Rotary Club of Antioch-IL

The Rotary Club of Antioch is collaborating with Antioch and Lakes High Schools (D117) to host a Virtual Vocational Pathways Discussion Panel via Zoom on March 17th at 6:30 pm. It will feature information for those interested in the fields of Manufacturing. Representatives from local organizations and businesses will be discussing opportunities in this field. Representatives from High School District #117, Lake County Tech Campus, and College of Lake County will discuss paths to enter these careers. We intend to provide information about careers and opportunities in these fields and paths to participate. For a full agenda and how to participate click "Read More"
                                                             
 
Career Panel Discussion Series
Session #3- Careers in Manufacturing
March 17 at 6:30 PM   Zoom meeting

    The meeting for Wednesday, March 17 is the third in a series of Career Panel Discussions. It will feature information for those interested in the fields of Manufacturing. Representatives from local organizations and businesses will discussing opportunities in this field. Representatives from High School District #117, Lake County Tech Campus, and College of Lake County will discuss paths to enter these careers. Information about careers and opportunities in area of manufacturing and paths to participate will be provided. There is opportunity for questions and answers. We urge all students and theirs parents to join us for an interesting and informative session. These sessions are recorded and are available from the Guidance Department now and for future reference. This is a virtual Zoom meeting. The log in information is meeting ID 910 1031 4694 passcode D117.
Contact Rotarian Matt Tabar 847-445-3897 or m.tabar@sbcglobal.net for additional information.
 
Agenda 
 
Welcome- Matt Tabar Antioch Rotary Club
 
Video- Manufacturing Consortium 
 
Panel Presentation
           -Josh Fischer- Fischer Paper Products, Owner
           -Jim Meyer- Handy Pro-Air, Owner
           -Mike Sheridan- Allied Plastics, Inc. Business Development Manager
           -Tony Velotta- Scot Forge, Organizational Development Leader
           -Kim Wimer- Laser Precision, HR Manager
 
Educational Resources

High School District #117
     Scott Leverentz- Antioch HS Asst. Principal for Student Services    
    Rebecca Holtz - Lakes HS Asst. Principal for Student Services

 
-Lake County Tech Campus
    -Paul Niskala, Welding Instructor    
    -Dierdre Peck, Robotics and Automation Instructor
    - Danielle Friedlieb- Associate Principal Lake County Tech Campus
    - Nick Parrott- Marketing and Special Projects Coordinator
    
College of Lake County 
    -Dan Ortego- Apprenticeship Manager
    -Jeffery Hines- CNC Department Chair

 
Additional Comments and Questions from Participants
 
Wrap Up and Conclusion