Monthly Archives: March 2021

Dr. William L. Stern #311HL Posted 05-15-2017 by Jim Ciesla #9275

Dr. William L. Stern was born on September 10, 1926, in Paterson, New Jersey, where he spent his childhood. He graduated in 1944 from the agricultural curriculum at Paterson Central...... Read More

Mihaly Czako PhD Appointed Editor of World of Wood Posted 01-17-2013

The IWCS Board has approved the appointment of Mihaly Czako PhD, #5220-L, as Editor, World of Wood effective March 1, 2013.  Mihaly is well known in IWCS as a member...... Read More

Elaine Hunt, 2nd Past President of IWCS Updated August 11, 2021

I was born in South Carolina, but was moved to Florida by the time I was 4 years old, so I consider myself a Floridian.  I graduated from Dixie M....... Read More

Jean Sumner #4431L

 Updated 03/19/2019 My life with wood began at an early age watching my dad build, turn and repair useful items for our house. Before I began my own wood career,...... Read More

Chuck Ray #9812 – Secretary Treasurer and Associate Editor for the World of Wood

Chuck has served as the Associate Editor for the World of Wood since 2013 and as the USA North East Regional trustee from 2013 -2015. Recently (in 2022), he took on the...... Read More

Gary Green #6654L – 1st Past President, November, 2020 Updated 10-30-2020

I was born in Goshen, IN, USA in 1953 and have resided in Syracuse, IN since 1976. I have a BA degree from Ball State University. I taught Middle School...... Read More

Eric Krum #9467- Posted 04-06-2016

Eric was born in Huntington NY but has lived all over the US as his family moved around a lot due to his father’s job.  Eric joined the US Army...... Read More

Patti Dickherber #8719 – Updated 08-11-2021

Patti served as the IWCS Secretary Treasurer from 2016-2018. She attended Maryville University, St. Louis, MO and received a BS in Business Administration. She is retired from MEMC (formerly Monsanto...... Read More