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The Board and many dedicated members volunteer countless hours to serve the AAW.  Board Committees are designated with an asterisk.

Members wishing to serve on a committee should contact either that committee chair or the Executive Director.


2016 Committees


  • President: Greg Schramek
  • Vice President: Jeff Brockett
  • Secretary:  Kathleen Duncan
  • Treasurer: Joe Dickey

Best Practices - Denis Delehanty, Pat Jenkins

*Bylaws and Policy - Chair: Denis Delehanty

Positioning Initiative Implementation Oversight Committee (formerly the Chapters & Membership Committee) - Chair: Louis Vadeboncoeur, Greg Schramek, John Ellis, Denis Delehanty, Phil McDonald

Communications - Chair: Kathleen Duncan  - Committee Members: Kristine Chase, Bear Limvere, Kim Rymer, Stan Wellborn

*Contracts - Chair: Wayne Furr - Committee Members: Denis Delehanty, Hal Sanders, Mike Hunter, Jeff Brockett
Educational Opportunity Grants
- Chair: Denis Delehanty - Committee Members: Greg Schramek, Harvey Meyer

Endowment Trust - Chair: John Hill  - Committee Members: Philip Hauser, David Wahl

Exhibitions - Chair: Art Liestman - Committee Members: Stephen Hatcher, Jacques Vesery

*Ethics - Chair: Art Liestman - Committee Members: Donna R. Hill, Ken Evans, Joe Fleming, Gerry Headley, Denise DeRose

*Finance - Chair: Joe Dickey Committee Members: Phillip Hauser, Botho von Hampeln, Margaret Lospinuso, Greg Schramek
- Chair: John Ellis, David Wahl, Denis Delehanty

Insurance Advisory - Chair: Joe Dickey - Committee Members: John Hill

*Nominating - Chair: Jeff Brockett  - Committee Members: Dale Larson, Betty Scarpino Kurt Hertzog, Al Hockenbery, Ana Lappegard, Camille Wall

Parliamentarian - Wayne Furr

Professional Outreach Program (POP) - Co-Chairs: Barbara Crockett and David Ellsworth, Trent Bosch, Curt Theobald, Dave Long, Jacques Vesery, Andy Cole, John Beaver, Derek Weidman, Mike Mahoney, Board Liaison: Art Liestman
Publications - Chair: Art Liestman, Jean LeGwin, Elizabeth Amigo
Safety - Chair: John Ellis - Committee Members: Pending as of January 2016
Symposium - Chair: Jeff Brockett, Al Hockenbery


Demonstrator Selection - Chair: Jeff Brockett - Committee Members: Ken Evans, Art Liestman, Kathleen Duncan, Mike Mahoney, Molly Winton

Turners Without Borders - Chair: Louis Vadeboncoeur - Committee Members: Mark Baker, Secretary Ambrose O'Halloran, Jingling Su, Andrew Chen
Youth Program - Chair: Kip Christensen - Committee Members: Larry Miller
Women in Turning (WIT) - Chair: Kathleen Duncan - Committee Members: Suzanne Bonsall Kahn, Dixie Biggs, Jean LeGwin, Andi Wolfe, Sally Ault, Linda Ferber
Woodturning FUNdamentals - Chair: Denis Delehanty - Committee Members: Linda Ferber, Beth Ireland, Janice Levi, John Lucas, Rob Wallace, Alan Zenreich

* Board Committee

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