Associate degrees

63 receive associate degrees from John Wood CC

Sixty-three students from west-central Illinois were among those who received associate degrees during commencement ceremonies at John Wood Community College, and 23 others received professional or technical certifications.

Barry: William Banks, Colten Birkbeck, Abigail Coonrod, Carson Dell, Joshua Forbis, Aftyn Harrison, Kristin Kruse, Shelley Syrcle and Preston Wellman

Baylis: Rosie Starner

Bluff: Brittni Lawson

Clayton: Kayla Hinton, Dakota Johnson and Breanna Payne

Elder : Breanna Manker

Griggsville: Cody Bradshaw, Devin Heightman, Alicia Piper, Lane Spencer and Courtney Syrcle


Shell: Hadley Dunker

Kinderhook: Katie George and Aimee Orr

Mount Sterling: Macy Blentlinger, Daniel Brilley, Wyatt Fink, Mikayla Jennings, Sadee Kassing, Jacob Kunkel, Kelsey Markert, Mariah Markert, Amanda Renzulli and Joshua Wilkes

Nebo: Kayla Merryman and Sadie Ruble

New Township: Noah Gay, Dawson Koeller and Jessica Rueb

New Salem: Caitlyn Murphree

Pearl: Bailey Ottwell and Griffin Van Winkle

Pear: Jessica Koch, Renae Martin and Clayton Thomas

Pittfield: Sydney Bauer, Brittany Butler, Hannah Capps, Dana Fry, Sabrina Garza, Hayden Gresham, Jessica Lister, Sierra Nash, Rylee Shaw, Paige Thometz and Hadyn Webel

Pleasant hill: Deme Batchelor, Emma Dolbeare, Debra Gouran, Emily Hall, Brennan McEwen and Christine Turner

Timewell: Kaitlin Houser

Winchester: Gabriel Cox and Abby Schone

Those who received certification were:

Barry: Colten Birkbeck

Clayton: Alize Hernandez and Alexis Johnson

Griggsville: Cashten Kirk and Alana Daniels

Kinderhook: Gabriella Blackorby

Meredosis: Katelynn Watret

Mount Sterling: Mitchel Hea, Renaye Moore, Jacob Shoopman and Shay Taylor

New Township: Michael McCallister

New Salem: Luc Simmerman

Pear: Jessica Koch

Pittfield: MacKenzie Baldwin Ellis, Rebekah Barton, Christopher Lewis and Heaven Utterback

Pleasant hill: Noah Lippincott, Hayli Ring, Heather Smith and Logan Smith

Versailles: Marcia Kendrick