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MidwestChapter200x100Midwest Chapter

Chartered: 2001
Region covered: The states of Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Iowa

Officers:
President – Tim Fingeroos, Charter Steel
Vice President – Perry Koste, D & S Wire
Treasurer – Dennis Rohrs, Fort Wayne Metals Research
Secretary – Jim Tomei, Suzuki Garphyttan Corp.
Past President – Kevin Sopczak, Leggett & Platt Shaped Wire

Scholarship Program | Submissions due: March 31, 2017
Up to two students will be selected to recieve $1,000 scholarships from the WAI Midwest Chapter Scholarship Fund of The Wire Foundation to help defray the costs of the award winners' freshman year of college. See eligibility details and application form. For more information contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Recent programs and news:
• November 3, 2016 - Fort Wayne Metals Tour & Managing Transportation Costs Presentation at the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Auto Museum
• June 17, 2016 - 14th Annual WAI Midwest Chapter Golf Tournament
• June 12, 2015 - 13th Annual WAI Midwest Chapter Golf Tournament
• June 20, 2014 - 12th Annual WAI Midwest Chapter Golf Tournament
• June 21, 2013 - 11th Annual WAI Midwest Chapter Golf Tournament
• June 22, 2012 - 10th Annual WAI Midwest Chapter Golf Tournament
• June 20, 2011 - 9th Annual WAI Midwest Chapter Golf Tournament
• June 21, 2010 - 8th Annual WAI Midwest Chapter Golf Tournament

Midwest chapter scholarship winners: 

2016
• Tara Swanson, daughter of Todd Swanson, Taubensee Steel and Wire
• Edward Trautner, son of David Trautner, Charter Steel
• Grace Tulloch, daughter of Bob Tulloch, Ivaco Rolling Mills

2015
• Scott Stepanovic, son of Lynn Stepanovic, Major wire
• Olivia White, daughter of Christopher White, O & K American Corp.

2014
• Nathan Palmer, son of Mark T. Palmer, process engineer at 3M Co.

2013
• Meghan Moline, daughter of Kelly Moline, president of TechStrand

2012
• Jason DeGrado, son of Jim DeGrado, Worth Steel & Machinery Inc.

2011
• Colin Downey, son of John Downey, sales manager at Fort Wayne Wire Die
• Jacob Benner, son of Bradley Benner, president of Alps Wire Rope Corp.

2010
• Shelby Leigh Herb, daughter of Jim Herb, sales and marketing manager at Michigan Wire Processing Co.
• Robert Albright, son of Raymond Albright, manager of process engineering at Superior Essex

2009
• James Joseph DeGrado Jr., son of Jim DeGrado, general manager at Worth Steel & Machinery Inc.
• Brittany Moline, daughter Kelly Moline, president at Tech Strand

2008
• Hannah Downey, daughter of John Downey, sales manager at Fort Wayne Wire Die
• Lauren Quick, daughter of James Quick, quality/technical manager at Charter Steel

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