District 16

Karl Fogleman

District 16 Director
512 S 161st Circle
Omaha, NE 68118
P: (402) 677-2490
E: fogleman3@cox.net

District 16 Sections

SECTION 016Kansas City

Website : http://sections.aws.org/kcity/

Facebook : www.facebook.com/pages/American-Welding-Society-Kansas-City-Section

Contact : kansascity@awssections.org


CHAIR
Jeffrey Jones, Kansas City Power & Light

1ST VICE CHAIR
Eric Theel, Kansas City Kansas Community College-TEC

2ND VICE CHAIR
Kimberly Simmons

SECRETARY
Brian Selph, Black & Veatch

TREASURER
Brian McKee, Harley-Davidson Mfg. Co.

CERTIFICATION CHAIR
Dick Blaisdell, Rebel Associates

SECTION LIBRARY
Black & Veatch
11401 Lamar Avenue
OverlandPark, KS 66211
Librarian: Brian Selph
P: 913-458-2000

SECTION 035Kansas

Website : http://www.awssection.org/kansas/

Facebook : www.facebook.com/AWSKansas/

Contact : kansas@awssections.org


CHAIR
Greg Siepert, Hutchinson Community College

SECRETARY
Tucker Beck

TREASURER
Robert Simon

SECTION LIBRARY
WATC's Southside Education Center
4501 E 47st Street South
Wichita, KS 67210
Librarian: Rita Sevart, Library Director
P: 316-677-9492

SECTION 066Iowa

Website : http://www.awssection.org/iowa/

Facebook : www.facebook.com/AWSIowa/

Contact : iowa@awssections.org


CHAIR
Brian Griffith, Lincoln Electric Co.

1ST VICE CHAIR
Darren Stane, Miller Electric Mfg.

2ND VICE CHAIR
Branden Otto, Iowa Central Community College

SECRETARY
Corey Smith, Huber Supply Company

TREASURER
John Shaw, Vermeer Corp.

CERTIFICATION CHAIR
John Persons

SECTION LIBRARY
AWS Section 066 Library
1210 E. Vermeer Road
Pella, IA 50219
P: 641-628-3141

SECTION 081Nebraska

Website : http://www.awssection.org/nebraska/

Facebook : www.facebook.com/AmericanWeldingSocietyNebraska

Contact : nebraska@awssections.org


CHAIR
Greg Schroeter, Strobel Energy Group LLC

1ST VICE CHAIR
Darin Owens, Metropolitan Community College

2ND VICE CHAIR
Mark Cain, Drake Williams Steel

SECRETARY
Eric Nordhues, Olsson Associates

TREASURER
Rick Hanny, Olsson Associates

CERTIFICATION CHAIR
Darin Owens, Metropolitan Community College

SECTION LIBRARY
AWS Section 081 Library
2909 Edward Babe Gomez Avenue
Omaha, NE 68107
Librarian: Michael Sullivan
P: 402-827-7220

SECTION 133Siouxland

Website : http://www.awssection.org/siouxland/

Facebook : www.facebook.com/pages/American-Welding-Society-Siouxland-Section/

Contact : siouxland@awssections.org


CHAIR
Kelly Kleinwolterink, A-Ox Welding Supply Inc.

1ST VICE CHAIR
Josh Svatos, RTEC, Inc.

TREASURER
Josh Svatos, RTEC, Inc.

SECTION 160Southeast Nebraska

Website : http://www.awssection.org/se_nebraska/

Facebook : www.facebook.com/pages/American-Welding-Society-Southeast-Nebraska-Section/

Contact : senebraska@awssections.org


CHAIR
Adam Scheele, Southeast Community College - Lincoln

1ST VICE CHAIR
Shannon Hansen, Southeast Community College - Lincoln

2ND VICE CHAIR
Karen Beaman, Southeast Community College - Lincoln

SECRETARY
Chase Einspahr, Kawasaki Motors Mfg. Corp., USA

TREASURER
Dan Zabel, Southeast Community College - Lincoln

CERTIFICATION CHAIR
Mark J. Hawkins, Southeast Community College - Lincoln

SECTION LIBRARY
Southeast Community College ATF
8800 O Street
Lincoln, NE 68520
Librarian: Mark Hawkins
P: 402-431-2694

SECTION 162Eastern Iowa

Website : http://www.awssection.org/easterniowa/

Facebook : www.facebook.com/AWSIowa/

Contact : eastiowa@awssections.org


CHAIR
Erik Soderstrom, SSAB Enterprises

1ST VICE CHAIR
Brett Baer, SSAB Enterprises

2ND VICE CHAIR
Kenneth Trumbull, Genesis Systems

SECRETARY
Mike Myers, Western International

TREASURER
David Wagner, DW Repair

CERTIFICATION CHAIR
Mike Myers, Western International

SECTION LIBRARY
AWS Section 162 Library
8900 Harrison Street
Davenport, IA 52806
Librarian: Kenneth Trumbull
P: 563-445-5613

SECTION 182Mid-Plains

Website : http://www.awssection.org/midplains/

Facebook : www.facebook.com/pages/American-Welding-Society-Mid-Plains-Section/

Contact : midplains@awssections.org


CHAIR
Dan Rucker, Nebraska Machinery Co.

SECRETARY
Rex J. Cross, C & J Instruments

TREASURER
Duane Stevens, Stevens Welding Shop

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