SKILLS USA - WESTERN REGION VICE-PRESIDENT -
Alondra Nieves, a senior in the Business Technology shop was voted by vocational students across the state as the Western Region Vice President of the Massachusetts SkillsUSA Organization. This school year she will represent not only Putnam but all the Western MA Vocational High Schools at the state level organization meetings and events.
Over the past few days, Alondra along with her fellow SkillsUSA State Officers, have been in Washington D.C. developing leadership skills as well as advocating the importance of Career and Technical Education. The team has had the opportunity to meet with leaders from the Department of Labor and various Senators and Congressmen.
Alondra has made the Putnam SkillsUSA chapter extremely proud. You can see more photos of her adventure by following the SkillsUSA Massachusetts Facebook page.
SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. SkillsUSA helps each student excel. We provide educational programs, events and competitions that support career and technical education in the nation’s classrooms.