About ERA

The EPDM Roofing Association (ERA) represents the manufacturers of EPDM single-ply roofing products and their leading suppliers. Through ERA, the EPDM roofing industry speaks with a focused voice to provide technical and research support, offer dependable roofing solutions and communicate the longstanding attributes, consistency and value of EPDM roofing materials.

ERA amplifies the voice of the EPDM roofing industry with technical writings and research, feature news articles, website enhancements, social media outreach, and in-person testimony before code and standard setting organizations. Based on our release of timely and relevant studies since our founding in 2003, we have become a valuable resource for weighing competing claims and providing reliable technical information to the industry.


Executive Director: Ellen Thorp

Communications Director: Louisa Hart

Technical Consultants: Jason Wilen

Research & Project Assistant: Elizabeth Miller