Heather Gokey

Heather Gokey, SWTC grad

Southwest Wisconsin Technical College

Criminal Justice – Law Enforcement and Police Academy, 2006

K-9 Police Officer, Prairie du Chien Police Department

While enrolled at Southwest Wisconsin Technical College (Southwest Tech), Heather knew she wanted to work in law enforcement and also with service dogs. Her instructors encouraged and helped her gain valuable experience while attending college.

"Attending Southwest Tech allowed me to continue my job as a dispatcher while getting my degree since the college is so close to home," Heather says.