Apprenticeship / Training - Staff & Instructor Bios

The Apprentice School is located at:
890 East 25th Ave.  Lake Station, Indiana 46405
Phone: 219-962-7675   Fax: 219-962-1615
Email:  iw395jac@msn.com


Richard Gamblin, Coordinator
Email: gamblin@ironworkers395.org

November 2014 to present
Journeyman Ironworker for 30 years
Associates Degree from Ivy Tech
Certifications
Apprentice Coordinator Training
AWS-Certified Welding Inspector
OSHA 500 OSHA 30

David Alaniz, Instructor
May 2012 to present
Journeyman Ironworker for 18 years
Associates Degree from Ivy Tech
Certifications
Qualified Ironworker Instructor
AWS - Certified Welding Inspector
Flux Cored Arc Welding Training for Instructors
American Red Cross certified trainer
Construction Site Safety Certificate Program Trainer
OSHA 500
OSHA 30 

Vincent Lemus, Instructor
August 2004 to present
Journeyman Ironworker 36 years
Associates Degree from Ivy Tech
Certifications
Qualified Ironworker Instructor
American Red Cross certified trainer
Construction Site Safety Certificate Program Trainer
OSHA 500
OSHA 30   

John Rimkus, Instructor
May 2012 to present
Journeyman Ironworker for 23 years
Associates Degree from Ivy Tech
Certifications
Qualified Ironworker Instructor
AWS - Certified Welding Inspector
Flux Cored Arc Welding Training for Instructors   
OSHA 500
OSHA 30

Natalie Haber-Barker, Academic Development Coordinator and Ivy Tech Professor
B.A. Indiana University:  PhD, Loyola University Chicago
December 2015 - present

Melissa Alaniz, International/IMPACT Tracking System Registration
December 2015 - present