• Former AWC Manager Receives ICC’s Bobby J. Fowler Award

    Nov 10, 2020
    LEESBURG, VA. – The prestigious International Code Council Bobby J. Fowler Award was presented today to Sam W Francis, retired Senior Director of National Programs for the American Wood Council (AWC).
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  • AWC Welcomes Jackson Morrill as New President & CEO

    Sep 01, 2020
    LEESBURG, VA. – The American Wood Council (AWC) will welcome Jackson Morrill, President of the Composite Panel Association (CPA), as AWC’s new President & CEO on September 16. He is succeeding Robert Glowinski, who is retiring at the end of the year after over 41 years with the wood products industry’s associations and the last 10 years spent as AWC’s President & CEO.
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  • AWC’s Senior Director of Education Named SEAOSC’s “Engineer of the Year”

    Jun 30, 2020
    Michelle Kam-Biron is the First Woman to Receive the Award
    LEESBURG, VA. – American Wood Council (AWC) Senior Director, Education, Michelle Kam-Biron has been recognized with the Structural Engineers Association of Southern California’s (SEAOSC) “Engineer of the Year” award. She is the first woman to receive this award and, in 2015, was also the first female president of SEAOSC.
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  • LP Corporation EVP will lead AWC’s board

    Dec 18, 2019
    LEESBURG, VA. – The American Wood Council (AWC) today announced the election of LP Corporation’s Executive Vice President Neil Sherman as the AWC Board of Directors’ Chairman of the Board for a one-year term, effective January 1, 2020.
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  • AWC’s Education Manager Elected to SEAVa Board

    Jul 29, 2019
    LEESBURG, VA. – American Wood Council's (AWC) Lori Koch has been elected as a board member of the Structural Engineer’s Association of Virginia (SEAVa), serving for no less than three years.
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  • Roseburg Forest Products Chairman will lead AWC’s board

    Dec 10, 2018
    LEESBURG, VA. – The American Wood Council (AWC) today announced the election of Roseburg Forest Products ​Chairman Allyn Ford as the AWC Board of Directors’ Chairman for a second one-year term, effective January 1, 2019.
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  • Arauco North America joins AWC

    Dec 06, 2018
    LEESBURG, VA. – Arauco North America, headquartered in Atlanta, has joined the American Wood Council (AWC).
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  • AWC hires O’Brocki as Fire Service Manager

    Mar 29, 2018
    LEESBURG, VA. – A new position, Manager, Fire Service Relations, with the American Wood Council (AWC) will be filled by Raymond “Ray” O’Brocki, CBO, effective immediately. O’Brocki will create a stronger relationship between AWC and the fire service community.
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