Author: Tom Kercheval

Hitting the Hotspots

It’s not in Omar Khasawneh’s nature to sit by when his skills are needed most. Sparked by an innate desire to serve, Khasawneh took those skills to one of the hardest hit areas of the pandemic, changing lives in the process … including his own.

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Crystal Wright

Learning and Leading In Uncertain Times

Crystal Wright discovered an untapped reservoir of personal strength when she mustered the courage to share the painful details of her journey toward success. What she’s learned along the way has helped prepare her to lead through just about anything — including the unprecedented challenge of the global COVID-19 pandemic.

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Henry Balding

Building Buzz in His Community

Carpenter bees are a thing, right? Maybe that partially explains this carpenter’s interest in beehives. Explaining his unlikely successes takes a little more work.

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Melissa Moreno

Integrity Shines in Dark Moments

Not even national officers are immune to cyberbullying. What this officer learned through SkillsUSA, however, helped her overcome it.

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Sharing His Success

It took a “friendly push” to convince a precocious young student to jump headfirst into a new opportunity. Today, this former national officer knows that push from both sides.

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