IEC Atlanta Celebrates Its Largest Graduating Class In 2021
On July 8th at the Evergreen Marriott in Stone Mountain, IEC Atlanta/GA Chapters hosted over 200 guests in its celebration of 91 graduating apprentices. In attendance were family, friends, contractors and IEC staff to dining and displaying how so very proud of them we are!
This is IEC’s 51st annual graduation and its largest graduating class yet. Despite any challenges, electrical journey persons were made and IEC had a huge hand in it!
The event smoothly transitioned from the welcome of the IEC Atlanta Board of Directors President, Steve Askea, President of ASK-Kay Electrical Contractors, the Master of Ceremony delivery of Executive Director Niel Dawson and Associate Executive Director of Workforce, Todd Hawkins, to inspiring guest speaker Janet Martin, President of IEC National; award presenters, sponsors and graduates entering in their caps and gowns to make their momentous tassel turn. The music performed by Gwen Hughes set a winning atmosphere. As always it was a spectacular event! See pictures from this event below.
Congratulations to some of IEC’s outstanding students listed below;
- Perfect Attendance Award, 90 days of class- Virgilio Mendoza-Vicente, Techno Electric, Inc. (PEP)
- Community Spirt Award 2021– John Wayne Dickerson II, Jason Bonta Electric, LLC.
- Academic Achievement Award-4 – Year Program
- Timothy Jon Martin, Unger Electric,LLC
- Charles Maulding II, Electrical Services Unlimited, Inc.
- Academic Achievement Award Professional Electricians Program
- Amevi Amedaho, Henderson Electric Company, LLC.
- Jamail Biscaino, Infinity Building Solutions, LLC
- John Wayne Dickerson II, Jason Bonta Electric, LLC
- Academic Excellence Award for the Highest Overall 4 year program average
- Timothy Jon Martin, Unger Electric, LLC
- PEP Academic Excellence Award- Jamail Biscaino, Infinity Building Solutions, LLC
- Mike Gunter Achievement Award-Travis Worn, Pat Murphy Electric, Inc.
- 2021 Apprentice of the Year– Timothy Jon Martin, Unger Electric, LLC.
IEC is appreciative of its sponsors for helping to put on a stellar event! Thank you to Platinum Partner and Apprentice of the Year Sponsor, Federated Insurance. Event sponsor Harbin Insurance and Milwaukee thank you for your support. IEC is thankful to all the sponsors that always rise to the occasion. Click here to view total sponsor list.
Another school year is in the books and now we turn to the start of another opportunity for apprentices to join the ranks of the electrical industry. Thank you for trusting IEC with your electrical future, it’s going to be great! We hope to see you next year!