McKENZIE (December 18) – The Fall 2020 trimester at the Tennessee College of Applied Technology at McKenzie ended differently this year. A virtual graduation ceremony was held to celebrate our graduates. The virtual graduation was posted on YouTube and the link was shared to each graduate and on TCAT McKenzie’s Facebook page. Dr. Brad White, President led the ceremony with some congratulatory comments. Each instructor then congratulated their graduates prior to each programs’ students being recognized. Each student that graduated in the Fall term were recognized in the virtual graduation.
A total of 36 students were recognized in the Fall 2020 Graduation Ceremony. The students who completed requirements for a certificate or diploma levels are: Administrative Office Technology (AOT) — Christy Collins from Huntingdon and Justin Ralls from Greenfield; HVAC/Refrigeration (HVAC/R) — Jesus Barcenas from Trenton, Jonathan Cash from Atwood, Braxton Ellis from Rutherford, Avery Lee from Paris, and Keaton Weber from Big Rock; Industrial Maintenance Integrated Automation (IM) — Cameron Bennett from Paris, Anthony Mastrominico from Springville, Josh McCutcheon from McKenzie, Dalton Poole from Paris, Darrell Williams from Trezevant; Information Technology Systems Management (ITSM) — Riley Simmons from Union City and Alicia Simmons from McKenzie; Machine Tool (MT) — Logan Carter from Huntingdon, Chandler Church from Milan, Brendan Sandel from Huntingdon, and Justin Slater from McKenzie; Welding — Nikolas Bynum from Huntingdon, Elijah Craig from Huntingdon, James Driggers from Bruceton, Jack Fry from McKenzie, Sarah Heyduck from Huntingdon, Richard Houseknecht from McKenzie, Mason Huffstutter from Union City, Tyson Keymon from Greenfield, Hunter Ledsinger from Huntingdon, Robert Neil from Sharon, and Christopher True from McKenzie; Welding Weakley County — Nolan Faulkner from South Fulton, William Lewellen from Dresden, Dustin Malone from Martin, William Nunamaker from Dresden, David Phillips from Dresden, James Phillips from Paris, and Brian Starnes from Henry. For more information about the programs offered at TCAT McKenzie call 731-352-5364, new classes begin January 4, 2021.