Georgia Northwestern Honors Fall 2018 Graduates

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Approximately 2,000 people bundled up for freezing temperatures as they headed to Whitfield County, Georgia to honor more than 200 Georgia Northwestern Technical College graduates who walked the stage at the college’s Fall 2018 Commencement Ceremony at the Dalton Convention Center Tuesday.

GNTC’s 2018 GOAL (Georgia’s Occupational Award of Leadership) Award winner, Macey Morgan, gave the graduating class their commencement speech. The Whitfield County, Georgia resident represented the college in the GOAL competition this past spring in Atlanta, Georgia.

GNTC holds two graduations each year. A spring graduation each May in Rome, Georgia and a fall graduation each December in Dalton, Georgia. GNTC President Pete McDonald, along with GNTC Vice President of Student Affairs Stuart Phillips, served as presenters of the ceremony.

Many programs made headlines this graduation with perfect performances by their entire graduating class. Among those were Diagnostic Medical Sonography and Radiologic Technology. Of the 14 of those graduating from Radiologic Technology, 13 of those have completed their registries. The final student is slated to take the exam this Saturday. As for Radiologic Technology, all 26 graduating students successfully passed their credentialing exams.

All graduates participating in the ceremony were recognized for their academic achievements and presented with their associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates. Listed are graduates which took part in the commencement exercise for the Fall 2018 graduation ceremony. This list does not include eligible students who did not participate in graduation.

