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SkillsUSA: 50 Years of Champions at Work



2014 - 2015 State Officer Team


See the Attached for the press release for the Fall leadership Conference 2014
FLC_2014_Press.docx
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SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry representatives working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. SkillsUSA helps each student to excel.

SkillsUSA is a national organization serving teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in technical, skilled and service occupations, including health occupations and for further education. SkillsUSA was formerly known as VICA (the Vocational Industrial Clubs of America).

SkillsUSA’s mission is to empower its members to become world-class workers, leaders and responsible American citizens.

SkillsUSA is an applied method of instruction for preparing America’s high performance workers in public career and technical programs. It provides quality education experiences for students in leadership, teamwork, citizenship and character development. It builds and reinforces self-confidence, work attitudes and communications skills. It emphasizes total quality at work—high ethical standards, superior work skills, life-long education, and pride in the dignity of work. SkillsUSA also promotes understanding of the free-enterprise system and involvement in community service.


SkillsUSA What is it?  Video.


How to become a State Officer
as a state officer you will be required to attend approximately 6 conferences throughout the school year.


High School Officers



Paul Grotjohn
President
Hub Area Multi-District



Jeremy Nosbush
Vice-President
CTE Academy - Sioux Falls



Mason Sheehan
Secretary
Northeast Technical High School



Dustin Veith
Treasurer
Hub Area Multi-District



Brianna McLaughlin
Parliamentarian
Northeast Technical High School



Tori Schaunaman
Reporter
Hub Area Multi-District
 
College/Post-Secondary Officers



Tyler Crawford
President
Mitchell Tech.


South Dakota College Post-Secondary has 4 Vice-Presidents. One from each technical Institute


Shay Swanson
Vice-President - Lake Area
Technical Institute


Jean Van Driel
Vice-President - Mitchell Technical Institute

Vice-President - Southeast Technical Institute
STI - Did not participate with officers this year.

Vice-President - Western Dakota Technical Institute
WDT - Did not participate with officers this year.


Brandon Schwader
Treasurer
Lake Area Technical Institute




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