Emma Swarner presented Business and Industry Partner Award for Community Outreach Efforts

May 02, 2019

Community Outreach Committee Chair,  Emma Swarner, GSP, SafetyPro Resources, was recently presented the Business and Industry Partner Award from Central High School for her community outreach efforts. Emma led a group of volunteers who met with over 200 Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors who are part of Central’s Jump Start program. Jump Start allows students to earn NCCER Certification in Carpentry, Electrical or Welding with their High School Diploma. Stations were set up for Fire & Emergency Response, Power Tools, PPE, LOTO and Fall Protection. Students received safety advice and tips from AJ Downing (Westlake Chemical Corporation), Glen Taylor II (Shell Motiva Convent), Devin Holck (SafetyPro Resources), Thaddeus McLaurin (Westlake Chemical Corporation), Scott Reily (EPIC Piping), and Scott Merrill (Turner Industries).