National Signing Day conducted at TCAT celebrating dignity of work

Published 10:53 pm Thursday, April 14, 2022

ELIZABETHTON — Welding was the preferred choice of study at NC3 National Letter of Intent Signing Day on Thursday, April 14, at TCAT Elizabethton.
This national event sponsored by the National Coalition of Certification Centers (NC3) mirrors the NCAA’s National Signing Day for athletes who commit to play sports in college. It is designed to honor students who are entering a technical field and to celebrate the dignity of work.
New students for the 2022-2023 school year and chosen field of study, who took part in the signing ceremony, were:
Welding — Dale Hicks, Senior Instructor (Main Campus); Adam Vest, Instructor (Arney Street)  
Landon Garrett Bennett – Unicoi High School
John Hilemon – Unicoi High School
Trenten Carr – Unicoi High School
Andy Wright – Unicoi High School
Alex Caldwell – Happy Valley High School
Cayden Campbell  – Happy Valley High School
Seth Williams – Happy Valley High School
Jacob Earp – Johnson County High School
Mason Egolf – Elizabethton High School
Dillon Woodby – Elizabethton High School
Donovan Tracy – Dobyns-Bennett High School
Tanner Trent – Dobyns-Bennett High School
Industrial Electricity — Phillip Peters, Associate Instructor
Hunter Perkins – Hampton High School
Aiden Bowman – Happy Valley High School
Dawson Cardwell – Elizabethton High School
Lucas Perkins – Unaka High School
Cosmetology — Toni Campbell, Senior Instructor
Kelsey Price – Happy Valley High School
Lacy Taylor – Happy Valley High School
Hannah Julian – Elizabethton High School
Victoria DeMare – Elizabethton High School
Phlebotomy — Loretta Eades, Associate Instructor
Alley Taylor – Elizabethton High School
Shelby Grindstaff – Elizabethton High School
Ekatrina Gallagher – Unicoi High School
Diesel Powered Equipment Technology —Tim Ward, Instructor/Dave Honeycutt, Instructor, Fredrick Anderson, Instructor
Christian Carrillo – Unicoi County High School
Lonny Linthicum – Happy Valley High School
Landon Babb – Happy Valley High School
Pipefitting — Tim Pierce, Associate Instructor
Seth Duckett – TN High School
Isaac “Jody” White – Happy Valley High School
Practical Nursing — Renee Hensley, Director Nursing Melissa Price, Instructor Meredith Pardee, Instructor Melinda Douglas, Kimmie Tipton Instructor, April Bowman Instructor
Alexus White – Unicoi High School
Emily Lane – Unicoi High School
Advance Manufacturing — Charlie Phillips
Timmy McMahan – Happy Valley High School
Building Construction Technology — Jamel Foster
Carmella Thompson – Unaka High School
Computer Information Technology — Brandon Franklin, Instructor
Mason Sells – Happy Valley High School
Criminal Justice — Joe Harrah
Sierra Woody – Unicoi County High School

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