Associate of Applied Science


David Aguilar


Construction Management

Itzel Bautista Lopez

Adult Echocardiography

Melissa N. Betterton

Early Childhood Care and Education

Tina M. Blalock

Vascular

Christian A. Bregante

Aviation Maintenance Technology

Alisha A. Broome

Surgical Technology

Haylee Burris

Health Information Management Technology

Rosa Yenis Cabrera

Business Management

Patricia Laine Clark

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Misti Dawn Clark

Business Management

Courtney B. Compton

Medical Assisting

Haleigh Rose Morgan Condra

Early Childhood Care and Education

Emily Connell

Social Work Assistant

Christen J. Cordell

Criminal Justice Technology

Jennifer L. Cowart

Business Management

Madison Victoria Crawford

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Dudley S. Davis

Electronics Technology

Cassidy A. Davis

Radiologic Technology

Ricardo Ulises Dominguez

Business Management

Sarah Dorsey

Early Childhood Care and Education

Sprite Dyer

Networking Specialist

Jessica Anne Ellis

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Normayda L. Escalante

Medical Assisting

Yony M. Escalante

Industrial Systems Technology

Anna Esquivel

Business Management

Robert B. Evans

Early Childhood Care and Education

Kim L. Fosdick

Adult Echocardiography

Adriana Garcia

Criminal Justice Technology

Courtney R. Georgiefski

Accounting

Kimberly I. Glover

Business Management

Jesanyelis Gonzalez

Business Management

Yecely Gonzalez

Business Management

Jennifer L. Goodman

Health Information Management Technology

Hannah J. Goss

Adult Echocardiography

Adrian Gutierrez

Business Management

Alexis Jovonni Guyton

Vascular

Ashley N. Harden

Business Management

William A. Harper

Vascular

Caitlyn N. Harris

Vascular

Renay Michelle Harris

Social Work Assistant

Valencia R. Henderson

Radiologic Technology

Valina P. Hopson

Radiologic Technology

Matthew D. Howard

Aviation Maintenance Technology

Kadie Hendrix Johnston

Radiologic Technology

Zachary Wane Taylor Jones

Computer Support Specialist

Cynthia Denise Kirk

Accounting

Catherine E. Lankford

Radiologic Technology

Dana K. Manis

Business Management

Nicole L. Mansfield

Health Information Management Technology

Tristian A. Martin

Social Work Assistant

Michael Nickolas Martin

Aviation Maintenance Technology

Norma Martinez

Business Management

Deloris Jill McBee

Social Work Assistant

Bailey S. Milone

Adult Echocardiography

Jennifer E. Mora

Business Management

Josie T. Nunn

Vascular

Trever B. Oliver

Business Management

Jacqaline Cruz Orozco

Medical Assisting

Pedro M. Ortiz

Automotive Technology

Neyda R. Paiz

Business Management

Derrick Ray Parker

Industrial Systems Technology

Jesse Lee Parsons

Business Technology

Jennyfer R. Paucay

Surgical Technology

Collin Anthony Payne

Automotive Technology

William A. Peters

Industrial Systems Technology

Ashley E. Phipps

Adult Echocardiography

Marvin James Pointer

Construction Management

Leslie R. Renfro

Radiologic Technology

Rodrigo Reyes-Cruz

Industrial Systems Technology

Stephanie A. Rittenhouse

Radiologic Technology

Ronald Harrison Roach

Industrial Systems Technology

Tyler L. Rowland

Industrial Systems Technology

Lauren Nicole Runion

Social Work Assistant

Wesley J. Saunders

Industrial Systems Technology

James Wayne Shearin

Culinary Arts

Alan N. Shepherd

Aviation Maintenance Technology

Kayla Renae Sinyard

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

James T. Spraggins

Construction Management

Abbigail G. Tate

Early Childhood Care and Education

Rosha C. Taylor

Social Work Assistant

Elizabeth S. Tidwell

Health Information Management Technology

Donald Howard Tinnan

Culinary Arts

Joseph Edwin Turner

Aviation Maintenance Technology

Luis Valdes

Automotive Technology

Victoria Velazquez

Accounting

Luz Maria Vigil

Business Management

Abbie L. Waits

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Kayla C. Wallace

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Jason Andrew Warren

Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Angela Watson

Radiologic Technology

Chloe Watts

Marketing Management

Regina N. Watts

Vascular

Amanda Nicole Yoder

Health Information Management Technology

Diploma

Keyli D. Ajanel-Perez


Practical Nursing

Yesenia Aldana

Cosmetology

Ashton L.Avery

Surgical Technology

William P. Ayres

Welding and Joining Technology

Ciara P. Baker

Cosmetology

Tanya Beckom

Cosmetology

Ashley N. Benge

Surgical Technology

Genotee Blake

Cosmetology

Rashonda Lee Bryant

Practical Nursing

Emily Kay Butler

Practical Nursing

Giovanni Carlos

Welding and Joining Technology

Michaela G. Clarke

Culinary Arts

Latoya Denise Cofield

Practical Nursing

Charles E. Crowe

Criminal Justice Technology

Amparo Cruz Cornejo

Medical Assisting

Margie Jean Deering

Business Management

Selena H. Dupree

Cosmetology

Allison Danielle Edgeworth

Medical Assisting

Tracy M. Elkins

Cosmetology

Shanna Danyel Ely

Medical Assisting

McKenzie Symone Floyd

Cosmetology

Sarah LeeAnn Gallegos

Practical Nursing

Haydee Garcia

Cosmetology

Noemi C. Garcia

Cosmetology

Maegan Alicia Gibson

Medical Assisting

Meghan Nicole Godfrey

Welding and Joining Technology

Clarence Gore

Aviation Maintenance Technology

Shayna D. Green

Medical Assisting

Keymonica N. Hall

Lactation Consultant

Misty Dawn Hawkins

Medical Assisting

Thomas Lee Hayes

Welding and Joining Technology

Kimberly Hayes

Medical Assisting

Lucas S. Heard

Welding and Joining Technology

Robert C. Hodge

Electrical Control Systems

Michael Ivester

Industrial Systems Technology

Amber C. James

Practical Nursing

Sonia L. Jernigan

Cosmetology

Luis Joaquin-Gomez

Air Conditioning Technology

Phelicia T. Johnson

Medical Assisting

Tomeika L. Johnson

Early Childhood Care and Education

Teyannah Taiisha Johnson

Practical Nursing

Grace Wangui Kariuki

Practical Nursing

Sheena R. Lamar

Business Management

Anzie Cox McCoy

Practical Nursing

Regina A. McKin

Medical Assisting

Kalee Amanda Meadows

Surgical Technology

Eris Jane Merritt Moonstar

Lactation Consultant

Joshua D. Moyer

Welding and Joining Technology

Khanh Nguyen

Medical Assisting

Jessica P. Pack

Medical Assisting

Sonny Apag Padayao

Aviation Maintenance Technology

Christon Nicole Peden

EMS Professions

Angie A. Pizano

Medical Assisting

David Michael Powell

Welding and Joining Technology

Amber Quillen

Cosmetology

Sharon A. Ragland

Business Management

Alejandro L. Ramirez

Medical Assisting

Omar G. Rangel

Welding and Joining Technology

Harmony Nicole Rose Ray

Surgical Technology

Jesus Reyes

Welding and Joining Technology

Autumn Cheyenne Ridley

Cosmetology

Kylea B. Riley

Practical Nursing

Cole A. Ryan

Welding and Joining Technology

Loretta Didena Scott

Medical Assisting

Brooke A. Silvers

Medical Assisting

Aiseh Smith

Business Management

Nicole A. Smith

Business Management

Chelsea M. Stanfield

Practical Nursing

John A. Tanturri

Industrial Systems Technology

Lanesha Gilena Teague

Practical Nursing

Autumn Taylor Tomlinson

Cosmetology

Cierra B. Turner

Practical Nursing

Samantha Orsha Upshaw

Surgical Technology

Bonnita E. VanNuys

Medical Assisting

Shameka M. Ware

Cosmetology

Cody Alan West

Aviation Maintenance Technology

Bathshebia Willis

Dental Assisting

Charmisse Wood

Practical Nursing

Myra E. Wyatt

Medical Assisting

Michael A. York

Welding and Joining Technology

Technical Certificate of Credit


Dyane Mary Alvarado


Medical Front Office Assistant

Justin C. Bouy

Aviation Maintenance Technician

Taylor Brooke Cato

Cosmetology for Licensure

Virginia D. Chambers

Phlebotomy Technician

Rhaghan Kelsey Dennis

Early Child Care and Education Basics

Valeria Fraire

Human Resource Management Specialist

Priscilla Henderson

Child Development Specialist

Mary Land

Early Child Care and Education Basics

Lesly Elizabeth Miranda

Cosmetology for Licensure

Jordan L. Moore

Emergency Medical Technician

Keetra L. Murphy

Central Sterile Supply Processing Technician

Allen B. Newport

Aviation Maintenance Technician

Mackinzie C. Parrott

Health Care Assistant

Meagan R. Ray

Early Childhood Care and Education Basics

Jennifer Reyes

Cosmetology for Licensure

Brittany Danielle Roberts

Cosmetology for Licensure

Cierra J. Ross

Cosmetology for Licensure

Tamarsha Watkins

Cosmetology for Licensure

Jalessa Young

PC Repair and Network Technician

 

 

 

 

GNTC offers more than 200 programs online and on-campus. Campuses are located in Ringgold (Catoosa County Campus), Rome (Floyd County Campus), Calhoun (Gordon County Campus), Rockmart (Polk County Campus), Rock Spring (Walker County Campus), and Dalton (Whitfield Murray Campus).

 


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