Additions to the NELMA Inspection Staff

NELMA is pleased to announce the employment of a new Inspector to the Association staff, effective November 19:

65da4ffb81250cc4b6bc869e6ee68630Stephen O’Brien, Jr. comes to NELMA after 14 years’ experience within the woodworking, carpentry, remodeling, and home building industry, working the last 7 years with a high-end, New England-based remodeling company headquartered in Connecticut.  From million-dollar home renovations on Martha’s Vineyard to cabinet building for private aircraft, he utilized his training from the New England School of Architectural Woodworking to become an expert in his profession.  Stephen lives in Belchertown, Massachusetts with his wife, Julie, and their 5-year old twins, Anthony and Jordyn.

This position is a replacement for the retired Ed Hayes  Following orientation and training, Stephen will provide inspecton services to NELMA’s export wood packaging customers located in Massachusetts, Southern Vermont, and Southern New Hampshire for a period of time, with the expectation of adding lumber inspection training in the future.

Join us in welcoming Stephen to the NELMA family!