SkillsUSA Championships
Kansas City, Missouri
June 25, 2010

 

CSI
Front row from L to R: High School Gold medal winning team from Dr. James A Forrest Career & Tech Center (Md.) Brent Thorward, Miranda Reyna, and Billy Yost. Back row from L to R: College/Postsecondary Gold medal winning team from Riverland Community College (Minn.) John Jorgensen, Amber Engebretson, and TJ Lynch.

Criminal Justice
Front row L to R:  High School medalists—Silver-Jesus Renteria, Lopez High School (Texas); Gold-Matthew Travis, Penta Career Center (Ohio); and Bronze-Tony Taylor, Pinellas Park High School (Fla.). Back row L to R: College/Postsecondary medalists—Silver-Anthony Morse, Frederick County Career & Technical Center (Md.); Gold-Todd Wennberg, Manatee Technical Institute (Fla.); and, Bronze-Kirk Gagnon, Southern Maine Community College (Maine).

Culinary Arts
Front row L to R:  Robert Mulhooly, The Culinary Institute of America (CIA) (national technical committee member); High school Silver-Matthew Lorman, North Point High School for STI (Md.); Postsecondary/College Silver-Douglas Liao, Gwinnett Technical College (Ga.); High School Gold-Rachel Koppelman, Columbia Area Career Center (Mo.); Postsecondary/College Gold-Alyssa Campus, The Culinary Institute of America (N.Y.); Bruce Mattel, Culinary Institute of America (CIA) (national technical committee member); and, High School Bronze-Austin Buben, Millennium High School (Ariz.). (Not pictured—Postsecondary/College Bronze medalist Jay Henry, College of Western Idaho (Idaho).

Dental Assisting
Front row L to R:  High School Medalists – Silver-Jessica Dugan, Central Pennsylvania Institute for Science and Technology (Pa.); Gold-Sarai Sheppard, Manatee Technical Institute (Fla.); Bronze-Melissa Denny, Center of Applied Technology South (Md.); and Jennifer Ponson, national technical committee member. Back row L to R: Sharon Farrington, national technical committee member; Postsecondary/College medalists—Silver-Amber Wesson, Center for Technology (Vt.); Gold-Meghann Elliott, Central Pennsylvania Institute for Science and Technology (Pa.); and Bronze-Melissa Blackburn, Wilkes Community College (N.C.).

Electronics Technology
Front row L to R:  Wayne Hawley, U.S. Postal Service, national technical committee chair; High School medalists—Silver-Daniel B Farley, Dauphin County AVTS (Pa.); Gold-Tyler Moskov, Parkside High School CTE (Md.); Bronze-Michal Gessner, Emmett O’Brien Technical High School (Conn.); Matthew Morrison, national technical committee member; Back row L to R: Mark Roe, national technical committee; College/Postsecondary medalists-Silver-Arlo Lambdin, Wilkes Community College (N.C.); Gold-Bruce A Hevelone, Salt Lake Community College (Utah); Del Whitemoer, national technical committee member; Bronze-Max Burden, Tennessee Technology Center at Hohenwald (Tenn.); Chris Stephens, national technical committee member. 

Industrial Motor Control
Front row L to R: High School medalists—Silver-Earl Warren, Dover High School & Regional Center (N.H.); Gold-Thomas Belle, North Point High School for STI (Md.); Bronze-Brandon Clark, Earnest Pruett Center of Technology (Ala.); and, Bob Baird, national technical committee member. Back row L to R: Postsecondary/College medalists—Silver-Patrick Rouse, Calhoun Community College (Ala.); Gold-Shaun Philhower, Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (Wis.); and Bronze-Randall McCoy, Central New Mexico Community College (N.M.).

Major Appliance
Front row L to R:  Greg Doster, Whirlpool Corp., national technical committee co-chair; High School medalists – Silver –Jerome DaSilva, Greater New Bedford RVTHS (Mass.); Gold-Roberto Laza, Robert Morgan Educational Center (Fla.); Bronze-Ray Neilson, Harford Tech High School (Md.); and Mark Pollitz, Electrolux, national technical committee co-chair.  Back row L to R: Mike Basich, national technical committee member. College/Postsecondary – Silver – Howard Phillips, Kansas City Kansas Comm Coll Technical Ed Ctr (Kan.); Gold-Gregory Freeman, Columbus Technical College (Ga.); Bronze-Ray Baker, Renton Technical College (Wash.).

Medical Math
Front row L to R:  Scott Brown, Wayne County Schools Career Center, national technical committee chair.  High School Medalists – Silver-Juan Canel, Thomas Edison High School of Technology (Md.); Gold-Christopher E Farmer, Greentree Health Science Academy (Ohio); Bronze-Matthew Anderson, South Technical High School (Mo.); Back row from L to R: College/Postsecondary medalists—Silver-Erin Parisien, Metropolitan Community College (Neb.); Gold-Joshua Stooksberry, Tennessee Technology Center at Hohenwald (Tenn.); Bronze-Younlim Lee, Salt Lake Community College (Utah).

Mobile Electronics
Front row L to R:  High School Medalists—Silver-Boyd Quinton, Oakland Tech Center SW Campus (Mich.); Gold-Jakob Jones, Parkside High School CTE (Md.); Bronze-Daniel Serrato, Denver City High School (Texas); Back row L to R: College/Postsecondary medalists—Silver-Glenn Stewart, Washtenaw Community College (Mich.); Gold-Violeta Us, E L A Occupational Center.

Pre School Teaching Assisant
Front row L to R: Anny Broom (national technical committee); High School Medalists—Silver-Cassie Murchison, Presque Isle Regional Vocational Center (Maine); Gold-Ashley Willingham, Washington County Technical High School (Md.); and, Bronze-Skyla Martin, Sikeston Career & Technology Center (Mo.). Back row L to R: Kristina Cunningham, Ozarks Technical Community College (Mo.); Gold-Madelyn Stokes, Cuesta Community College (Calif.); and, Bronze-Juanita A. Rivera, Manatee Technical Institute (Fla.).

Quiz Bowl
High School gold medalist team from North Point High School for STI (Md.). Front row L to R: Erin Chapman, A. Gaston Lopez and Karne Eaton. Back row L to R: Kenjeray Bennett and Ryan Friedrich. Team member Tommy Keim is not pictured.

Technical Computer Applications
From L to R: High School medalists—Silver-Lucas Riccardi, Bergen County Vo-Tech School (N.J.); Gold-Kensel Leishman, Meridian Technical Charter High School (Idaho); Bronze-Colin Shea, Thomas Edison High School of Technology (Md.); and national technical committee member Kelly Reynolds. Back row L to R: national technical committee member Joyce Klein; Postsecondary/College medalists—Silver-Christopher Chileshe, Utah Valley University (Utah); Gold-Dylan Caron, Southern Maine Community College (Maine); national technical committee member Seth Kline; Bronze-Matthew Van Sickler, Hutchinson Community College (Kan.); and national technical committee member Mike Christopher.

Technical Drafting
Front row L to R:  High School Medalists—Silver-Donna Ly, Dr. James A. Forreset Career & Technical Center (Md.); Gold-Isaac Wasilefsky, Huntsville Center for Technology (Ala.); and, Bronze-Devin Pearcy, Portage Lakes JVS (Ohio). Back row L to R: Silver-Michael Gleason, Utah Valley University, Utah; Gold-Jeff Carroll, College of Lake County (Ill.); and Bronze-Joey Barden, Hutchinson Community College (Kan.).