NEAWT is committed to assisting our members to maintain and improve woodworking programs in New England. NEAWT represents an assortment of middle school, junior high school, high school, college and adult education woodworking programs in Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont and Massachusetts.


  • Teacher of the Year - Jack Grube, Pinkerton Academy(NH)
  • Program of the Year - Pinkerton Academy, Derry(NH), Jack Grube


  • Teacher of the Year - Bill McKay, Kennett (NH) High School
  • Program of the Year - Merrimack (NH) High School, Phil Carle


  • Teacher of the Year - Ron Richard, Marshfield (MA) High School
  • Program of the Year - Laconia (NH) High School, Ed Fellona


  • Teacher of the Year - Tom Holland, Marshfield (MA) High School
  • Program of the Year - Parkside Middle School (Manchester, NH) Larry Simpson


  • Teacher of the Year – Paul Ruhlmann, Buckinham, Brown & Nichols
  • Program of the Year – Londonderry (NH) HS, Tom Ciccarello