Designation: Mechatronics

Joshua Whittington

Before becoming a professor, Joshua Whittington developed and co-authored the first Mechatronics program in the state of Georgia. After the success of this program, THINC College and Career Academy requested his expertise in their Mechatronics department. Currently, he works for Wiregrass Georgia Technical College. “To be selected as an expert is an opportunity to give…
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Curt Love

Representing the United States at WorldSkills in Mechatronics Curt Love discovered his skill in mechatronics in college, but it wasn’t love at first program. “Initially, I didn’t really understand or enjoy this part of my classes. But eventually I became fascinated!” Curt lives for the feeling of accomplishment that comes with seeing a machine work…
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Ryan Hittepole

Representing the United States at WorldSkills in Mechatronics While taking an electronics elective course in high school, Ryan discovered his passion and natural knack for mechatronics. “The aspect that I most enjoy is having a problem, and then logically and methodically finding and implementing a solution to it.” Ryan first got involved with SkillsUSA in…
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