2011 National Winners

SkillsUSA Texas congratulates the following for their outstanding performance at the

2011 National Leadership & Skills Championships.
* Received Skill Point Certificate


   Gold Medalists
Automotive Refinishing Technology
Kolten Dunkerson*
Laporte High School
La Porte, TX
Advisor: Valentine Trevino
District: 8
Firefighting
David Macias*
Austin High School
El Paso, TX
Advisor: Joseph Savage
District: 1
Nail Care
Monica Campos* & Sandra Ortega*
Center For Career & Tech Education
El Paso, TX
Advisor: Melissa Guillen
District 1
Occupational Health and Safety – Single
Angela Jasso*, Veronica Juarez*, Julianna Rivera*
Dubiski Career High School
Grand Prairie, TX
Advisor: Linda Dalton
District 6
Opening and Closing Ceremonies
Candice Bailey*, Caitlin Barfield*, Elizabeth
Bell*, Alice Dacic*, CJ DeHart*, Rebecca Wilson*, Cynthia Yi*
Westwood High School
Austin, TX
Advisor: Vicky Tarver
District 10
Related Technical Math
Ed Kim*
Westwood High School
Austin, TX
Advisor: Vicky Tarver
District 10
TechPrep-Business Management &
Adminstration
Betsabe Barrientos*, Diana Elizabeth Guerrero*,
Cynthia Heredia*
San Elizario High School
San Elizario, TX
Advisor: Jose Olivas
District 1
   Silver Medalists
American Spirit
Kaylie Harrington*, Katie Lejeune*, Carley Riggins*
Birdville Center of Technology & Advanced Learning
North Richland Hills, TX
Advisor: Charlotte Covington
District 4
Broadcast News Production
Nathaly Arambula*, Madison Campbell*, Lisa
Le*, Joey McRenynolds*
Southwest High School
Fort Worth, TX
Advisor: Darcy Dupree
District 4
Engineering Technology/Design
Caston Casey*, Logan Hanson*, Sean Varela*
Seguin High School
Seguin, TX
Advisor: James Taylor
District 10
Power Equipment Technology
Jacob Thomas*
North Lamar High School
Paris, TX
Advisor: Billy Copeland
District 5
Robotics and Automation Technology
Josh Eversmann* & Joshua Slocum*
Westwood High School
Austin, TX
Advisor: Vicky Tarver
District 10
   Bronze Medalists
Community Service
David Flores*, Amanda Martinez*, Lalo-Jake Ojeda*
Sidney Lanier High School
San Antonio, TX
Advisor: Tamara Ford
District 11
Computer Programming
Tyler Tesch*
A & M Consolidated High School
College Station, TX
Advisor: Bart Tayler
District 7
Electronics Technology
Trevor Van Doren
Ben Barber Career Center
Mansfield, TX
Advisor: Casey Lee
District 4
Mobile Robotic Technology
Rohan Menhdiratte & Richard Xu
Westwood High School
Austin, TX
Advisor: Vicky Tarver
District 10
Prepared Speech
Cyndi Tusko*
Clemens High School
Schertz, TX
Advisor: Lisa Reid
District 11
Residential Wiring
Hunter Bakel*
MacArthur High School
San Antonio, TX
Advisor: Raul Vasquez
District 11
TechPrep-Arts,Audiovisual Tech & Comm.
