MVCTC Students Place at State SkillsUSA


Englewood, Ohio – Miami Valley Career Technology Center (MVCTC) students competed and placed in the Ohio SkillsUSA 2022 Contest in early May.


Graphic Commercial Art program winners included Advertising Design Silver Medal, Anthony Jones (Miamisburg) and T-Shirt Design Contest Silver Medal Jayda McQueen (Eaton).


MVCTC Aviation Maintenance Technician Program swept the Ohio SkillsUSA Aviation Maintenance Contest, winning Gold, Silver, and Bronze! Gold Medal – James Zbinden (Huber Heights), Silver Medal – Cainan Sink (Arcanum-Butler), and Bronze Medal - Joseph Lipscomb (Miamisburg).

MVCTC Cosmetology program had a Gold Winner in the Nail Care Contest! Congratulations to Courtney Frost (Huber Heights) and her model Olivia Van Schaik (Huber Heights).

James Zbinden and Courtney Frost will both be competing in the National SkillsUSA Competition this June in Atlanta, GA!

Other Top Ten results from State SkillsUSA Competitions 2022:

  • Daniel Nottingham (Automotive Technology/Franklin Monroe) – placed 4th in Ohio Automotive Technology Contest
  • Brooklynn Rieger-Marker (Cosmetology/Twin Valley South) – placed 7th in Ohio Esthetics Contest
  • Jacqulin Mills (Criminal Justice/Eaton) – placed 2nd in Ohio Criminal Justice Contest
  • Anthony Jones (Graphic Commercial Art/Miamisburg) – placed 2nd in Ohio Advertising Design Contest
  • Miles Arthur (Graphic Commercial Art/Miamisburg) – placed 4th in Ohio Advertising Design Contest
  • Carter Boone (Heavy Equipment/Northmont) – placed 2nd in Ohio Heavy Equipment Operations Contest
  • Bayden Boston (Heavy Equipment/Brookville) – placed 9th in Ohio Heavy Equipment Operations Contest
  • Lauren Crouse (Dental Assisting/Twin Valley South) – placed 6th in Ohio Dental Assisting Contest
  • Jamie Doty (Graphic Commercial Art/Huber Heights) – placed 6th in Ohio Pin Design Contest
  • Kaitlyn Halcomb (Graphic Commercial Art/Preble Shawnee) – placed 4th  in Ohio T-Shirt Design Contest
  • Ecaden Henderson (HVAC/Tri-County North) – placed 7th in Ohio HVAC & Refrigeration Contest
  • Garrett Hoover (Firefighter/Brookville) – placed 8th in Ohio Firefighting Contest
  • Alexander Mullens (Architectural Design/Bethel) – placed 7th in Ohio Architectural Drafting Contest
  • Paul Pahl (Precision Machining/Tri-County North) – placed 3rd in Ohio Precision Machining Contest
  • Owen Rhoades (Electrical Trades/Brookville) – placed 2nd in Ohio Telecommunications Cabling Contest
  • Navjot Singh (Graphic Commercial Art/Huber Heights) – placed 6th in Ohio Extemporaneous Speaking Contest
  • Aubrey Smith (Graphic Commercial Art/Eaton) – placed 5th in Ohio Pin Design Contest
  • Jaelynn Stanaford (Cosmetology/National Trail) – placed 10th in Ohio Job Skill Demonstration Open Contest
  • Lucas Vieth (HVAC/Vandalia-Butler) – placed 2nd in Ohio Sheet Metal Contest
  • Victoria Wright (Photography/Preble Shawnee) – placed 5th in Ohio Photography Contest


SkillsUSA Ohio's mission is to empower its members to become world-class workers, leaders and responsible American citizens. ‚Äč SkillsUSA improves the quality of America's skilled workforce through a structured program of citizenship, leadership, employability, technical and professional skills training. SkillsUSA was previously known as VICA (Vocational Industrial Clubs of America). Ohio's organization started in 1952 as VIC, then organization became a National organization (VICA) in 1965, in 1999 the National Association became SkillsUSA-VICA and then finally just SkillsUSA in 2004.  For more information:


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