2016 Scholarship Winners Announced

Winners of several different SkillsUSA-related scholarships for 2016 have been announced.

Marsha Daves Memorial Scholarship Winner

  • Harley Hall, Audio/Video Communications, Wills Point High School, Texas

mikeroweWORKS Foundation Competitors Scholarship Winners

  • Keegan Chapin, Hutchison High School, Fairbanks, Alaska
  • Stephan Gergilevich, Wasilla (Alaska) High School
  • Austin Gilland, Colony High School, Palmer, Alaska
  • Ashley Jones, Soldotna High School, Soldotna, Alaska
  • Serena Nguyen, King Career Center, Anchorage, Alaska
  • Daniel Bauswell, UACCM, Morrilton, Ark.
  • Garrett Conrey, Northeast Arkansas Career and Technical Center, Jonesboro
  • Jesus Martinez, UACCM, Morrilton, Ark.
  • Josph Camacho, Richard N. Slawson Occupational Center, Bell, Calif.
  • Nicholas Cummings, Paso Robles High School, Paso Robles, Calif.
  • Elijah Larimer, Warren Tech, Lakewood, Colo.
  • Dana Barrow, H.H. Ellis Technical High School, Danielson, Conn.
  • Samson Hartan, Howell Cheney Tech. High School, Manchester, Conn.
  • Zachary Stoor, H.C. Wilcox Technical High School, Meriden, Conn.
  • Humberto Seijo, Mid Florida Tech, Orlando, Fla.
  • Carter Arrington, Adairsville (Ga.) High School
  • Jason Burdette, Adairsville (Ga.) High School
  • Carter Dagenhart, Thinc College and Career Academy, LaGrange, Ga.
  • Naomi Deya, Apalachee High School, Winder, Ga.
  • Avery Feith, Hart County High School, Hartwell, Ga.
  • Parker Hackett, Hart County High School, Hartwell, Ga.
  • Devin Joyce, Thinc College and Career Academy, Lagrange, Ga.
  • William Kujaneck, Adairsville High School, Adairsville, Ga.
  • Adam Thomas, Adairsville High School, Adairsville, Ga.
  • Zachary Bates, COSSA, Wilder, Idaho
  • Andy Wang, Neuqua Valley, Naperville, Ill.
  • Christian Krejci, Northwest Iowa Community College, Sheldon
  • Dylan Noyes, Northwest Iowa Community College, Sheldon
  • Jordan Walhof, Northwest Iowa Community College, Sheldon
  • James Corona, Heights High School, Wichita, Kan.
  • Berit Hankins, Winfield (Kan.) High School
  • Tyler Thiesing, North Central Kansas Technical College, Beloit, Kan.
  • Alex Akers, Oxford Hills Technical School, Norway, Maine
  • Alec Douglas, Oxford Hills Technical School, Oxford, Maine
  • Jared Hall, Oxford Hills Technical School, Norway, Maine
  • Emit Hoyt, Oxford Hills Technical School, Norway, Maine
  • Hannah McGlashing, Somerset Career and Technical Center, Skowhegan, Maine
  • AnnMarie Rogers, Sanford Regional Technical Center, Sanford, Maine
  • Eli Whiteman, St. Croix Regional Technical Center, Calais, Maine
  • Marc Peladeau, Blackstone Valley Regional Vocational Technical High School, Upton, Mass.
  • Rebecca Rose, Blackstone Valley Regional Vocational Technical High School, Upton, Mass.
  • Christian Verdon, Westfield (Mass.) Technical Academy
  • Alexander Belbeck, Lapeer Education and Technology, Attica, Mich.
  • Ray Halliwill, Eaton RESA Career Center, Charlotte, Mich.
  • Cody Hatt, Genesee Career Institute, Flint, Mich.
  • Christopher Keller, Lapeer Education and Technology, Attica, Mich.
  • Derek Evenson, Ridgewater College, Willmar, Minn.
  • Derrick Pillatzki, Ridgewater College, Willmar, Minn.
  • Todd Pursel, Ridgewater College, Willmar, Minn.
  • Austin Rothers, Ridgewater College, Willmar, Minn.
  • Taylor Byrd, Jones County Junior College, Ellisville, Miss.
  • Lacey McLain, Jones County Junior College, Ellisville, Miss.
  • Sydney Rothbard, Pike Lincoln Technical Center, Eolia, Miss.
  • David Kletter, Bozeman High School, Bozeman, Mont.
  • Blake Casper, Lexington (Neb.) High School
  • Kyle Kosalka, Southeast Community College, Milford, Neb.
  • Nick Pavel, Southeast Community college, Milford, Neb.
  • Abdulaali Abdulaali, The Career Acadamy, Lincoln, Neb.
  • Tia Bunten, Concord (N.H.) High School
  • Ricknell Delgarito, Navajo Technical University, Crownpoint, N.M.
  • Daniele Etsitty, UNM-Gallup, N.M.
  • Derek Toohey, Queens Vocational and Technical High School, Long Island City, N.Y.
  • Adam Bryant, Southwestern Randolph High School, Asheboro, N.C.
  • Will Crews, Southwestern Randolph High School, Asheboro, N.C.
  • Hunter Hamby, Southwestern Randolph High School, Asheboro, N.C.
  • Japeth Murphy, Southwest Guilford High School/Weaver Academy, High Point, N.C.
  • Matthew Harvey, Magic City Campus, Minot, N.D.
  • Dylan Benard, Tahlequah (Okla.) High School
  • Ace Cobb, Indian Capitol Technology Center-Tahlequah, Okla.
  • Mario Sierra, ICTC Tahlequah, Tahlequah, Okla.
  • Emma Chinchen, Centennial High School, Gresham, Ore.
  • Ginny Huang, Madras (Ore.) High School, Madras
  • Arianna Angilly, Chariho Regional Career and Technical Center, Wood River Junction, R.I.
  • William Vanner, East Providence (R.I.) Career and Technical Center
  • Kelly Gillis, Mitchell Technical Institute, Mitchell, S.D.
  • Christopher Hammett, Morgan County Career and Technical Center, Wartburg, Tenn.
  • Jordan Huling, TCAT Crossville, Crossville, Tenn.
  • Jonathan Jennings, Tennessee Collage of Applied Technology –McMinnville
  • Ian Kelly, Hampton (Tenn.) High School
  • Ryan Kelly, Hampton (Tenn.) High School
  • Hunter, Marlow, Hampton (Tenn.) High School
  • Philip, Arrington, Hampton (Tenn.) High School
  • Nam Nguyen, Carl Wunsche Senior High School, Houston, Texas
  • Nicholas Phan, Westwood High School, Austin, Texas
  • Cheyenne Peckham, JATC North, West Jordan, Utah
  • Shynettra Foxworth, Herndon (Va.) High School
  • Lyric Arms, Walla Walla (Wash.) Community College
  • Charles Hessdorfer, Riverside High, Chattaroy, Wash.
  • Marcus Paulsen, Grafton High School, Grafton, Wis.

