District 4

Stewart Harris

District 4 Director
Quality Assurance Group Leader
Altec Industries
1550 Aerial Ave.
Creedmoor, NC 27522
P: (919) 764-4000
E: Stewart.Harris@Altec.com

District 4 Sections

SECTION 087Carolina

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

Facebook : www.facebook.com/AWSBoston/

Contact : boston@awssections.org


CHAIR
Sergey V. Kobelev, WELKO-TECH LLC

1ST VICE CHAIR
Randy L. Owens, Randolph Community College

2ND VICE CHAIR
Walter Sperko, Sperko Engineering

SECRETARY
Jin Caudill, Guilford Technical Commnity College

TREASURER
David Schaefer, Miller Welding Automation

CERTIFICATION CHAIR
Don Ellington, Guilford Technical Commnity College

SECTION LIBRARY
Guilford Technical Commnity College
GTCC, Welding Department
601 High Point Rd
Jamestown, NC 27282
Librarian: Donald Elligton
E: djellington@gtcc.edu
P: 336-254-4255

SECTION 121Tidewater

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


CHAIR
Jackie Phillips, Newport News Shipbuilding
jacqueline.a.phillips@hii-nns.com

1ST VICE CHAIR
Steve Harris
harrisjs@verizon.net

2ND VICE CHAIR
Paul Hebert, Newport News Shipbuilding
paul.hebert@hii-nns.com

SECRETARY
Wayne Smith
watne8452@gmail.com

TREASURER
Sonny Price, Newport News Shipbuilding
sonny.price@hii-nns.com

CERTIFICATION CHAIR
Lynn Showalter, Newport News Shipbuilding
lynn.showalter@hii-nns.com

SECTION LIBRARY
AWS Tidewater Technical Library
3 Lockwood Drive
Hampton, VA 23435
Librarian: Doug Carpenter
P: 757-728-9353

SECTION 137Northeastern Carolina

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

Contact : necarolina@awssections.org


CHAIR
Roy C. Lanier

1ST VICE CHAIR
John R. Teel III

SECRETARY
James Futrell

TREASURER
Roy C. Lanier

SECTION 140Charlotte

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

Facebook : www.facebook.com/AWSCharlotte

Contact : charlotte@awssections.org


CHAIR
Roy Sosko, Central Piedmont Community College

1ST VICE CHAIR
Brandon Hoffner, Rowan Cabarrus Community College

2ND VICE CHAIR
Brian Lucas, Central Piedmont Community College

SECRETARY
Greg Frederick, EPRI

TREASURER
Gary Stiltner, SAS Global Corp

CERTIFICATION CHAIR
Gary Stiltner, SAS Global Corp

SECTION LIBRARY
AWS Charlotte Library
315 West Hebron St
Charlotte, NC 28273
Librarian: Anver Classens
P: 704-330-4424

SECTION 151Triangle

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

Contact : triangle@awssections.org


CHAIR
Joseph Manning, Nash Community College

1ST VICE CHAIR
Mark McNeill, Airgas - National Welders

SECRETARY
Gary Cleveland, Arc 3

TREASURER
Stewart Harris, Altec Industries, Inc.

SECTION LIBRARY
Triangle Section 151
117 Skygrove Drive
Holly Springs, NC 27540
Librarian: C. Wayne Hoose
P: 919-267-9103

SECTION 179Southwest Virginia

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

Contact : swvirginia@awssections.org


CHAIR
Dave E. Owens, Altec Industries

1ST VICE CHAIR
Wayne Johnson, Volvo New River Plant

2ND VICE CHAIR
Richard Barner, Altec Industries

SECRETARY
Bill Rhodes

TREASURER
Nathan Minnix, Altec Industries

CERTIFICATION CHAIR
Stve Fultz, Roanoke City Schools

SECTION LIBRARY
Blue Ridge Library
28 Avery Row
Roanoke, VA 24012
Librarian: Blue Ridge Library
P: 540-977-3433

District 4 Student Chapters

SECTION 121Tidewater Section

Tidewater Community College
Marcus Moody
Tidewater Community College
7000 College Dr.
State Rt 135
Portsmouth, VA 23703
757-822-2004

SECTION 140Charlotte Section

Central Piedmont Community College
Ray Sosko
Central Piedmont Comm. Coll.
PO Box 35009
Charlotte, NC 28235-5009
704-330-4429

Rowan-Cabarrus Community College
Robert Simpson
Rowan-Cabarrus Comm. Coll.
PO Box 1595
Salisbury, NC 28145
704-637-0760

York Technical College
Rich Santoro
York Technical College
525 College Place
Chester, SC 29706
803-385-5884

SECTION 151Triangle Section

Wake Tech Community College
Russell Wahrman
Wake Tech Community College
9101 Fayetteville Rd.
Raleigh, NC 27603
919-866-5167

SECTION 179Southwest Virginia Section

Floyd County High School
Doug Thompson
CTE Welding Department
721 Baker St.
Floyd, VA 24091
540-745-9450

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