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Allegheny Energy - Fort Martin Power Station

Contact Name: Allen Wilson

P.O. Box 247

Maidsville, WV 26541

Phone Number: 304-584-2289

Fax Number: 304-584-2265

Email Address: awilso2@alleghenyenergy.com

Allegheny Power - Fairlea Service Center

Contact Name: Donna Hawver

280 Seneca Trail

Ronceverte, WV 24970

Phone Number: 304-647-7007

Fax Number: 304-647-7017

Email Address: dhawve2@alleghenypower.com

Asbestos Workers, Local #80 JAC

Contact Name: Greg Kincaid

7901 State Route 34

Winfield, WV 25213

Phone Number: 304-586-4780

Fax Number: 304-586-4783

Email Address: gregk@awlu80.com

Ball Corporation

Contact Name: John Czarnecki

3028 Birch Drive

Weirton, WV 26062

Phone Number: 304-794-3218

Fax Number: 304-794-3252

Email Address: jczarnec@ball.com

Beckley Fire Department

Contact Name: Captain Billie Trump

P.O. Box 2514

310 Third Avenue

Beckley, WV 25802

Phone Number: 304-256-1782

Fax Number: 304-256-1792

Email Address: btrump01@beckleyfire.com

Boilermakers Local #667

Contact Name: Dixie Gillenwater

1873 Winfield Road

Winfield, WV 25213

Phone Number: 304-759-2559

Fax Number: 304-755-5625

Email Address: boilermakers667@comcast.net

Charleston Electrical JATC - IBEW #466

Contact Name: Becky Combs

810 Indiana Avenue

Charleston, WV 25302

Phone Number: 304-345-5166

Fax Number: 304-344-0433

Email Address:  charlestonelectricaljatc@yahoo.com

Website Address: www.ibew466.org



Charleston Fire Department

Contact Name: Assistant Chief Charles Winter

808 Virginia Street, West

Charleston, WV 25302

Phone Number: 304-348-8099

Fax Number: 304-348-6476

Email Address: rodney.winter@charlestonfire.com

Website Address: www.charlestonfire.com

Charleston JATC Plumbers & Pipefitters Local #625

Contact Name: Brett Matthews

3601 James Street

Charleston, WV 25312

Phone Number: 304-744-6188

Fax Number: 304-744-6313

Email Address: lu625jatc@msn.com



Charleston Police Department

Contact Name: Lt. Cathy Peal

501 Virginia Street, East

Charleston, WV 25301

Phone Number: 304-348-6822

Fax Number: 304-348-6416

Email Address: cathy.peal@charlestonwvpolice.org

Website Address: www.charlestonwvpolice.org

Clarksburg Electrical JATC Local #596

Contact Name: Sheila Young

1001 North 12th Street

Clarksburg, WV 26301

Phone Number: 304-622-0151                       

Fax Number: 304-622-2099

Email Address: ibew596shelia@aol.com



Country Roads Tire and Auto

Contact Name: Russell Kelvington

629 Williamsport Road

Martinsburg, WV 25404

Phone Number: 304-263-7569                       

Fax Number: 304-263-7977

Email Address: countryroadstire@verizon.net

Eagle Research Corporation

Contact Name: Mary Yeardley

4237 State Route 34

Hurricane, WV 25526

Phone Number: 304-757-6565

Fax Number: 304-757-3332

Email Address: maryy@eagleresearchcorp.com

Website Address: www.eagleresearchcorp.com

Federal Correctional Institution - Beckley

Contact Name: Jodie Treadway

P.O. Box 1280

Beaver, WV 25813

Phone Number: 304-252-9758

Fax Number: 304-256-4957

Email Address: jatreadway@bop.gov


Federal Correctional Institution - Gilmer

Contact Name: Lisa Bly

201 FCI Lane

P.O. Box 5000

Glenville, WV 26351

Phone Number: 304-626-2500

Fax Number: 304-626-2562

Email Address: lbly@bop.gov

Granville Police Department

