Pictured from left to right: (1) Auto Body Repair Department Chair/Skills USA Advisor Scott Malnar (2) First Place Gold Metal State Champion in Collision Repair- Michael Bustamante (3) Third Place Bronze Metal State Champion in Collision Repair-Chris Martin (4) Placed in Top Ten for Collision Repair- Amy Fell (5) Second Place Silver Metal State Champion in Automotive Refinishing-Ashley Thomas (6) Placed in Top Ten for Automotive Refinishing-Trey Trotter (7) First Place Gold Metal State Champion in Automotive Refinishing-Daniel Ritenour (8) Auto Body Repair Department Lab Associate/Skills USA Advisor Robert Feldkamp

Pictured from left to right: (1) Auto Body Repair Department Chair/Skills USA Advisor Scott Malnar; (2) First Place Gold Metal State Champion in Collision Repair- Michael Bustamante; (3) Third Place Bronze Metal State Champion in Collision Repair-Chris Martin; (4) Placed in Top Ten for Collision Repair- Amy Fell; (5) Second Place Silver Metal State Champion in Automotive Refinishing-Ashley Thomas; (6) Placed in Top Ten for Automotive Refinishing-Trey Trotter; (7) First Place Gold Metal State Champion in Automotive Refinishing-Daniel Ritenour; (8) Auto Body Repair Department Lab Associate/Skills USA Advisor Robert Feldkamp

Auto Body Repair Department Chair Scott Malnar and Lab Associate Robert Feldcamp were so proud when their students came home from the Michigan State Leadership and Skills Conference (Skills USA) competition last weekend as gold, silver and bronze “metal” winners. Several student also placed in the Top 10 in their expertise categories.

SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce.