Erin Detchon, a graduate of the Auto Collision Technology program, has been recruited by PPG, “… to cultivate the industry and to always try to bring fresh talent into the fold, fostering hands-on skills, management responsibilities and opening the vibrant and rewarding doors of a career in automotive paint to as many young men and women as possible.”  Erin credited the Auto Collision Technology program and instructor, Mr. Adam Rick, by stating she “learn[ed] the trade, competed in SkillsUSA for automotive refinish, worked as a combo technician in a collision repair center, then pursued a career with PPG.”

She added, “The best part was having an instructor that was as enthusiastic about the industry and cared about the success of his students. His attitude and support inspired me to learn more and build a career doing what I love.”

We are extremely proud of Erin’s accomplishments and wish her a successful future!

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Article and photo courtesy of Fender Bender