2016 SkillsUSA STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Scholarship Winners

  • Bailey Brown, Digital Cinema, Cactus Shadows High School, Ariz.
  • Dwayne McKenzie, Computer Science, Thurgood Marshall High School, Texas
  • Jordan Alberico, Mechatronics, Perkiomen Valley High School, Pa.
  • Alexa Hankins, Internetworking, Chapel Hill High School, N.C.
  • Ethan Baer, Welding, Boyd County High School, Ky.
  • Joseph Fryer, Engineering, Foy H. Moody High School, Texas
  • Riley Flanagan, Mechatronics, Bucks County Technical High School, Pa.
  • Spencer Hines, Engineering, Four County Career Center, Ohio
  • Paige Heiman, Culinary Arts, Bergen County Academies, N.J.
  • Jacob Minock, Drafting, Peotone High School, Ill.
  • Cody Hatt, Engineering Technology, Genesee Career Institute, Mich.
  • Jessica Fleshman, Nursing, Kirksville High School, Mo.
  • Shelby (Min Jeong) Han, Culinary Arts, Bergen County Academies, N.J.
  • Serena Persaud, Medical Assisting, Thomas A. Edison CTE High School, N.Y.
  • Shane Hammond, Machine Tool Technology, New Hope High School, Ala.
  • Kapis Jordyn, Architecture, Theodore Roosevelt, Ohio
  • Matthew Yu, Machine Technology, Bucks County Technical High School, Pa.
  • Braden Robinson, Drafting, Vallivue High School, Idaho
  • Andrew Wiseman, Information Technology, Cape Cod Regional Technical High School, Mass.
  • Innocent Niyibizi, Computer Science, Mehlville High School, Mo.
  • Bryce Findley, Mechatronics, Statesboro High School, Ga.
  • Morgan Jarman, Engineering/Drafting, Richlands High Schools, N.C.

