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District 1

Douglas A. Desrochers (Doug)

District 1District 1 Director
Welding Instructor
Old Colony RVTHS
476 North Ave
Rochester, MA 02770
E: dadaws@comcast.net

 

District 1 Sections

SECTION 009Boston

Website : http://awssection.com/boston/

Facebook : www.facebook.com/AWSBoston/

Section Boundaries: 

In Massachusetts to include Nantucket, Dukes, Barnstable, Plymouth, Bristol, Norfolk, Suffolk, and Essex Counties and Middlesex County.

In Rhode Island to include Newport County.

CHAIR
Thomas Ferri
508-789-2040

1ST VICE CHAIR
Bob Lavoie, The Portable Weld Shop

SECRETARY
Thomas Ferri
508-789-2040

TREASURER
Gary Hylan, Middlesex Gases

CERTIFICATION CHAIR
Thomas Ferri

SECTION LIBRARY
Boston Section Library
14 Cherie Lane
Franklin, MA 02038
Librarian: Thomas Ferri
P: 508-789-2040

SECTION 030Central Massachusetts / Rhode Island

Website : http://awssection.com/centralmass/

Section Boundaries: 

In Massachusetts to include Worcester, Franklin, Hampshire, Hampden and Berkshire Counties. 

In Rhode Island to include Providence, Washington and Kent Counties.

CHAIR
Stephen Flowers
Also serving as Section Program Committee Chair, Image of Welding Chair, and Roster Administrator. 

1ST VICE CHAIR
Kevin DeSousa
Also serving as Section Secretary, and Section Webmaster 

2ND VICE CHAIR
Kaitlynn Lurie
Also serving as Section Student Member Liaison

SECRETARY
Kevin DeSousa
*See 1st Vice Chair

TREASURER
Douglas A. Desrochers
Cell: 508-991-9013 
Also serving as Section Membership Committee Chair, Education Committee Chair, SENSE & Student Affairs Committee Chair, and Scholarship & Foundation Representative.

CERTIFICATION CHAIR
Timothy Kinnaman
Also serving as Section Awards Committee Chair, and Technical Representative. 

PUBLICITY COMMITTEE CHAIR
Paul Mendez

SECTION LIBRARY
Section 030  Central Massachusetts / Rhode Island
476 North Avenue
Rochester, MA 02770
Librarian: Douglas A. Desrochers
P: 508-991-9013

SECTION 57Connecticut

Website : http://awssection.com/connecticut/

Facebook : www.facebook.com/AWSConnecticut/

Section Boundaries: 

To include the state of Connecticut.


CHAIR
John Jones, Edmond E. Jones & Sons, Inc.
860-605-4362

1ST VICE CHAIR
Albert J. Moore, Jr., Marion Testing & Inspection

2ND VICE CHAIR
Joseph Hanlon

SECRETARY
Amy Howroyd, Bristol TEC
860-584-8433 ext.345

TREASURER
Walter Chojnacki

CERTIFICATION CHAIR
Albert J. Moore, Jr., Marion Testing & Inspection

SECTION LIBRARY
AWS Connecticut Section Library
@ Asuntuck Community College
170 Elm Street
Enfield, CT 06062
Librarian: Richard Munroe
P: 860-253-3167

SECTION 102Maine

Website : http://awssection.com/maine/

Section Boundaries: 

To include the State of Maine

In New Hampshire to include Coos, Carroll, Belknap, Strafford, Rockingham, Merrimack, and Hillsborough Counties.

CHAIR
Mark Legel

1ST VICE CHAIR
James R. Kein

2ND VICE CHAIR
Paul McClay

SECRETARY
Chris Pollack

TREASURER
Russ Norris

CERTIFICATION CHAIR
Russ Norris

SECTION LIBRARY

Maine Maritime Academy
Box C-1, Pleasant Street
Castine, ME 04420
Librarian: Lauren Gargani
P: 207-326-2260

SECTION 116Green & White Mountains

Website : http://awssection.com/grn-wht-mountains/

Facebook : www.facebook.com/AWSGreenWhiteMountain/

Section Boundaries: 

To include the State of Vermont

In New Hampshire to include Cheshire, Sullivan, and Grafton Counties.

CHAIR
Philip Witteman
802-879-7042

1ST VICE CHAIR
Ernie Plumb
802-875-3458

2ND VICE CHAIR
Jerry Ouelette

SECRETARY
Aaron Emmons
802-779-4118

TREASURER
Philip Witteman
802-879-7042

CERTIFICATION CHAIR
Ray Henderson II

SECTION LIBRARY
Green/White Mountains Library
1186 Borough Road
Charleston, NH 03603
Librarian: Geoffrey Putnam
P: 802-782-3259

SECTION 206Montreal

Website : http://awssection.com/montreal/

Section Boundaries:

To include the Canadian province of Quebec.

CHAIR
Michel Marier

1ST VICE CHAIR
Gil Trigo, Consultarc Inc.

SECRETARY
Gil Trigo, Consultarc Inc.

TREASURER
Gil Trigo, Consultarc Inc.

SECTION LIBRARY
Consultarc Inc.
1885 Cedar
Mascouche, Quebec J7L 1X1
Librarian: Michel Marier
P: 450-477-0240

District 1 Student Chapters

SECTION 102Maine Section

Eastern Maine Community
College
Student Chapter 
Advisor: Stanley Siviski
354 Hogan Road
Bangor, ME 04401
P: (207) 941-4600

SECTION 009Boston Section

Seacoast School of Technology
Student Chapter 

Advisor: Jonathan Theberge
40 Linden Street
Exeter, NH 03833
P: 603-775-8736
 

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