February 2022 Professionals of the Month
Chandler Bibber is senior at Hall-Dale High School enrolled for the second year in the Auto Tech program. He has liked learning about topics pertaining to cars in today’s market. Currently, the topic is ignition coils and how to diagnose why a cylinder is not firing correctly. Recently, Chandler took on a project of changing the upper and lower intake manifold gaskets and valve cover on a 2009 Chevy Equinox. His goal was to complete it before he left on February break, and he did. Chandler works at Meineke and LinRic Auto Sales in Augusta. In his free time, he likes to ride his ATV and minibike. His instructor, Mr. Keith Hart said, “Chandler knows what he wants and needs in his education and career path. But, he is also always willing to help others along the way.” After graduation, Chandler plans to continue to work at Meineke and LinRic Auto Sales. He looks forward to developing his skills and gaining more knowledge to be better at auto repair. He also wants to increase his knowledge in working on full electric vehicles.
Hannah Torrey is a senior at Erskine Academy and is enrolled in the Medical/Veterinarian Terminology program. She feels the Medical/Veterinarian program has been a challenge and tested her abilities, as well as given her insight into the medical and veterinarian fields. She has spent countless hours studying the language of the medical and veterinary fields and has seen in pay off in her high grades in the program. When she is not in school, Hannah has played field hockey and is currently involved with Erskine Academy’s Drama Club. Her instructor, Mrs. Karen Parker said, “Hannah is a conscientious, hard-working student that is motivated to learn and succeed in everything she does. She is kind, considerate, dependable and displays good citizenship by helping other students in the classroom. She has excelled in Medical/Veterinary Terminology and is at the top of her class!” After graduation, Hannah plans to continue her education and has a goal of becoming a veterinarian.