TK Linked Learning Partner Recognition & Celebration

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The Tulare-Kings Linked Learning Partner Recognition & Celebration is an annual event in May where school districts and industry partners reflect on the successes, challenges, and next steps for pathways for the coming year.  Industry partners and champions are recognized for their commitment to building quality pathways and work-based learning experiences, furthering Tulare-Kings as a Linked Learning Hub of Excellence.

This year we are proud to recognize the following for their dedication to preparing young people of the Tulare-Kings region for college and career.

Bruce Kane – Kings Art Center

Chad Thompson – Dinuba Fire Department

Dawn Marple – Provost & Pritchard

Gurminder Sangha – College of the Sequoias

Jeffrey Hudson-Covolo – Sierra View Medical Center

Jim Lowe – Executive’s Edge

Larry Simonetti – Lane Engineers

Lyn Finkel – ORS Nasco

Dr. Manoochehr Zoghi – Fresno State University

Matt Spence – Indoor Environmental Services (IES)

Nathan Madsen – Groppetti Automotive Group

Rick Joyner – Quad Knopf

Sean Doyle – Dinuba Fire Department

Vickie Foster – Sierra View Medical Center


Click here for the Celebration Slideshow!







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2015 Recognition Awardees:

 Roderick Dorensen DC | Dinuba Chiropractor
Matt Dutra | Leprino Foods
 Fred Gonzalez | Galaxy Theatre's Tulare
Fred Holt | Circle T Farms
Kerry Hydash | Family Healthcare Network
Nancy Lockwood | Lockwood Agency and Visalia Economic Development Corporation
Dr. Myron Lord | Advisory Board Chairman for Academy of Health Sciences in Porterville
Gary Marshburn | Retired Sunmaid Administrator and Farmer
Jason Mendes | JG Boswell Inc.
David Merriam | Leprino Foods
Dru Quesnoy | Kaweah Delta Health Care District
Dante Rosh | Family Healthcare Network
Ramon Sanchez | Darden Architects
Jennifer Solis | FAST Credit Union 

2014 Recognition Awardees:

John Corkins | Research for Hire
Dawn Gatz | Children’s Hospital Central California
Don Groppetti | Groppetti Automotive
Ken Lavinder | Carpenters Union 1109
Dr. Myron Lord | Physician/Surgeon
Tina Macedo | Macedo Engineering and Consultants
Glenn Morris | Visalia Chamber of Commerce
Jon Morse | SGI Construction
Danny Salinas | Uniform Connection
Matt Seals  | Seals and Biehle Contractors
Steve Shahan | Steve Shahan Screen Printing & Embroidery
Jennifer Solis | FAST Credit Union
Dr. Kuldip Thusu | Universal Biopharmareserach Institute
Mary Villareal | Warren and Baerg Manufacturing
Rich Wilkinson | City of Lindsay
Thatcher Wong | Alta Family Health Clinic