Our 5 regions are off to a great start this fall & we hired a new State Technical Contest Coordinator.  Welcome Brandon Hirst!  If you are ready to start planning contests at the state level, please contact Brandon at bhirst@gmail.com

Central Fall REGIONAL Advisor’s Meeting and Student Leadership Conference took place in Yakima, WA.  A streamline effort. Stars were born & realized! The Stars of course, The Students! The atmosphere was the ambiance of a Conference Setting: Events Planning with Speakers, Presenters & Breakout Sessions! YV Tech Culinary Arts provided a fabulous lunch to top off the day. This Event, has already ignited Membership Registration of Student & Advisors.  Action planning currently underway for Year 2016!

PUGET SOUND Region is planning a blood drive for the Puget Sound Blood Bank.

OLYMPIC Region held it’s Fall Leadership Conference on Saturday, October 3, at Aberdeen HS.  Students learned the basics of the SkillsUSA student organization, leadership and skills contests, and fundraising ideas.

SOUTHWEST Region’s Fort Vancouver High School, SkillsUSA & LOWES Models of Excellence Program interviewed Lowes staff about what it takes to be a “Champion at Work”!