(5-5-22) Tri Star held its Career Signing Day Monday, May 2nd.  Career Signing Day is designed to celebrate career tech students’ decision to pursue careers in skilled trades. Nineteen local companies “signed” on 41 Tri Star students in an event similar to the “National Signing Day” events for high school student athletes.   This event is part of a nationwide celebration showcasing graduating high school seniors that have committed to full-time employment in their skilled trade after graduation. 

Students (their programs), listed by school, and the companies they signed with are:

Celina
Tyler Fields (Celina Career Based Intervention/P3) signed with Cooper Farms
Britton Hole (Welding) signed with Thieman Tailgate
Logan Smith (CBI/P3) purchased and became owner of the Willow Restaurant
Noah Wagner (Welding) signed with J & M Manufacturing
Brian Williams (Ag. Industrial Tech.) signed with Lefeld Welding
Collin Williams (Ag. Industrial Tech.) signed with VanTilburg Farms and Excavation

(l to r) Scott Anderson and Logan Smith holding the key up to his new business, the Willow.

Coldwater
Trent Berkenstock (Ag. Industrial Tech.) signed with Kenn-Feld Group
Cole Bertke (Ag. Industrial Tech.) signed with Moeller Door & Window
Cameron Crowel (Welding) signed with Hi-Tech Wire
Tyler Diller (Welding) signed with J & M Manufacturing
Blake Findley (Welding) signed with Lefeld Welding
Casey Goodwin (Precision Machining) signed with Machine Pro Technologies
Nate Kaiser (Construction) signed with Midwest Plumbing
Tanner Muhlenkamp (Engineering Tech.) signed with Reynolds & Reynolds
Aaron Prenger (Graphic Communications) signed with Totally Promotional
Darin Schmittmeyer (Construction) signed with Moeller Door & Window

Fort Recovery

David Adsit (Auto Tech) signed with J & M Manufacturing
Peyton Brunswick (Precision Machining) signed with Machine Pro Technologies
Korbin Dues (Welding) signed with J & M Manufacturing
Sam Duhamel (Precision Machining) signed with JR Manufacturing
Ben Grieshop (Ag. Industrial Tech.) signed with J & M Manufacturing
Bruce Heitkamp (Welding) signed with J & M Manufacturing
Lilie Leuthold (Animal Health) signed with Cooper Farms
Aiden O’dell (Construction) signed with Moeller Door & Window
Ben Wellman (Engineering Tech) signed with Buckeye Design and Engineering

Marion Local
Gabe Bruns (Welding) signed with J & M Manufacturing
Austin Grieshop (Auto Tech) signed with Pax Machine Works

New Bremen
Hank Elshoff (Welding) signed with Sidney Lawn & Landscaping
Mallory Messick (Med Prep) signed with Elmwood Assisted Living
Lauren Paul (Graphic Communications) signed with Totally Promotional
Kanyen Sexton (Animal Health) signed with Elmwood Assisted Living
Haley This (Med Prep) signed with Elmwood Assisted Living
Jared Weigandt (Ag. Industrial Tech.) signed with Sidney Lawn & Landscaping
Jordan Weigandt (Welding) signed with Sidney Lawn & Landscaping
Grace Wilker (Med Prep) signed with Elmwood Assisted Living

(In back) Haley This, Grace Wilker, Mallory Messick, and Kanyen Sexton and Elmwood reps in the front Executive Director Kimberly Prueter and Director of Nursing Becky Scheising

St. Henry

Jackson Heitbrink (Auto Tech) signed with Chickasaw Garage
Brent Sutter (Welding) signed with J & M Manufacturing

St. Marys
Calvin Caywood (Precision Machining) signed with Pax Machine Works
Garret Donovan (Welding) signed with Crown Equipment
Bianca Endres (Graphic Communications) signed with Totally Promotional
Jake Hardin (Welding) signed with IMS (Industrial Machining Services)
Carter Zimmerman (REC Tech) signed with Crown Equipment