Contact Name: Chief Ronald Snyder

P.O. Box 119

Granville, WV 26534

Phone Number: 304-598-0035

Fax Number: 304-599-2233

Email Address: rwsnyder301@comcast.net

Huntington Electrical JATC Local #317

Contact Name: Tim Akers

1850 Madison Avenue

Huntington, WV 25704

Phone Number: 304-429-3841

Fax Number: 329-3842

Email Address: apprenticeship@huntingtonjatc.org

Website Address: http://huntingtonjatc.org/

IBEW Local #141

Contact Name: Thomas Conner

82 Burkham Court

Wheeling, WV 26003

Phone Number: 304-232-8478

Email Address: tlc141@aol.com

Intl. Union of Elevator Constructors #48 JAC

Contact Name: Michael Hoy

717 Lee Street, East

Charleston, WV 25301

Phone Number: 304-343-8345

Fax Number: 304-343-1639

Email Address: iuec48@verizon.net

International Union of Operating Engineers, Local #132

Contact Name: Charles Parker

Route 2 Box 137A

Ravenswood, WV 26164

Phone Number: 304-273-4852

Fax Number: 304-273-4364

Email Address: cparker132@hughes.net

Iron Workers Local #549

Contact Name: Bryan Dierkes

2350 Main Street

Wheeling, WV 26003

Phone Number: 304-232-9610

Fax Number: 304-232-0340

Email Address: 549appr@stratuswave.net

Iron Workers Local #787

Contact Name: Daniel Slavin

303 Erickson Boulevard

Parkersburg, WV 26101

Phone Number: 304-485-6231

Email Address: iw787@suddenlinkmail.com



Kanawha County Sheriff's Department

Contact Name: Sgt. Keith Vititoe

P.O. Box 75087

Charleston, WV 25375

Phone Number: 304-357-0645

Fax Number: 304-357-4668

Email Address: keithvititoe@kcso.us

Mid-Atlantic Regional Council of Carpenters (MARCC)

WV Carpenter Training Center

Contact Name: Odie Parkins

110 Boyles Lane

Parkersburg, WV 26104

Phone Number: 304-428-1891

Fax Number: 304-428-8081

Email Address: odie@wvcarpenter.com

Website Address: http://wvcarpenter.com/

Millwright Local #1755 JATC

Contact Name: Sarah Rollins

4600 Camden Avenue

Parkersburg, WV 26101

Phone Number: 304-422-1593

Fax Number: 304-422-1755

Email Address: strollins@gmail.com

Website Address: www.millwright1755.com

Morgantown Fire Department

Contact Name: Captain Bill Graham

300 Spruce Street

Morgantown, WV 26505

Phone Number: 304-284-7480

Fax Number: 304-284-7503

Email Address: bgraham@morgantownfd.org

Website Address: www.morgantownfd.org

Morgantown Plumbers JATC - Local #152

Contact Name: Jim Cartwright

100 Richard Avenue

P.O. Box 862

Morgantown, WV 26507

Phone Number: 304-296-7562

Fax Number: 304-296-1602

Email Address: u2152@adelphia.net

Norfolk Southern Railway - Williamson Car Shop

Contact Name: Randy Byars

98 Norfolk Southern Drive

Williamson, WV 25661

Phone Number: 304-235-1102

Fax Number: 304-235-1161

Email Address: jrbyars@nscorp.com

North Central JAC & Roofers Local #242

Contact Name: Joe Strain

728 Tracewell Road

Mineral Wells, WV 26150

Phone Number: 304-489-2111

Fax Number: 304-489-2155

Email Address: jstrain4@verizon.net

Parkersburg Fire Department

Contact Name: Lt. Donald Auch

One Government Square

Parkersburg, WV 26101

Phone Number: 304-424-8528

Email Address: pfdauch@verizon.net

Parkersburg Plumbers JAC Local #565

Contact Name: Gary Yarnell

593 Cedar Grove Road

Parkersburg, WV 26104

Phone Number: 304-485-5202

Fax Number: 304-485-5369

Email Address: gyarnell@steamfitter565.com

Website Address: http://steamfitter565.com/

Schauenburg Flexadux Corp.

