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TINA ARNOLDI - 2006

TinaTina Arnoldi graduated from TTC in 2006 with a certificate in Computer Technology. She is currently the Director of Information Management at the Coastal Community Foundation. She started working there in 2006 as she was wrapping up her coursework at TTC.

"The coursework I took was very practical and hands-on. The focus was on learning and using specific skills, not just learning 'about' them."

HARRY BROADWAY - 2007

HarryHarry Broadway graduated from TTC in 2007 with an associate degree in Nursing. He is currently the Lead Occupational Healthcare Nurse for the Roper St. Francis Healthcare System.

"Thanks to the TTC nursing program, I am making a difference in the community, which in turn is helping to make me a more compassionate and knowledgeable person."

CARLAISE DeVEAUX - 2003

CarlaiseCarlaise DeVeaux graduated from TTC in 2003 with an associate degree in legal assisting. She is currently the domestic violence program coordinator for the City of Charleston Police Department.

"Trident Technical College gave me the four-year college 'feel' without actually being at a university."

RYAN KELLY - 2006

RyanRyan C. Kelly started working for Halliburton Energy Services immediately after receiving an associate's degree from Trident Technical College in 2006.

"My experiences at TTC taught me to be a more analytical person and skilled professional."

JOYCE McGREW - 2011

JoyceJoyce McGrew will graduate from TTC at the end of the summer 2011 semester with an associate degree in Administrative Office Technology. She is also a graduate of Summerville High School.

"My experiences at TTC have shown me that I can do anything I set my mind to."

TOM McHUGH - 1978

TomTom McHugh graduated from TTC in 1978 with an associate degree in electronic engineering technology and is now the the athletic director and head football coach at Pasco High School in Dade City, Florida.

"I know that many of my students over the years have benefited from what I learned at TTC and passed on to them."

MATTHEW C. PARROT, SR. - 2001

MathewMathew Parrot graduated from TTC in 2001 with an associate degree in mechanical engineering technology. He now lives in Abilene, Texas and does freelance work in mechanical engineering after years of working in environmental engineering.

"TTC changed my life in more ways than just taking classes and getting a degree."

OTHEL PLOWDEN - 2009

OthelOthel Plowden graduated from TTC in 2009 with an associate degree in Business, Culinary Arts Technology.

"The faculty members at CIC have a vast amount of experience and are always willing to pass that on to the students in every way they can."

LYNN SHERWOOD - 2005

LynnLynn Sherwood graduated from TTC in December 2005 with an associate degree in Nursing. She is currently a nurse educator at MUSC in the Oncology Service Line Department.

"TTC's Nursing Program has taught me many valuable lessons. I feel it has made me a stronger person all around. I feel that I can deal with certain things in life much better thanks to the TTC Nursing Program."

DONEL SINGLETON - 2006

DonelDonel Singleton shares his passion for history with many visitors as a park ranger for Fort Sumter, Fort Moultrie and Charles Pinckney National Historic Site.

"The staff at Trident Tech provided the support I needed, both mentally and emotionally, as I slowly made the transition from military to civilian life."

CHRIS TERRY - 2006

ChrisChris graduated from TTC with more than 100 credit hours and various degrees and certificates in Computer Technology. Chris is an active member of the TTC Alumni Association Board and an adjunct professor at TTC.

"The education and experience I accumulated at TTC allowed me to hit the ground running when I started working in my career field."