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Congratulations to West High’s CTE Instructors!

By Dawson Hunt

Manufacturing Teacher Craig Short presents a PMI certificate to Calaeb Reed.
Manufacturing Teacher Craig Short presents a PMI certificate to Calaeb Reed.

In the 2019-2020 school year, Hamblen County Career and Technical Education (CTE), instructors Richard Hawkins, Engineering, Greg Hardin, Auto Repair, Wes Harbin, Electromechanical, Josh Miller, Welding, Craig Short, Machining, and David Tripucka, Ag. Mechanics ranked first in the state for all high schools for the highest total of PMI certifications awarded. “In addition to that recognition, this team of CTE teachers ranked in the top 15 across the United States including high schools, junior colleges such as WSCC, technical colleges like TCAT Morristown, and all other post-secondary institutions,” Mr Charles Carter, CTE Director, stated.