ABOUT TECHNIC

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TECHNIC'S MISSION

Training Youth in Technology and Wood Manufacturing to Meet the Needs of Community & Industry.

 

Technic Training Center is a non-profit organization in Lynden, WA that helps local high school students develop skills for future careers while exploring woodworking, modern manufacturing, and business.

TECHNIC'S VIsion

These opportunities help youth explore new possibilities in their lives through hands-on learning in a technical and supportive environment. As the vision for Technic Training Center, we seek to:
 

  • Transition local high school students into local jobs & careers well trained.

  • Train young men and women in technologies for the woodworking industry.

  • Equip young people with the skills they need in order to be successful in their future.

  • Mentor young people for life in the workplace through character development.

TECHNIC TRAINING CENTER STAFF

JOHN SLAGLE

PROGRAM DIRECTOR

RON VISSER

SHOP &TRAINING MANAGER

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DAVE DUNKIN

TRAINING ADMINISTRATOR

TECHNIC ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEMBERS


The Technic Advisory Committee exists to advise, support, and advocate for Technic Training Center and its youth participants. The advisory committee will make recommendations for the Technic Training Center.

KOLIN VELDMAN
K & S WOODWORKS

 

DENNIS & NANCY MCHARNESS

PARTNERS FOR SCHOOLS

BOB FRASER
PEOPLES BANK

JIM FREY
LYNDEN SCHOOL DISTRICT

TECHNIC BOARD OF DIRECTORS

​JOHN SLAGLE

PRESIDENT
 

TED BARGEN

VICE PRESIDENT
 

DAVE HIEBERT

SECRETARY/ TREASURER