SKOWHEGAN — The Somerset Career and Technical Center program leaders assemblies were held recently. Director David Keaton introduced the program instructors who then presented the awards. Students earn the leadership awards based on characteristics and traits that are critical to success including resourcefulness and diligence.

Day 1 Awards for Resourcefulness. Automotive technology, Tsani Black, Carrabec High School, and carpentry, Bryan LaPointe, Skowhegan Area High School. Cooperative education: Chelsea White, CHS; Alora Lightbody, Madison Memorial High School; Derek Withee, SAHS; Jeffrey Bolduc, SAHS; Robert Burt, Maine Central Institute; Kendra Ludden, MCI and Alyssa Landry, Upper Kennebec Valley High School. Culinary arts, Bronwyn Wolf, SAHS; digital graphic arts, Christa Corson, SAHS; early childhood, Rebecca Cox, SAHS; electrical construction, Corey Rowell, SAHS; health care careers, Paige Gregoire, SAHS; information systems technology, Alex Weeman, MCI; outdoor resources, Samantha Heath, SAHS and welding, Seth Liberty, SAHS.

Day 1 Awards for Dilgence. Automotive technology, Cody Palmer, SAHS, and carpentry, Sean Taylor, SAHS. Cooperative education: Justin Adams, CHS; Ashley Corson, MMHS; Kaitlyn Grover, SAHS; Levi Hayden, SAHS; Kenny Lyons, MCI; Haylee-Ann Snow, MCI and Richelle Miller, UKV. Culinary arts, Harley Maples, MCI; digital graphic arts, Josey Towle, SAHS; early childhood, Katelynn Lizotte, SAHS; electrical construction, Derek McCarty, SAHS; health care careers, Alice Miller, CHS; information systems technology, Brian Dougeneck, MMHS; outdoor resources, Trevor Thebarge, MCI and welding, Cody King, MMHS.

Day 2 Awards for Resourcefulness. Automotive, Riley Hicks, MCI; carpentry, Katie Berryman, MCI; culinary arts, Amber Rowell, SAHS; digital graphic arts, Eliza Li, SAHS; early childhood, Olivia Brown-Martin, SAHS; electrical construction, Ryan Messer, UVK; information systems technology, Ben Grooms, MMHS, and outdoor resources, Dustin Warren, SAHS.

Day 2 Awards for Diligence. Automotive, Cody Vaughan, MCI; carpentry, Levi Tucker, MMHS; culinary arts, Amber Worcester, SAHS; digital graphic arts, Krista Crowe, SAHS; early childhood, Melissa McCaslin, MCI; electrical construction, Mikayla Cowette, SAHS; iInformation systems technology, Devin Ross, SAHS. Outdoor resources, Israel Davis, CHS.