Seven Students Receive Certified Nursing Assistant Credentials at Southeast Education Center

SEC CNA Graduates
December 16, 2020

Seven JWCC students received their CNA pins during a ceremony at the Southeast Education Center recently. Front row, left to right: Harley Hathaway, Aubree Dunker and Shelbey Syrcle. Back row, left to right: Reed Hoover, Madison Neese, Destini Utterback, Alexis Ellis and CNA instructor Jane Martin, RN.

John Wood Community College recently honored the Southeast Education Center class of Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA) from JWCC during a pinning at the SEC in Pittsfield. Seven students received their pins from Jane Martin, CNA instructor. Those honored were Aubree Dunker and Harley Hathaway from Western High School, Alexis Ellis, Reed Hoover, Madison Neese, and Destini Utterback from Pittsfield High School and Shelbey Syrcle from Pike County Christian Academy.

CNAs provide personal assistance with a wide array of daily activities and also strive to meet the physical, emotional and social needs of those for whom they care every day. More information about these CNA classes and career opportunities can be found at or by calling 217-641-4337.

John Wood Community College is the educational link between business and community. JWCC collaboratively creates innovative and relevant academic and training programs with business leaders to educate young people and the workforce for today's needs and tomorrow's opportunities. JWCC has centers in Quincy, Pittsfield, Baylis and Mt. Sterling, Illinois. Programs include a comprehensive baccalaureate transfer curriculum, customized business training, career/technical degrees, certificates, and personal enrichment courses.