Advisors

  • Must be registered as a SkillsUSA
    California Advisor

  • Must have completed Chapter of Excellence Level 2.

  • Must be nominated by students/fellow advisor(s)/administrator(s).

  • Must have served for a minimum of 2 years as a SkillsUSA California advisor.

2020-2021 
Leadership
Development
Institute

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Participants must attend all Virtual Sessions and complete all Assignments

 

First virtual meeting January 11, 2021: 3-6 p.m.

Future meetings and times determined during first meeting.

Meet virtually at least once per month through June 2021

2020 Advisor Of The Year

State HS Advisor Of The Year​

Nikki Gerner

Dinuba High School

Life Management/ Intro to Education

2020 Regional Advisors of the Year

SkillsUSA California 2020 Regional Advisors of the Year – In order for a chapter advisor to be eligible to be recognized as an Advisor of the Year, the local chapter must achieve Chapter Excellence Program Level 2 recognition during the current school year. We are proud to announce the SkillsUSA California Regional Advisors of the Year for 2020-2021:

These individuals will receive recognition from our state association as well as be interviewed by a panel of SkillsUSA California Board members to determine the 2020-2021 SkillsUSA California State Advisor of the Year.

Region 2

No Applicants Received

Post Secondary

Region 1

No Applicants Received

Post Secondary

Region 3

No Applicants Received

Post Secondary

Region 1

No Applicants Received

High School

Region 2

Nikki Gerner

Dinuba High School/Valley ROP

Region 3

Anthony Garcia

Temple City High School

Region 5

No Applicants Received

Post Secondary

Region 4

No Applicants Received

Post Secondary

Region 6

No Applicants Received

Post Secondary

Region 5

Norma Cabrera

Franklin High School

Region 4

No Applicants Received

High School

Region 6

Heidi Shaw

Victor Valley High School

Advisors of the Year Honorable Mention

The following applicants are recognized for the dedication to the local SkillsUSA California chapter and their commitment to their career technical education program(s) and students. Unfortunately, they were not selected to receive the regional advisor of the year award or their chapter did not achieve Chapter Excellence Program Level 2 recognition for the current year:  

Region 1

Kevin Costello

Santa Rosa High School

 

Tom Gutsch

Santa Rosa High School

Gina Fleming

Silicon Valley Career Technical Education Center

Region 2

Cynthia Acevedo

Parlier High School

 

Barry Rambonga

Parlier High School

Region 3

Aaron Kahlenberg

John F. Kennedy High School

 

Alice Yoshioka

Hacienda La Puente Adult Education

 

Region 4

Erin Hall

Inspire School of Arts & Sciences

Region 5

John Herger

San Joaquin County Office of Education Ventures Academy

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