Press Release                                                                                                                                                   
February 24, 2023

One Hundred and Ninety-Nine Students Named to

Tri-County’s President’s List for Fall 2022

PENDLETON --- One hundred and ninety-nine students have been named to Tri-County Technical College’s President’s List for fall 2022.

 To be eligible for the President’s List, a student must be classified as a degree, diploma, or certificate-seeking student; earn at least 12 credit hours in courses numbered 100 or above; attain a GPR of 4.00; cannot earn an “F,” “WF,” or “U” grade for courses numbered 100 or below, MAT 150 or ENG 150.

Based on information at the close of the fall 2022 semester, the following individuals met the requirements for the President’s List.

Anderson County

From Anderson

Ruhma Afzal, Associate in Science; Grant Thomas Alcumbrack, Computer Technology - Network Systems Management Emphasis; Joshua Scott Banks, Associate in Science; Suzanne Barakat, Associate in Arts; Monya Ashley Barnes, Media Arts Production; Madison H. Byrum, Early Care and Education; Carli L. Campbell, Nursing; Kelly Anne Carr, Medical Laboratory Technology; Ethan Gregory Cash, Mechatronics Technology; Nathan Cash, Mechatronics Technology; Jakeim Demetruis Chapman, Associate in Arts; Quenten Kaleb Clark, Media Arts Production; Chloe Marie Curnow, Computer Technology - Software and Web Development Emphasis; Jacob Dowdy, Computer Technology - Network Systems Management Emphasis; Evan William Gillespie, Mechatronics Technology; Sarah Grindle, Administrative Office Technology; Matthew Jeffrey Haynes, Accounting; Lauren Elizabeth Hodge, Nursing; Sophia Lara-Villela, Accounting; Brayden Cole Lee, Mechatronics Technology; Ethan C. Manly, Computer Technology - Software and Web Development Emphasis; Jonathan Peter Manly, Computer Technology - Software and Web Development Emphasis; Molly E. Mudd, Medical Assisting; Jessica Lynn Papacharalambous, Associate in Arts; Andrew James Passetti, Welding Technology; Brandon David Passetti, Mechatronics Technology; Jordan Tyler Payton, Mechatronics Technology; Nehemias Perez, Mechatronics Technology; Alana Katelyn Ramsey, Associate in Arts; Emily Elizabeth Roberts, Associate in Science; Tyler John Sautter, General Engineering Technology; Kaitlyn Faith Scarborough, Associate in Science; Madison Danielle Shawver, Associate in Arts; Michael William Smith, Media Arts Production; Candice Lauren Sparks, Criminal Justice Technology - Paralegal Studies Emphasis; Jesse Ross Stowers, Mechatronics Technology; Shenika Nicole Tate, Early Care and Education; Dylin Jay Turner, Industrial Electronics Technology; Levi David Whitfield, Mechatronics Technology; and Tawny Elizabeth Wood, Associate in Arts


From Belton

Jackson Darby Bryant, Associate in Science; Anika Allissia Jackson, Child Care Management; Kaitlyn Abbigail Mullinax, Criminal Justice Technology; and Carson Mandalynn Owen, Associate in Science

From Honea Path

Benjamin Michael Brooks, Mechatronics Technology; and Richard Wayne Howard, Computer Technology - Cybersecurity and Forensics Emphasis

From Iva

Mason Trent Center, Mechatronics Technology; and Elizabeth Marie Kerr, Computer Technology - Network Systems Management Emphasis

From Pelzer

John Eric Childs, Mechatronics Technology; Kaitlyn Mercedes Mosteller, Associate in Arts; Carson Andrew Norton, Associate in Arts; Charles Louis Ray, Media Arts Production; Jacob Glenn Rector, Business Administration; and Tonya Lisette Zepeda, Business Administration - Marketing Emphasis

From Pendleton

Andrew Bailey, CNC Programming and Operations; McKenna Faith Looney, Business Administration; and Kevin McCoy, Associate in Arts

From Piedmont

Yehya Zackry Alkhalil, Associate in Science; Erin Rebekah Boyter, Nursing; Raechel Rene' McConnell, Emergency Medical Technology; Marissa Leigh McDowell, Mechatronics Technology; Renee Alta Richardson, Associate in Science; and Lance William Volkmer, Associate in Arts

