G-A juniors learn about careers

Staff Writer
Echo Pilot
Sasha Arnett of Pretty Face by Sasha talks with Mallory Deatrich during the career fair at Greencastle-Antrim High School.

Juniors at Greencastle-Antrim High School explored options for the future at the annual career fair on Thursday, April 20.

During the annual event organized by the counseling department, 11th-graders get to talk one-on-one with representatives of a variety of professions. The students chose two 20-minute sessions, and had to bring their resumes and dress appropriately.

Career fields were represented by:

Accountant: Ken Witmer and Bill Sanders of Rotz and Stonesifer, CPA

Air Force: Todd Kirkwood

Architect: Jennifer Greenlee, Newcomer Associates

Army: Maj. William Lloyd, Shippensburg University

Athletic Diretor: Ashley Grimm, assistant director of athletics, Shippensburg University

Auto Tech: Aaron Smith, Lube Center of Greencastle

Aviation Maintenance: Stephanie Ostrowski, Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics

Biological Scientist: Dr. Bernie Murphey and Laurie Montgomery of Hagerstown Community College

Chef: Kyle Florentine of Food Pro

Chemical Engineer: Mike Cranston of Allmine Paving

Civil Engineer: Trevor Frederick of Frederick, Seibert and Associates

College Faculty Member: Victoria Kerr, Shippensburg University

Cosmetologist: Serena Harne, Chambersburg Beauty School

Counselor 1: Dr. Andy Carey, Shippensburg University

Counselor 2: Dr. Ford Brooks, Shippensburg University

Dental Hygienist: Leigh Ann Zeger, Dr. Zeger’s Dentist Office

Detective: Carroll Braun, Hagerstown City Police

Diesel Service Technician: Philip Price, Antrim Diesel

Electrical Engineer: Lauren Cunningham and Berri Reminick, Manitowoc

Electrician: Bob Wolf, GW Electric

Elementary Teacher: Ronda Hoover, G-A Primary School, and Brittny Paci, G-A Elementary School

Event Planner: Juli Best, Whitetail Ski Resort

Farmer/Farm Manager: Lynn and Nathan Hykes, Hykes Farm

Financial Planner/Investment: Tim Parry, M&T Bank

Forester: Dr. Peter Linehan, Penn State Mont Alto

General Manager: Troy Hubers and Sarah Cain, Pete and Gerry’s Organic Eggs

Graphic Design/Web Design: Adam Ritchey, Graphics Universal

Interior Designer: Maryann Fisher, Decorating Den Interiors

IT Project Manager/ Software Developer: Nelson Witmer and Eldon Martin, Elect Technology

Journalist: Bob Parasiliti, Herald Mail

Lawyer: Zachary J. Kieffer, Law Practice of Divelbiss & Wilkinson

Machinist: Bryan Alleman, Franklin County Career Tech

Marines: Rob Russell

Mechanical Engineer: Aaron Woodruff and Michael Miller, Manitowoc

Medical Assistant/Certified Nurses Assistant, Marsha Egolf, Summit Health

National Security: Melissa Gue, Sierra Nevada

Pharmacist: Tom Gossert, Savage Family Pharmacy

Photography 1: Vince Ha, Vince Ha Photography

Photography 2: Sasha Coleman Arnett, Pretty Faces by Sasha

Physical Therapist 1: Brad Dukehart and Lauren Murray, Summit Health

Physical Therapist 2: Carolyn Doncheski, G-APS, and Meredith Ankerbrand

Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner: Dave Wolfe, PA, Summit Health, and Dana Hull, NP

Police Officer 1: Bob Petrunak, Greencastle Police

Public Administrator: Eden Ratliff, Greencastle Borough

Real Estate Agent: Jake Statler, Coldwell Banker

Registered Nurse 1: Mindy Rush, Summit Health

Registered Nurse 2: Carranda Barkdoll, Penn State Mont Alto

Social Media Marketing Specialist: Kelsi Palmer, High Rock

Social Work: Jessica Coons, Family Care Services

Veterinarian/Vet Tech: Dr. Daniel Oliver, Greencastle Veterinary Hospital

Welder: Jake Sensinger, Manitowoc

Woodwooker: David Leidy, Leidy’s Custom Woodworking Inc.