Skills USA

SkillsUSA is a national membership association serving high school, college and middle school students who are preparing for careers in trade, technical and skilled service occupations, including health occupations, and for further education. SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. SkillsUSA helps each student excel.
 SkillsUSA empowers its members to become world-class workers, leaders and responsible American citizens. SkillsUSA improves the quality of our nation’s future skilled workforce through the development of Framework skills that include personal, workplace and technical skills grounded in academics.

Skills USA Leadership Team

Skills USA
Leadership Team Members include (FRONT - LEFT TO RIGHT) Kinsley Martin (North Central) Law Enforcement & Security Tactics; Sarah Crank (Patrick Henry) Visual Art & Design; Kaci Alspaugh (Bryan) Fire & Rescue; Ashley Fisher (Wauseon) Fire & Rescue; Savanna Tijerina (Defiance) Computer Design/3D Modeling; (BACK - LEFT TO RIGHT) Lillyann Lane (Defiance) Electrical; Wesley Joice (Fairview) Electrical; Lynae Poling (Hicksville) Cosmetology; Logan Balogh (Edgerton) Specialized Mechatronics & Robotics Technology; Gabriella Rodriguez (Archbold) Cosmetology; and Chevelle Johnson (Wauseon) Fire & Rescue.

Skills USA Top 3 in the State

Skills USA
Two Four County Career Center students received Medals by placing in the top three at the Skills USA State Leadership Conference in Columbus.  Garrett Gillen (Evergreen) received a Bronze Medal in the Plumbing competition and Levi Sharp (Hicksville) received a Gold Medal in the Collision Damage competition.  Levi has qualified to represent the State of Ohio and Four County Career Center at the 2023 Skills USA National Leadership Conference in Atlanta, Georgia, June 19-23.

2023 Skills USA State Contestants

Skills USA - Defiance
Contest participants from Defiance county are (LEFT TO RIGHT) Nathan Hutchison (Hicksville) CNC Turning; Reyleah Muncy (Defiance) Advertising Design; Levi Sharp (Hicksville) Collision Damage; and Layne Neff (Tinora) Powersport.  Absent from the photo is Savanna Tijerina (Defiance) Additive Manufacturing.

Skills USA - Fulton
Contest participants from Fulton & Henry counties are (LEFT TO RIGHT) Gabriella Rodriguez (Archbold) Barber; Jorleis Murillo (Delta) Nail Competition; Chevelle Johnson (Wauseon) Job Skills Demo A Helper; Audrey Honeck (Patrick Henry) Job Skills Demo A; Aaron Campbell (Archbold) Automotive Services; and Garrett Gillen (Evergreen) Plumbing.  Absent from the photo is Isaiah Luce (Wauseon) Additive Manufacturing.

Skills USA - Williams
Contest participants from Williams county are (LEFT TO RIGHT) Chris Crabtree (Bryan) Photography; Jaylin Crafts (North Central) Architectural Drafting; Kadynce VanDeVoorde (Hilltop) Nail Competition Model; and Izayah Carter (Bryan) Photography.  Absent from the photo is Emma Anneshensley (Bryan) Barber.

Skills USA National Winners