National Technical Honor Society Inducts New Members in Thomasville

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From left to right: Bottom: Attya Jones, Sarah Fender, Kenly Milam
Middle: Sarah Green, Cassie Stalvey, Shannon Bell, Sheila Herendeen
Top: Nikki Sutton, Eric Mitchell, James Butts


The Thomasville chapter of the National Technical Honor Society (NTHS) at Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) recently inducted 10 new members into the organization. The 2016 Spring NTHS inductees are Attya Jones of Camilla, Sarah Fender of Valdosta, Kenly Milam of Pavo, Sarah Green of Cairo, Cassie Stalvey of Hahira, Shannon Bell of Moultrie, Sheila Herendeen of Whigham, Nikki Sutton of Hahira, Eric Mitchell of Thomasville, and James Butts of Thomasville.

As a national organization, NTHS has as its purpose: to promote the ideals of honesty, service, leadership, career development, and skilled workmanship; to reward meritorious achievement in technical education; to encourage and assist technical students in their pursuit of educational and career goals; to develop a greater awareness within the American business, industry, and service communities about the talents and abilities of students engaged in technical education; and to provide technical students with a greater awareness of the world of work.

“Induction into the NTHS is an incredible honor for our students. These 10 new members embody everything a successful student should strive to be. Membership is into the NTHS is based on several academic criteria in addition to several traits exhibited by students outside of the classroom. This group of students can truly be considered leaders among their peers. The students involved in this organization will have the opportunity to seek scholarship opportunities for post-secondary education, build career portfolios with professional letters of recommendation, serve in leadership roles in communities and industries, and discover opportunities in global networks,” commented LeVetta Davis, NTHS Advisor and Social and Behavioral Sciences Instructor.

SRTC offers over 148 degree, diploma, and certificate programs that are designed to get you quickly into your desired career, and 27 general education courses that transfer to the University System of Georgia institutions and 19 private colleges and universities in Georgia. SRTC has instructional sites located in Ashburn, Cairo, Camilla, Moultrie, Thomasville, Tifton, and Sylvester for the convenience of our students. The College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). SACSCOC is the regional body for the accreditation of degree-granting higher education institutions in the Southern states. For the most up-to-date information on registration, class dates, and program offerings, log on to www.southernregional.edu or call (888) 205-3449.