My1043 & Buck92.3 are honored to be partnered again with the Gratiot Isabella Technical Education Center!!  We love to honor those kids who go above and beyond in the classroom with our student of the month!!  The problem for Tina, Shawn, and Chris is they have trouble just picking one is to tough , that is where you come in!

Every month help us decide who should be taking home the student of the month plaque, name plate, and prizes!  Vote now and vote again tomorrow because these kids cannot get enough recognition for the great work they are doing in and out of the classroom.

Another special shout out to all the faculty and staff at GITEC for teaching youngsters skills and trades they can take with them for the rest of their lives!!

Here our the first nominees for this year, help us pick a winner:

Jazmyne Cushman- Alma High School Nominated by Amy Schell-Educational Careers:

Jazmyne is currently enrolled in Educational Careers and is exploring a career in teaching. She is an amazingly well-rounded junior who has demonstrated leadership skills and works very hard on any task given to her. She is kind, friendly, caring, and a great role model to her peers. She always has a smile on her face and she is always ready to get to work. Jazmyne welcomes opportunities to help her classmates and share her knowledge. I am very excited to see her work in her elementary classroom this fall because I know she is going to do an outstanding job. She is creative, organized, energetic, and always giving 100% to whatever she does. I am happy that she is part of our amazing program and she will be an asset to any classroom that she works in this year. Jazmyne will be a great role model for her elementary students!

Katherine Hahn- Mt. Pleasant High School nominated by: Andrea Langley- Printing and Graphic Communications

Katie is an outstanding senior who demonstrates a kind heart and willingness to help others, a great work ethic, and natural understanding of design. She is a mentor and role model to her peers. This is Katie’s 3rd year of straight A’s in Printing and Graphic Communications class. She is my lead designer in charge of advanced machine operations and client jobs. She also serves on the Printing & Design advisory committee. Katie currently works for GI-TEC in an internship position and also at a local interior design company after school. When Katie’s not at school or working, she enjoys the outdoors, hunting, and fishing. She also volunteers with patients at Mi Primary Care.

In the future Katie plans to attend Kendall School of Art and Design. She would like to be an Interior Designer and Realtor.

Marlee Masterson- Mt. Pleasant High School nominated by: Debb Leasher- Marketing

Marlee is a senior at MPHS and a highly successful third year Marketing student. She has developed into a true leader and role model for other students. She is a member of Business Professionals of America, the premier Career and Technical Student Organization for students pursuing careers in business management, office administration, information technology and other related career fields. As a strong leader, she was selected for The School Store Management Team for a second year. Marlee worked directly with school administration as they developed a reopening plan for The School Store that complies with the new health and safety requirements. Marlee has also shown her strong work ethic as she is a returning office assistant co-op at Mt. Pleasant Middle School. She has the ability to commit to all her responsibilities to the fullest extent and completes them at above average expectations. Marlee was vital to the ordering and distribution of our annual football apparel orders this fall, committing extra time to the program to ensure that the project was a huge success. Marlee’s hard work and dedication to the Marketing program and BPA provides a great leadership example for other students. Lastly, Marlee’s positive attitude, strong work ethic, and initiative allow her to see what needs to be done and accomplish the tasks all while never looking for recognition. We are very fortunate to have Marlee as part of our Marketing program and BPA Chapter!