District 17

J Jones

District 17 Director
District Sales Manager
HARRIS Products Group, a Lincoln Electric Company
611 County Road 3608
Bullard, TX 75757
P: 832-506-5986
E: jjones6@lincolnelectric.com

District 17 Sections

SECTION 023Oklahoma City

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

Facebook : www.facebook.com/AWSOklahomaCity/

Contact : oklahoma@awssections.org


CHAIR
John Trotter, Coorstek, Inc.

1ST VICE CHAIR
Cary Reeves, Gas and Supply

2ND VICE CHAIR
Rick Lawson, Airgas

SECRETARY
Cary Reeves, Gas and Supply

TREASURER
Cary Reeves, Gas and Supply

CERTIFICATION CHAIR
John Marx, The Inspection Group

SECTION LIBRARY
The Inspection Group
11905 S.W. 18th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73127
Librarian: John Marx
P: 405-312-6997

SECTION 034Tulsa

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

Facebook : www.facebook.com/TulsaAWS/

Contact : cole_vansell@lincolnelectric.com


CHAIR
Cole Vansell, Lincoln Electric Co.

1ST VICE CHAIR
Daniel Bobola, Kelvion Inc.

2ND VICE CHAIR
Shane Pendleton, Lincoln Electric Co.

SECRETARY
Rodney Riggs, Oklahoma Technical College

TREASURER
Paul Wittenbach, Metallurgy/Welding Engineering Consultant

SECTION LIBRARY
Tulsa Central Library
Civic Center
Tulsa, OK 74103
Librarian: Mary Moore
P: 918-549-7323

SECTION 053North Texas

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

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

Contact : northtexas@awssections.org


CHAIR
Chelsey Morris, MelMor Certification and Inspection

1ST VICE CHAIR
Ernest Levert, Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control

SECRETARY
Dennis Miller, Miller Iron Works

TREASURER
Candice Ortega, Tarrant County Community College

SECTION 136Ozark

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

Facebook : www.facebook.com/AWSOzark/

Contact : ozark@awssections.org


CHAIR
Dan Baumgartner, Scott Gross Company

1ST VICE CHAIR
Brie Jenkins, Paul Mueller Company

SECRETARY
Bryan Walker, Scott Gross Company

TREASURER
Scott Vise, Scott-Gross Company

SECTION LIBRARY
The Library Station
2535 N. Kansas Expressway
Springfield, MO 65803
Librarian: Regina Cooper
P: 417-865-1340

SECTION 144Central Texas

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

Facebook : www.facebook.com/AWSCentralTexas/

Contact : cttexas@awssections.org


CHAIR
Travis Hill, Madhatter Fabrication

1ST VICE CHAIR
Thomas Coutee, TSTC

2ND VICE CHAIR
Peggy Pilant, TCTC Waco

SECRETARY
Veronica Covey, Madhatter Fabrication

TREASURER
Carr DuPuy, Dupuy Oxygen

CERTIFICATION CHAIR
John Schrader, TSTC Waco

SECTION LIBRARY
TSTC Waco - Welding Programs
3801 Campus Drive
Waco, TX 76705
Librarian: Veronica Covey
P: 254-867-4884

SECTION 145Central Arkansas

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

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

Contact : ctarkansas@awssections.org


CHAIR
Stephen Belew, Prospect Steel Co.

1ST VICE CHAIR
Matthew Johnson, Applied Inspection

2ND VICE CHAIR
Mark Harrison, Welsco

SECRETARY
Nick garner, Welsco

TREASURER
Dennis Pickering, Arkansas Career Training Institute

SECTION LIBRARY
AWS Section 145 Library
Welsco
800 East Roosevelt Road
Little Rock, AR 72206
Librarian: Nick Garner

SECTION 150East Texas

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

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

Contact : easttexas@awssections.org


CHAIR
Bryan Baker, Tyler Junior College

1ST VICE CHAIR
Andy Stomer, Victor Technologies-ESAB

2ND VICE CHAIR
Jay Jones, Harris Product Group

SECRETARY
Bryan Baker, Tyler Junior College

TREASURER
Bryan Baker, Tyler Junior College

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