Great Beginnings

Great Beginnings HeadingEvery student and every graduate of Great Oaks has a unique story. Here are some of those stories. What's yours?

Great Beginnings: 2019 Surg Tech Alum Gabby Zahneis Was Ready for College Thanks to Great Oaks!

Gabby Zahneis (2019, Surgical Technology) came from Oak Hills to start working toward a career in health care.

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Great Beginnings: 2018 Alum Shyanne Hedstrom Talks About Being a Non-Traditional Student in Welding

"You can't learn if you don't try..."  2018 grad Shyanne Hedstrom earned the respect of her peers in the Welding program, and now works as an aide teaching others.

Great Beginnings: 2011 Firefighting Matt Poppe: Fire Lieutenant thanks to his start at Great Oaks!

Lt. Matt Poppe of the Blue Ash Fire Department graduated from Great Oaks in 2011.

Great Beginnings: 2018 Culinary Arts Alum Kennedy Heads to OSU

2018 Culinary Arts graduate Kennedy Harper combines her culinary skills and interest in business at The Ohio State University.

Great Beginnings: 2002 Equine Alum Dr. Caryn Filson--A Professor at OSU

Dr. Caryn Filson (2002) graduated from the Equine Science and Management program; now she's an agriculture professor at OSU

Great Beginnings: Connor Weiss 2016 Industrial Diesel Alum

Just four years out of high school, Connor Weiss (2016, Industrial Diesel) is Operations Manager for a local manufacturer.

Great Beginnings: 1992 HVAC Alum Doug Hyrne

1992 grad Doug Hyrne (HVAC) started the company Time Savers Heating and Cooling.

Great Beginnings: 2010 Vet Assisting Alum Chelsea Caskey Talks About Learning in a Whole New Way!

After earning a BS in Veterinary Technology, Chelsea Caskey (2010) began a career doing what she loves.

Great Beginnings: 2010 Digital Arts & Design Alex Heflin

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