Automotive Technology Tour for Veterans

Date and Time: 
Fri, 01/06/2012 - 11:00am - 1:30pm
Location: 
Automotive Technology, ACC Littleton Campus


Join us at Arapahoe Community College for the Tour for Veterans on Friday, Jan. 6, at the Littleton Campus.

The Tour for Veterans event at ACC is being held in conjunction with Veterans Green Jobs, a 501c3 nonprofit organization whose mission is to engage, transition and connect military veterans with meaningful employment opportunities that serve our communities and environment.  Veterans Green Jobs helps veterans find career opportunities in stable economic sectors related to energy efficiency and energy conservation, clean and renewable energy, natural resource conservation, environmental restoration and other sustainability sectors.

Agency representatives who are scheduled to be in attendance include:
Richard Garb - Eastern Colorado Renewable Energy Project Manager, State of Colorado Department of Labor & Employment
Mickey Hunt - Colorado Department of Military Affairs
LeAnn Jones - Tyger Strategies, CSUV / DOE Grant, Marketing Assoc. Consultant
CMSgt. Annadele Kenderes - Colorado Air National Guard
John Lathrop - ACC / CSUV / DOE Grant Consultant on the Hybrid Vehicle Safety Program
Michael Lawrence - Colorado National Guard
Coby Leuschke - Veterans Hybrid Vehicle Education, Marketing Consultant ACC / CSUV / DOE Grant
Nathalia Magi - Warrior Gateway, Inc.
Terri Maize - Resonant Research
Dana Niemela - Homeless Veterans Reintegration Program Coordinator
Garett Reppenhagen - Veterans Green Jobs
Scott Rill - ACC / ATC Faculty
Col. Leanne Wheeler, Ret. - SEE Economic Solutions BOD / TAPS

ACC's award-winning Automotive Technology program now provides intensive training in hybrid conversion and hybrid technology repair.  Plug-in and hybrid Electric Vehicles (PHEV) technologies hold great promise – from rejuvenating the auto industry to creating quality, domestic jobs.  GET CHARGED!

Last May, ACC’s Automotive Technology program was nationally recognized as the “2011 School of the Year” by Tomorrow’s Technician magazine.

Tour for Veterans at ACC - Jan. 6, 2012TOUR FOR VETERANS - schedule of events:
11:00 - Welcome
11:15 - Automotive Tech Program: Overview and Tour
12:00 - Lunch with Faculty and Staff
13:00 - Veterans Services: Maximize Benefits
13:15 - Admissions: Next Steps

Park in any lot and follow signs to the tour.  Please RSVP for the Tour for Veterans event by Tuesday, Jan. 3, to Christi Maes at christi.maes@arapahoe.edu.

This material is based on work supported by the Department of Energy under Award Number DE-EE0002627.