Karen N. Kitzel

This Jewel Shines Bright … Just Like Her Advisor

SkillsUSA Georgia State Officer Jewel Jones has polished her skills to display all facets of her boundless potential. We ask her how while talking to ...
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Sculpting Greatness

This SkillsUSA New Mexico gold medalist from the Navajo Nation is building a future on his own terms. His two main tools? Passion and skills.
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2023 NLSC Sets Records, Changes Lives

The 2023 National Leadership & Skills Conference (NLSC) was the largest in SkillsUSA history, full of awe-inspiring, adrenaline-fueling and life-changing moments we’ll never forget.
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SkillsUSA California Students “Get on Board” With a New World Record

The thousands of people who sat in the gym bleachers at Adolfo Camarillo High School over the last 65 years never knew they’d been sitting ...
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SkillsUSA Instructor Frames Immigration Issues in New Documentary

Noube Rateau doesn’t confine his talents — or those of his students — to the classroom. This TV Production teacher and SkillsUSA advisor has created ...
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Pushing Past Your Comfort Zone

Jordan Packer is a world-class welder, a fact corroborated by his bronze medal at the 2022 WorldSkills Competition. “World-class” is far from where he started, ...
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