Jason Whaling, Construction Technology

Jason Whaling enrolled in the Construction Technology program at Tri County Tech determined not to let what he couldn’t yet do interfere with his dreams. Mid-way through a successful career as a Flight Attendant and suffering from PTSD, Jason made … Continued

Tanner Sigler, Welding

It has been said that every day presents small opportunities to be a hero for someone else, and Tanner Sigler is definitely that – a hero to everyone he encounters. Stricken with a bacterial and viral meningitis infection at only … Continued

Kevin Box, Graphic Communications

In high school, Kevin Box studied Graphic Communications at Tri County Tech and apprenticed summers at his uncle’s design firm in Atlanta, Georgia. It was during his time in Bartlesville that Kevin’s passion for creativity was ignited, where he first formed … Continued

Rick Loggins, Accounting

Now the Superintendent of Barnsdall Public Schools, Rick Loggins attended Tri County Tech in 1980 as an adult student in the Accounting program, aspiring to gain skills to better his family. He went on to work for Tri County Tech … Continued

Samantha Bever, Practical Nursing

Winners are not those who never fail but those who never quit. Tri County Tech Practical Nursing student, Samantha Bever is certainly a winner and credits her instructor for helping her to never give up on her hopes of enrolling … Continued

Emily Fowler, Marketing Management

While attending a Tri County Tech recruitment event in high school, Emily learned about the option of earning college credit while attending TCT. Although her goal was to gain college credit through TCT, Emily feels she gained tremendous value from … Continued

Chelsea Stokes, Practical Nursing

It has been said that discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment. Tri County Tech Practical Nursing student Chelsea Stokes is taking her education seriously and with a staunch commitment to self-discipline. As a single mother going to school … Continued

Carissa Lott, Accounting

Carissa Lott knew early on that accounting was the career path she wanted to follow. Her path to success started with Tri County Tech’s Accounting program, where she gained the foundational skills needed to pursue a career in the field … Continued

Laurel Moreno, Applied Welding Techniques

Challenges are what make life interesting, and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful. When adult welding student, Laurel Moreno, enrolled in the Flex Applied Welding Techniques program at Tri County Tech in January 2015, she hoped to make a … Continued

Brandice Bartholomew, Cosmetology

Brandice Bartholomew chose to pursue a career in cosmetology because she knew it would allow her to express her creativity in many ways and she would also be able to set her own schedule. She chose Tri County Tech to … Continued