Transportation, Distribution and Logistics

Fox Valley Technical College
Diesel Power Generation & Marine Service Technician, 2014
Field Service Technician, Fabick CAT

Just two years out of high school at the age of 20, Ian Bell was able to purchase his first house. During his high school years in Michigan, Ian worked on cars and motorcycles, installed docks and boat lifts. He...
Brent Tate, Gateway Tech College graduate

Gateway Technical College
Automotive Technology, 2012 & Business Management, 2014
Estimator, Pulera Collision Center

Brent Tate started his dream job only three years after graduating from high school and without a lot of student loan debt. While in high school, Brent enrolled in Gateway Technical College’s Automotive Technology program through the Youth Options program...
Scott Miehe, FVTC grad

Fox Valley Technical College
Aeronautics 2011
Pilot, Air Choice One

After earning degrees in microbiology and cell molecular biology at the University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh, Scott Miehe came to Madison to work in a U.W. research lab. The work didn’t satisfy his passion for flying and eventually Scott moved...
Julie Matulle, FVTC graduate

Fox Valley Technical College
Truck Driving, 2013
Truck Driver, H.O. Wolding

Julie Matulle describes herself as the “happiest girl on 18 wheels.” After driving a forklift for Quad Graphics for more than 19 years she took a chance, quit her job and enrolled in Fox Valley Technical College’s Truck Driving technical...
Justin Hahn, FVTC grad

Fox Valley Technical College
Avionics Technology/Applied Science, 1999
Director of Technical Services, Spirit Aeronautics, Ltd.

Justin Hahn loves technology and aviation, but until he came to Fox Valley Technical College (FVTC) for a tour he didn’t know there was a career involving both. Justin liked the small classes and personal attention he received at FVTC...
Eddie Paul, FVTC grad

Fox Valley Technical College
Vehicle Refinishing and Repair Technology, 2009
Owner, SS Auto Body and Restoration, LLC.

A hobby led to a career and a business for Eddie Paul. He wanted to learn how to restore his 1984 Trans Am so Eddie enrolled at Fox Valley Technical College (Fox Valley Tech) to pursue his passion. After earning...