Posts filed under: Biographies

Mark Duff, President, October 1, 2022

I want to thank everyone for electing me President of IWCS. I’d like to take this opportunity to introduce myself to most of you. While I have met some of...... Read More

John Lyons, President-elect October 1, 2022

As the President Elect, I want to put the international into the IWCS. Our organisation has struggled for relevance and to attract members. Two years of COVID have drained our...... Read More

Stan Joehlin, Vice-president October 1, 2022

I was raised on a farm in northwest Ohio, outside Toledo in Ottawa county. We still live on our family homestead farm which has been in the family since March...... Read More

Dennis Wilson, First Past President October 1, 2022

Dennis joined the IWCS in 1977, 45 years ago. He has served as All Mail Auction Coordinator, Secretary/Treasurer from 1990 – 92, was Vice President, President Elect, President from 1999...... Read More

Gary Green, 2nd Past President, October 1, 2022

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

Elaine Hunt, Past President

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

Jim Ciesla #9275 – Updated 08-17-2019

I was born and raised near Buffalo N.Y. I’m a second generation woodworker and have now been woodworking for more than 45 years. I received my first set of tools...... Read More

Richard Long Vice-president 2020-2022

My name is Richard Long, # 9978, from Indiana but I retired to Alabama three years ago. I have been a member of IWCS for 7 years. I had my...... Read More

Giresh Ghooray — USA Southwest Trustee 2021-2024

Dear Fellow IWCS Members,I am happy to become a trustee of the Southwest Region. I was born in a small country in South America but grew up in California, Pennsylvania.My...... Read More