YEARS IN PROGRAM: 1
DID YOU PLAY SPORTS IN HIGH SCHOOL?
Yes. Football and Track.
DID YOU CONSIDER A CAREER IN CONSTRUCTION WHILE YOU WERE IN HIGH SCHOOL?
WHO INFLUENCED YOU? (TEACHERS, GUIDANCE COUNSELORS, FAMILY, FRIENDS, ETC.)
My family is filled with Electricians, but I am a Pipefitter
WHY DID YOU ULTIMATELY CHOOSE A CAREER IN CONSTRUCTION?
I took a welding class in high school through central-9 career school and I loved it.
WHAT WOULD YOU TELL YOUNG PEOPLE CONSIDERING POST-SECONDARY CAREER OPTIONS AFTER HIGH SCHOOL? WHAT WOULD YOU TELL THEM TO CONVINCE THEM TO CONSIDER AN APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM?
In the apprenticeship program, we get an education for free, learn to work with our hands and get trained while working a full time job.
WHAT ELSE WOULD YOU LIKE TO TELL US ABOUT YOUR CAREER PATH IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY?
I have always loved working with my hands and I wanted to start something right after high school and start my career right away.