Contact Name: Ken Adams

2103 Pleasant Valley Road, Bay 3

Fairmont, WV 26554

Phone Number: 304-363-0868

Fax Number: 304-363-0875

South Charleston Fire Department

Contact Name: Chief James Wood

319 4th Avenue

P.O. Box 8597

South Charleston, WV 25303

Phone Number: 304-744-0079

Fax Number: 304-744-3074

Email Address: jwood@cityofsouthcharleston.com

South Charleston Police Department

Contact Name: Chief Brad Rinehart

235 4th Avenue

South Charleston, WV 25303

Phone Number: 304-744-6903

Fax Number: 304-744-0331

Email Address: brinehart@scpolice.org

Website Address: http://scpolice.org/

U.S. Penitentiary - Hazelton

Contact Name: Mia Thomas

P.O. Box 450

Bruceton Mills, WV 26525

Phone Number: 304-379-5101

Fax Number: 304-379-5109

Email Address: haz9400@bop.gov

Walker Machinery

Contact Name: Ralph Sevy

P.O. Box 2427

1400 East Dupont Avenue (Belle)

Charleston, WV 25329

Phone Number: 304-949-6400

Email Address: rsevy@walker-cat.com

Website Address: www.walker-cat.com

West Virginia Construction Craft Laborers

Contact Name: Carl Reynolds

P.O. Box 6

Mineral Wells, WV 26150

Phone Number: 304-489-9665

Fax Number: 304-489-1487

Email Address: wvccl@citynet.net

Website Address: www.wvccl.org



WV Department of Corrections -

Anthony Correctional Center

Contact Name: Regina Eskins

HC 70 Box N1

White Sulphur Springs, WV 24986

Phone Number: 304-536-3911

Email Address: reskins@mail.wvnet.edu

WV Department of Corrections -

Huttonsville Correctional Center

Contact Name: Randy Sprinkel

P.O. Box 1

Huttonsville, WV 26273

Phone Number: 304-338-2294

Fax Number: 304-335-6477

Email Address: rsprinke@mail.wvnet.edu

WV Department of Corrections -

Northern Correctional Center

Contact Name: Estralita Gillies

Route 2 Box 1

Moundsville, WV 26041

Phone Number: 304-843-4067

Fax Number: 304-843-4089

Email Address: egillies@mail.wvnet.edu

West Virginia Sheet Metal Workers JATC

Contact Name: Scott Newell

4601-A Camden Avenue

Parkersburg, WV 26101

Phone Number: 304-422-5549

Fax Number: 304-428-3601

Email Address: bigreds76@suddenlinkmail.com

Website Address: www.smwlu33.org

West Virginia State Police

Contact Name: Marsha Beasley

725 Jefferson Street

South Charleston, WV 25309

Phone Number: 304-746-2118

Fax Number: 304-746-2105

Email Address: mbeasley@wvsp.state.wv.us

Website Address: www.wvstatepolice.com

Wickline Insurance

Contact Name: Larry Wickline

330 Harper Park Drive, Suite A

Beckley, WV 25801

Phone Number: 304-253-0377

Fax Number: 304-253-1761

Email Address: lwickline@wicklineinsurance.com

Website Address: www.wicklineinsurance.com

WVU Facilities Management

Contact Name: Paul Zepp

950 Rawley Lane

P.O. Box 6570

Morgantown, WV 26505

Phone Number: 304-293-6362

Fax Number: 304-293-8656

Email Address: paul.zepp@mail.wvu.edu

Website Address: http://facilitiesmanagement.wvu.edu/

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