Roel Hernandez*, Mirsa Perez*, Sylvia Perez*
San Benito High School
San Benito, TX
Advisor: Joel Rodriquez
District 13
Television (Video) Production
Jeremy Goldsberry* & Alex Mata*
Friendswood High School
Friendswood, TX
Advisor: Al Taglialavore
District 9
T-Shirt Design
Ruben Ramirez*
Jack E. Singley Academy
Irving, TX
Advisor: Shannon Zenner
District 6
   4th Place
Chapter Business Procedure
Amanda Boyd*, Nicholas Foster*, Lincoln
Mondy*, Rebecca Ojini*, Ashley Walker*, Katherine Willis*
Lakeview Centennial High School
Garland, TX
Advisor: David Lanman
District 6
Criminal Justice
Michael Alcantar*
Austin High School
El Paso, TX
Advisor: Pedro Pastrana
District 1
Culinary Arts
Brandy Harris*
Wylie High School
Wylie, TX
Advisor: Chef Steve De Shazo
District 6
Entrepreneurship
Alexander Acosta*, Ariana Mata*, Domingo
Ramos*, Alejandro Rosas*
Edinburg Career Center
Edinburg, TX
Advisor: Jaime Guerra
District 13
Industrial Motor Control
Greg Charlesworth*
MacArthur High School
San Antonio, TX
Advisor: Raul Vesquez
District 11
Job Skill Demonstration A
John Burch*
Lufkin High School
Lufkin, TX
Advisor: Jeff Pillows
District 7
Promotional Bulletin Board
Anna Salazar*
Duncanville High School
Duncanville, TX
Advisor: Jeremy Jameson
District 6
Sustainability Solutions
Jasmine Martinez & Austin Scarboroug
Duncanville High School
Duncanville
Advisor: Barton Burnett & Eric Manuel
District 6
   5th Place
Cosmetology
Abigail Amparan*
O W Holmes High School
San Antonio, TX
Advisor: Henrietta Gonzales
District 11
Outstanding Chapter
Nancy Barcenas*, Leticia Martinez*, Carissa
Villarreal*
Weslaco High School
Weslaco, TX
Advisor: Joseph Calvillo
District 13
Screen Printing Technology
David Solis*
Dubiski Career High School
Grand Prairie, TX
Advisor: Olivia Merveill
District 6
   6th Place
Aviation Maintenance Technology
Cesar Ruvalcaba
Alamo Area Academies-Aerospace
San Antonio, TX
Advisor: Jose Rivera
District 11
Esthetics
Samantha Alaniz* & Cristabel Higgins*
Central High School
San Angelo, TX
Advisor: Bennie Lubke
District 2
   7th Place
Audio/Radio Production
Taylor Gade* & Travis Knight*
A & M Consolidated High School
College Station, TX
Advisor: Scott Faulk
District 7
Job Interview
LaDavious McNair*
Americas High School
El Paso, TX
Advisor: Yedid Ibarra
District 1
Job Skill Demonstration Open
Claudia Collazo*
South Garland High School
Garland, TX
Advisor: LaQuita Brantley
District 6
Principles of Technology
Oscar Hernandez*
Montwood High School
El Paso, TX
Advisor: Aurea Herrera
District 1
   8th Place
Building Maintenance
Jordan Dehoyos*
Central High School
San Angelo, TX
Advisor: Raymond Bannert
District 2
Collision Repair Technology
Rafael Silva*
Stuart Career Center
Baytown, TX
Advisor: Gregory Thomas
District 8
Crime Scene Investigation
Courtney Shaw*, Haley Shipley*, Aaron Winton*
Lakeview Centennial High School
Garland, TX
Advisor: David Lanman
District 6
Food and Beverage Service
Amalia Gonzalez*
John Paul Stevens High School
San Antonio, TX
Advisor: Benita Campos
District 11
   9th Place
CNC Milling
Alvin Do
Klein Forest High School
Houston, TX
Advisor: Gary Burgess
District 8
TeamWorks
Kyler Ford*, Carlos Perez*, Eduardo Rosales*,
Dalton Thomas*
Ben Barber Career Center
Mansfield, TX
Advisor: Gene Schramme
District 4
   Voting Delegates
State Officers
Alice Dacic, Elizabeth Bell, Brandon Comisarenco,
Ruby Castillo, Alyssa Erwin, Erik Noguez, Sergio Cavazos
District 2
Annie Klassen, Bronia Olivas
Seminole High School
District 4
Elise Austin, Youssif Mahjoub
Ben Barber Career Center
District 6
Anna Nguyen, Julianna Rivera, Veronica Juarez
Dubiski Career High School