2016 SCOAR (Southeastern Construction Owners and Associates Roundtable) Skilled Trades Scholarship Winners

  • Di’Angela Pope, Carpentry, North Baldwin Center for Technology, Ala.
  • Alexis Pratts, Construction Management, Poinciana High School, Fla.
  • Barry Arrington Jr., Construction Mgmt./Green Building, Georgia Northwestern Technical College, Ga.
  • Christopher Altman, Carpentry/Construction Management, East Laurens High School, Ga.
  • James Herndon, Masonry, Camden County High School, Ga.
  • Lacey McLain, Architectural and Mechanical Drafting & Design, Jones County Junior College, Miss.
  • Inez Mickel, Pipe Welding, Guilford Technical Community College, N.C.
  • Carly Stanford, Carpentry, Eden Career Technical Center, Ala.
  • Scott Brown, Welding, Eden Career Technical Center, Ala.
  • David Bailey, Welding, Eden Career Technical Center, Ala.
  • Mason Aldridge, Drafting design technology, Garden High School, Ala.
  • Austin Sims, Electrical, Elmore County Technical Center, Ala.
  • Brandon Pritchard, Welding, Northwest Florida State College, Fla.
  • Shawn Keldie, Welding, Southern Crescent Tech, Ga.
  • Nisma Asif, Architectural Drawing and Design, Union Grove high School, Ga.
  • Vincent Ramos-rojo, Drafting, Southern Regional technical college, Ga.
  • Colton Garland, Construction, Mountain Heritage High School, N.C.
  • Catherine McDiarmid, Carpentry, Northwood High School, N.C.
  • Thomas Sheppard, Building Construction Technology, Pitt Community College, N.C.
  • William Benson, HVACR, TCAT – Knoxville, Tenn.
  • Samuel Kelly, Machining & CNC Programming, East Central Community College, Miss.
  • Abigayil Clark, Welding, Tazewell Career and Technical Center, Va.

2016 SkillsUSA and Ryder Diesel Scholarship Winners

  • Steve Silva, College of Western Idaho, Idaho
  • Stephen Allen, Orange Technical College-Mid Florida Campus, Fla.
  • Cory Bettenhausen, Minnesota State Community and Technical College, Minn.
  • John Lunde, Minnesota State Community and Technical College, Minn.
  • Matt Gardner, Automotive Training Center, Pa.
  • Thomas Distelcamp, Mercer County Technical School, N.J.
  • Nicholas Lierz, North Central KS Technical College, Kan.
  • Emmett Fox, CPAVTS, Pa.
  • Elizabeth Driml, College of Western Idaho
  • Lane Trissel, Rainier High School , Wash.
  • Kheigan Bott, Lewis-Clark State College, Idaho
  • Austin Sparks, Milwaukie High School, Ore.
  • Krysten Linville, Central Lakes, Minn.
  • Devon Werle, Fountain Fort Carson High School, Colo.
  • Alexander Fischer, Niagara Career and Technical Education Center, N.Y.
  • Charlee Sheidy, Sollers Point Technical High School, Md.
  • Jeremy Hartman, Minnesota State Community and Technical College, Minn.

2016 Sharon Melton Myers Scholarship Winners

  • Hunter Selvage, Structural Systems II, McMinn County High School, Tenn.
  • Sydney Millerd, Architectural Drafting , Waipahu High School, Hawaii

2016 NTHS Scholarship Winners

  • Shaili Mehta, Health Occupations, Business, and Graphics, Westwood High School, Texas
  • Lauren Stone, Health Occupations/Health Sciences, Starmount High School, N.C.
  • Britany Jefferson, Medical Assisting, Orange Technical College- Westside Campus, Fla.
  • Saqib Shahid, Drafting, Tulsa Tech, Okla.

2016 Robert Flint Student Leadership Development Scholarship – Activate and Leverage

  • Mathew Chaffin, Belleview High School, Florida (Leverage)
  • Megan Bina, Vancouver School of Arts & Academics, Washington (Leverage)
  • Paige Yoder, Wawasee Area Career and Technical Co-op, Indiana (Leverage)
  • Ashley Glass, Sabin Schellenberg Center, Oregon (Leverage)