From Starr

Chad Nathaniel Rutledge, Mechatronics Technology

From Townville

Jacquez Armon Cunningham, Mechatronics Technology; Amanda Nichole O'Kelley, Manufacturing Management and Leadership; Kylie Sears, Associate in Arts; and Jacob Edward Stephens, Computer Technology - Cybersecurity and Forensics Emphasis

From Williamston

Jaden E. Krantz, Early Care and Education; an dAudrey Nall, Associate in Science

Oconee County

From Fair Play

Minnie Mae Bennett, Associate in Science

From Mountain Rest

Bryce Stanley Hedlund, Associate in Science; and Evan Lane Justus, General Technology - Welding

From Salem

Joey Alexander, Mechatronics Technology; and Camden Ross Parker, Associate in Science

From Seneca

Timothy Fuller Arnold, Associate in Arts; Nina Ryann Brodie, Associate in Science; Ashword K. Cabrera, Mechatronics Technology; Mireya Ashley Cabrera, Medical Laboratory Technology; Dennis Glenn Compton, Accounting; Katrina Leighanne Gillespie, Associate in Science; Eli Gavin Holbrooks, Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Technology; Hunter Jackson Horton, Computer Technology - Cybersecurity and Forensics Emphasis; Ethan Bill Jordan, Engineering Systems Technology; Alexander Ryan Moose, Mechatronics Technology; Lamia Lasha Peace, Administrative Office Technology - Medical Emphasis; Alden Wilder Scar, Mechatronics Technology; and Abigail Grace Straw, Media Arts Production

From Walhalla

Bryan Trey Blackwell, Media Arts Production; Clay Dalton Carmichael, Computer Technology - Software and Web Development Emphasis; Kevin Austin Fretwell, Computer Technology - Cybersecurity and Forensics Emphasis; Michelle Marana, Associate in Science; and Bryan Reyes-Montiel, Mechatronics Technology

From West Union

Myla Caroline McMahan, Business Administration - Entrepreneur Emphasis; and Braden Gregory Tuten, Associate in Science

From Westminster

Bethany Ann Bishop, Early Care and Education; Austin Avery Hammond, Associate in Arts; Holly Rochelle Mullet, Associate in Arts; and Jaycee Potts, Associate in Arts

Pickens County

From Central

Amy Monique Arredondo, Associate in Arts; Caleb Edward Bass, Mechatronics Technology; Leslie A. Bladzik, Criminal Justice Technology - Paralegal Studies Emphasis; Samantha Alyse Burnette, Nursing; Bailey Gwynn Burnside, General Engineering Technology; Hailey Burnside, General Engineering Technology; Rory William Hodge, Accounting; Rose MacKarlyn Holcombe, University Studies; Gavin Miah Jones, Computer Technology - Cybersecurity and Forensics Emphasis; Joseph B. Lisotta, Associate in Arts; Roselyn Olvera, Early Care and Education; Natalie Eve Rushing, Expanded Duty Dental Assisting; and Katherine Elizabeth Schaupp, Nursing

From Clemson

William Godfrey Frood Callicott, Engineering Systems Technology; Lauren Partington Gillette, Medical Laboratory Technology; Samuel Z. Manwaring, Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Technology; Alex John Mcroberts, Associate in Science; and Rudra Shah, Associate in Arts

From Easley

Dimitri Blanco, Mechatronics Technology; Trevor McKay Brady, Media Arts Production; Allison Paige Capps, Associate in Arts; Colin Nicholas Edwards, Mechatronics Technology; Ethan James Faulkner, Associate in Arts; Katlyn Faye Gantt, Nursing; Eden Ann Henegar, Mechatronics Technology; Sonja Hunt, Medical Laboratory Technology; John Luke King, Mechatronics Technology; Gabrielle Rose Laubsch, Business Administration; Hope Rebecca Lesley, Nursing; Olivia Ruth Mathis, Media Arts Production; Nicolas A Miller, Associate in Science; Sarah Nicole Nix, Associate in Science; Amanda Frances Palanza, Administrative Office Technology; Megan Payne, Associate in Arts; Zacharias Israel Rainey, Media Arts Production; Lonnience Ernestine Thomas, Associate in Arts; Kaci Renee Vanderhoof, Associate in Arts; Brandi Renee Wilkie, Expanded Duty Dental Assisting; Alayna Woodall, Associate in Arts

