Pictured (left to right): Bottom Row – Courtney Newell, Teena Lundy, Erica McGuire, Savannah Denham
Middle Row – Ebonee Butts, Haley McDonald Top Row – Jeffrey Demps, Jose Huerta, Jr., Instructor Stephanie Pierce, Amber Burgess, Haley Davis
Southern Regional Technical College’s (SRTC) Surgical Technology program held its pinning ceremony on August 3rd, marking the program completion of ten students: Courtney Newell of Moultrie, Teena Lundy of Thomasville, Erica McGuire of Thomasville, Savannah Denham of Thomasville, Ebonee Butts of Quitman, Haley McDonald of Valdosta, Jeffrey Demps of Cairo, Jose Huerta, Jr. of Moultrie, Amber Burgess of Cairo, and Haley Davis of Camilla.
Stephanie Pierce, SRTC Surgical Technology Program Director, commented, “I would like to express my utmost praise to these students for completing the program, as well as my heartfelt compliments on their success. I would also like to thank their families and other loved-ones for the tremendous support they have extended up until this memorable moment. I sincerely hope my students will remember in the future that they were once students, and proudly teach and instruct others about this great profession. It has been a great pleasure being your instructor for the past year, and I wish you good luck on your future endeavors.”
Guest speaker April Thomas, RN, BSN, CST of Grady General Hospital shared words of encouragement and offered her well-wishes for the new graduates as they begin their careers in healthcare.
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.