq., partner
at the firm Fineman, Krekstein and Harris,
P.C., in Philadelphia, was inducted as ACA
president for 2017/18.
After recognizing Kettelkamp for his
outstanding service to ACA members as
president, the gavel was passed to Perr, who
delivered a forward-looking speech marking
the start of his year-long term.
He cited President John F. Kennedy's
inaugural address in 1961, when he
challenged the world to set a new standard
"with a good conscience our only sure reward,
with history the final judge of our deeds."
Perr continued, "Those words could
not ring truer right here, right now, as
we embark on this journey for the next
year. We must act without regard to
personally being rewarded. Our reward is
doing what we know is right and that our
actions will help our association and our
businesses. We similarly must not decide
to act solely for short-term accolades.
What we do today will not be measured in
the immediate future; it will be judged by
those who come behind us."

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Taking notes at an educational session. 12 ACA's Council of Delegates met to elect new board members.
Attendees scoped out new products in the expo hall. 14 New members got to know each other at the First
Timer's Reception. 15 A big hand for ACA's new leadership: President Rick Perr, President-Elect Jack W. Brown III
and Treasurer Roger Weiss.
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Convention attendees had the opportunity
to explore dozens of educational sessions
on trending topics and better business
practices, including programs specially
designed for small agencies and attorneys.
The sessions, led by top thought leaders in
the credit and collection industry, covered
a range of topics, digging into consumer
reporting, collection sales and current
regulatory issues, to name just a few.
For instance, ACA's appellate counsel,
Brian Melendez of Dykema Gossett, and
ACA's corporate counsel, Karen Scheibe
Eliason, gave an update on the closely
watched ACA International v. FCC case, a

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