This group of students from the Belmont and Harrison Career Centers, after placing at the regional competition, will be competing in the 64th annual Ohio SkillsUSA state contest on April 26-27, at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. SkillsUSA is a national organization serving teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in technical, skilled, service and health occupations.
Pictured, seated from left, are Deanna Spoon, Allied Health Science, Bridgeport, competing in medical assisting; Kyley Dulkoski, Dental Assisting, Harrison Central, competing in dental assisting; Fallyn Carpenter, Visual Graphics/Web Design, Barnesville, competing in web design; and Rachel Stewart, Visual Graphics/Web Design, Barnesville, competing in web design.
Back row, from left, are Cody Woofter, Drafting/CAD Applications, Barnesville, competing in technical drafting; David Morgan, PC & Network Technology, Harrison Central, competing in information technology; and Isaac Arnold, Drafting/CAD Applications, Harrison Central, competing in architectural drafting.
Pictured separately below, from Harrison Career Center, is Christie Shoemaker, Visual Graphics/Web Design, competing in advertising design.
First place winners at the state contest will advance to the National SkillsUSA competition in Louisville, Kentucky in June. Debbie Hawthorne serves as Ohio SkillsUSA advisor for the Career Centers.