About Us

Whit Sprague, Founder and CEO

Whit has been at the helm of Sprague Woodworking since 1979. He oversees the business and shares his craft with his son Alex Sprague and son-in-law Glenn Pafford.

Whit has over 40 years of woodworking experience and holds a Bachelor of Industrial Arts degree from Oswego State University. He is an accomplished builder, woodworker, swimmer, golfer and father. He and his wife Rhonda have four children, 14 grandchildren, and two businesses - Sprague Woodworking and Harvard Realty.

Glenn Pafford, VP and Director of Sales & Marketing

As VP and Director of Sales, Glenn ensures that all projects are on track and the shop is run with great efficiency. He oversees sales and marketing, shop schedule and product delivery. Glenn is a graduate of Stonehill College, a former law enforcement professional, and an accomplished athlete, passing his love for sports on to his five, yep five children!

Alex Sprague, VP and Director of Operations

Alex is a second generation Chief Master Craftsman and a talented builder. As a graduate of Fitchburg State College with a degree in Construction Technology Alex offers technical vision. Alex has built many custom homes in and around Harvard Massachusetts and has also worked on dozens of detailed renovation projects. Alex is no doubt the finest craftsman we know. With 25 years of experience, he is skilled at effortlessly replicating projects from either a detailed architect's plan or just a picture in a magazine. He is the brains and talent behind all of Sprague Woodworking's custom builds!

Nancy Pafford, Office Manager/Accountant

Nancy is the Office Manager and Accounting Supervisor, handling all of the administrative and support duties. She is a graduate of Stonehill College and was crowned "Shop Queen" back in the day. She has since retired her crown and now focuses on product marketing, small business services and assists four different companies and their everyday needs. Nancy is a mother to five children and actively involved in her community in the Seacoast area of NH.

Mary Suter, Web Consultant

Mary is Sprague Woodworking's Web consultant. She is most well known by the team for being "the face" of the first Sprague Woodworking brochure when she was little. We need to dig up that photo. Mary is a graduate of Hamilton College. She loves helping out the family business with the Website. She has two children and works in client services at CBRE Econometric Advisors in Boston.