From Liberty

Tanner Scott Avery, Mechatronics Technology; Andrew Thomas Ayers, Mechatronics Technology; Jacob Anthony Garrick, Mechatronics Technology; Trevor Donald Hannah, Computer Technology - Network Systems Management Emphasis; Dacia Kierra Star Krigbaum, Nursing; Katelyn Briana Pilgrim, Early Care and Education; Ethan Jack Simpson, Industrial Electronics Technology; Ronald Zackary Stokes, Computer Technology - Software and Web Development Emphasis; Andrew Morgan Wynne, Associate in Arts; and Katy Elizabeth Wynne, Associate in Arts

From Pickens

Dustin Cole Byers, Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Technology; Katlyn Nicole Holden, Expanded Duty Dental Assisting; Grace Mckenna Houk, Associate in Arts; Jacob Richard Oberstar, Mechatronics Technology; and Thomas Parkell, Industrial Electronics Technology

From Six Mile

Jesse .A Marsceau, Media Arts Production

Out of County

From Bluffton

Stephany Mora-Garcia, Associate in Arts; and Logan Ann White, Associate in Arts

From Charleston

Madison Reidi Troy, Business Administration - Operations Management Emphasis

From Cleveland

Sean Michael Crowe, Business Administration - Entrepreneur Emphasis

From Clover

Casey A. Thompson, Associate in Arts

From Columbia

Madison Tye Burns, Associate in Science

From Fort Mill

Victor A. Albert, Associate in Science; Mary Reagan Holt, Associate in Arts; and Mine Su Karatas, Associate in Science

From Fountain Inn

Essence Makayla-Charde Thompson, Associate in Science

From Greenville

Bradford Tyler Bitely, Engineering Design Technology; Brian Andrew Launius, Associate in Arts; and Chase Keith Ray, Nursing

From Greer

De Anne Renee Anthony, Media Arts Production; and Timothy Odell Gault, Business Administration - Operations Management Emphasis

From Hilton Head Island

Nicholas J. Gariti, Associate in Science

From Irmo

Rachel Elizabeth Bailey, Business Administration - Marketing Emphasis

From Johns Island

Adalyn Paige Jensen, Associate in Arts

From Lexington

Kierstin Mackenzie Baxley, Associate in Arts; Zackary Ryan Couture, Business Administration - Management Emphasis; Ian Joseph Cross, Associate in Arts; Mason B. Strawbridge, Associate in Science; and Charleen Ann Tebeau, Media Arts Production

From Manning

Lanie Rhane McGee, Associate in Arts

From Marietta

Devin Michael Brazell, General Technology - Welding

From Mount Pleasant

Hanna A. Awdeh, Associate in Science; Bates Kenneth Collar, Associate in Arts; Benjamin Jackson Nodine, Associate in Science; Zahra Hart Owens, Associate in Science; Bennie Hilton Reynolds, Associate in Arts; and Julia Elizabeth Shallo, Associate in Arts

From Rock Hill

Richard O. Gregory, Associate in Science

From Simpsonville

Isiah M Scott, Media Arts Production

From Taylors

William Simmons Asbury, Media Arts Production

From Wagener

Alexis Michelle Martin, Associate in Arts

Out of State

From Cape Girardeau, M

Cooper Royal Stewart, Associate in Science

From Eastchester, NY

Claire Mairead Dwyer, Associate in Science

From Ft Lauderdale, FL

Zachary Ian Lander, Associate in Science

From Holmdel, NJ

Camryn Margaret Guerin, Associate in Arts

From Huntingdon Valley, PA

Timothy Daniel Newman, Associate in Arts

From Lawrenceville, GA

Sidney Anne Strange, Associate in Science

From Matthews, NC

Benjamin T. Timberlake, Associate in Science

From Midland Park, NJ

Dean Alexander Harpster, Associate in Science

From Saint Paul, MN

David James Eggleston, Associate in Science

From Vancouver, WA

Mallory Kelsey Stokes, Associate in Science

About Tri-County Technical College

Tri-County Technical College, a public two-year community and technical college serving Anderson, Oconee and Pickens Counties in South Carolina, enrolls more than 9,000 students annually and offers more than 70 major fields of study, including computer technology, industrial electronics, mechatronics, nursing, and university transfer programs. Tri-County boasts the highest student success rate among two-year colleges in the state and ranks in the top one percent nationally for successful student transfers to four-year colleges and universities. To learn more, visit