Aileen Herrera
Townview Law Magnet
District 7
Marina Miller, Allie Schultz
A & M Consolidated High School
Zachary Shaker
Groveton High School
District 10
Rebecca Wilson, Cynthia Yi, Caitlin Barfield,
Alice Dacic, Elizabeth Bell
Westwood High School
District 13
Oscar Reyna
Calvillo Cate Complex
Brandon Comisarenco, Ruby Castillo, Alyssa
Erwin, Anai Franco, Rebeccah Gracia
Homer Hanna High School
Erik Noguez
Pharr San Juan Alamo High School
Kevin Schach
Sharyland High School
Sergio Cavazos
Veterans Memorial High School
Eric Bautista, Larissa Castillo, Angela
Jasso, Lydia Ybarra
Weslaco High School
   NLSC Participants
3-D Visualization and Animation
Jennifer Higley & Peter Eaton
Duncanville High School – Duncanville, TX
Action Skills
Alicia Pena
Robstown High School – Robstown, TX
Advertising Design
Yarelhdi Jaimes
Jack E Singley Academy – Irving, TX
Architectural Drafting
Caitlin Lambing
Center For Career & Tech Education – El Paso, TX
Automated Manufacturing Technology
Jose Quiroz, Jose Ramos, Oscar Villegas
Klein Forest High School – Houston, TX
Automotive Service Technology
Dillion Legates
Paris High School – Paris, TX
Cabinetmaking
Francisco Gonzalez*
Hillsboro High School – Hillsboro, TX
Carpentry
Zachary Stoner
Groveton High School – Groveton, TX
Chapter Display
Jesse Garcia, Mario Romero, Stephen Limones
Robstown High School – Robstown, TX
CNC Turning
Michael Vu
Klein Forest High School – Houston, TX
Commercial Baking
Alfa Rubio*
Southwest High School – San Antonio, TX
Computer Maintenance Technology
Wakil Abdal-Jamiil
Aldine Senior High School – Houston, TX
Customer Service
Valerie Cruz
Weslaco High School – Weslaco, TX
Diesel Equipment Technology
Justin Christian
Paris High School – Paris, TX
Employment Application Process
Stephen Fernandez
Central High School – San Angelo, TX
Extemporaneous Speaking
Tara Pennartz
Floresville High School – Floresville, TX
First Aid-CPR
Stephanie Martinez
Austin High School – El Paso, TX
Graphic Communications
Jonathan Tejeida
Trimble Tech High School – Fort Worth, TX
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and
Refrigeration
David Wigley
Port Neches-Groves High School – Port Neches, TX
Masonry
Alejandro Torres
Harlingen High School – Harlingen, TX
Mobile Electronics Installation
Justin Jefferson
Klein Oak High School – Spring, TX
Motorcycle Service Technology
Jonathan Gallegos
Denver City High School – Denver City, TX
Photography
Joy Cope
A & M Consolidated High School – College Station, TX
Pin Design
Kristina Rodriguez
San Benito High School – San Benito, TX
Plumbing
Jose Martinez
Sam Houston High School – Houston, TX
Precision Machining Technology
Neil Nino
Homer Hanna High School – Brownsville, TX
Quiz Bowl
Jessica Henson, Kaylee Vance, Michael Ringo,
Myranda Miller, Taylor Key
Quiz Bowl
Residential Systems Installation and Maintenance
Austin Cantu
Calvillo Cate Complex
Technical Computer Applications
Nicholas Miller
Dubiski Career High School – Grand Prairie , TX
Technical Drafting
Peter Johnson
Cedar Park High School – Cedar Park, TX
TechPrep-Government & Public Administration
Anabel Maldonado*, Angelita Rodriguez*,
Esmeralda Huerta*
San Benito High School – San Benito, TX
Telecommunications Cabling
Jennifer Durham
Victoria Career Development School – Victoria, TX
Video Product Development
Alexander Stockton & Alexia Alvarado
McAllen High School – McAllen, TX
Welding
James Scotten
A C Jones High School – Beeville, TX
Welding Fabrication
Juan Escabedo*, Kaden Gallagher*, Sabrina
Mariscal*
Hereford High School – Hereford, TX
Welding Sculpture
Aileen Ortega
Americas High School – El Paso, TX