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MVCC December Commencement Dec. 19

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More than 300 students earned an Associate Degree or Certificate at the completion of the fall semester at Mohawk Valley Community College. The December Commencement Ceremony was held on Thursday, December 19, in the Fieldhouse of the Robert R. Jorgensen Athletic and Events Center on the Utica Campus.

The graduates will transfer to other colleges and universities across New York and the country; seek employment in a career related to their studies; or pursue other career and life objectives with their new MVCC degrees and certificates.

MVCC President Randall VanWagoner, Ph.D., presided over the ceremony with the Board of Trustees greeting being presented by David L. Mathis. Mr. Brian Howard, Executive Director of the Oneida County Historical Society, gave the Commencement address. Maryrose Eannace, Ph.D., Vice President for Learning and Academic Affairs, presented Candidates for Degrees and Certificates.

A list of candidates who applied for graduation, includes the following as organized by hometown:

Student_Name Hometown Major Degree
Garuccio, Lawrence A. Auburn School Facilities Mgmt AAS
Caprak, Melissa M Ava Human Services AAS
Phillipp, Heather L. Ava Criminal Justice AAS
Deschamps, Kimberly Jean Ava Allied Health Care CERT
Pritchard, Samantha M. Barneveld Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Urbanik, Katrina M. Barneveld Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Simpson, Donald Christian Barneveld Chem Depend Practitioner AAS
Seymore, Samantha K. Blossvale Lib Arts & Sci-Psychology AS
Foster, Courtney M. Blossvale Criminal Justice AAS
Costello, Jason R. Blossvale Airframe&Powerplant Tech CERT
Svalland, Eva M. Boonville Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
VanAlstine, Kaitlin M. Boonville Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Wiedmer, Jared P. Boonville Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Iseneker, Brett A. Boonville Airframe&Powerplant Tech CERT
Urgan, Vincent M. Boonville Airframe&Powerplant Tech  CERT
Sha, William Bridgeport English as a Second Lang CERT
Swalgin, Erika A. Bridgewater Computer Info Systems AAS
Fidler, Suzanne K. Bridgewater Administrative Assistant AAS
Walters, Sharhea A. Bronx Advertising-Photography AAS
Walters, Sharhea A. Bronx Lib Arts & Sci-Math&Sci AS
Jones, Kristopher D. Brookfield Welding Technology AOS
Douglas, Ashley A. Brooklyn Criminal Justice AAS
Healey, Ciarra L. Camden Business Management AAS
Ng, Francine Camden Business Management AAS
Drake, Krysteena-Rose E. Camden Human Services AAS
Keil, Joanna L. Camden Human Services AAS
Royce, Jeanette M. Camden LA&S:Childhood Education AS
Lashure II, Robert W. Canisteo Airframe&Powerplant Tech CERT
Pirger, Rebecca A. Cassville Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Rose, Kari J. Cassville Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Houseknecht, Andrew P. Castile Airframe&Powerplant Tech CERT
Houseknecht, William R. Castile Airframe&Powerplant Tech CERT
Rechsteiner, Jean M. Chadwicks Business Management AAS
Ferro, Anthony C. Clayville Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Turley, Kimberly M. Clayville Business Management AAS
Martino, Stephen M. Clayville Heating & Air Conditiong CERT
Byrne, Maria C. Cleveland Hotel Tech-Meet Serv Mgmt AAS
Hughes, David M Clinton Advtg-Media Marketng&Mgt AAS
Casab Jr., Christopher J. Clinton Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Thomson, Ethan E. Clinton Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Cleveland, Tricia L. Clinton Health St-Radiologic Tech AS
Paye, Shawna L Clinton Business-Accounting AAS
Plante, Eric Clinton Computer Info Systems AAS
Morris, Linda C. Clinton Administrative Assistant AAS
Broomfield, Leigh E. Clinton Lib Arts & Sci-Psychology AS
Pavese, Michael D. Clinton Lib Arts & Sci-Math&Sci AS
Schreppel, Nicolaus J. Clinton Criminal Justice AAS
Romeo, Alesha R. Clinton Individual Studies-Health AAS
Ostinett, Christian Mark Clinton Surgical Technician CERT
Aley, Morgan A. Durhamville Criminal Justice AAS
Pawlikowski, Renee A. Durhamville Criminal Justice AAS
Aurigema, Paul V. Durhamville Business-Business Admin AS
Roberts, Randall A. Durhamville CNC Machinist Technology CERT
Baum, Michael S. Earlville Computer Info Systems AAS
Field, Shawn T. Elmira Airframe&Powerplant Tech  CERT
Hill, Elisha L. Frankfort Advertising-Photography AAS
Burke, Alyssa E. Frankfort Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Rodriguez, Jasmin M. Frankfort Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Graham, Stanley R. Frankfort CNC Machinist Technology CERT
Dibble, Andrew J. Glenfield Fire Protection Technology AAS
Peck, Stephanie E. Gloversville Recreation &Leisure Serv AAS
Fachko, Michael J. Grand Island Airframe&Powerplant Tech CERT
Moxley, Evan L. Greene Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Avallone, Adrian J. Harrisville Mech Tech-Aircraft Maint AAS
Whittredge, Brian G. Herkimer Mech Tech-Aircraft Maint AAS
Wameling, Melissa J. Herkimer Criminal Justice AAS
Chilluffo, Tejay D. Herkimer Fire Protection Technology AAS
Carman, Briana C. Hinckley Business Management AAS
Taylor, Carlleen D. Hinckley LA&S:Adolescence Education AS
Carrier, Danielle N. Holland Patent Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Wadas, Benjamin T. Holland Patent Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Kessler, Ryan T. Holland Patent Business-Accounting AAS
Mozdzen, Amanda Holland Patent Business Management AAS
Outtrim, Richard F. Hunter School Facilities Mgmt AAS
Griffith, Brandon L. Ilion Graphic Com:Graph Design AAS
Faubert, Christina M. Ilion Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Treat, Caleb C. Ilion Mechanical Engineer Tech AAS
Greig, Jessica R. Ilion Business-Business Admin AS
Pearson, Nathan D. Ilion Fire Protection Technology AAS
Gonyea, Ariel S. Ilion LA&S:Childhood Education AS
Caner, Jessica R. Keene Valley Lib Arts & Sci-Math&Sci AS
Reome, Nathan R. Lafargeville Digital Animation AAS
White, Daniel J. Latham Airframe&Powerplant Tech CERT
Holz, Chelsea A. Lee Center Business-Accounting AAS
Kirk, Amy M. Lee Center Photography CERT
Palmer, Jacob A. Lee Center Airframe&Powerplant Tech CERT
Kay, Kevin S. Lee Center Carpentry & Masonry CERT
Bortiatynski, Claire Beth Lee Center Allied Health Care CERT
Pierce, Jenifer M. Little Falls Culinary Arts Management AOS
Daley, Denise C. Little Falls Administrative Assistant CERT
Snell, Jeremy P. Little Falls Carpentry & Masonry CERT
Williamson, Kelly J. Madison Human Services AAS
DeLand, J. Drew Madison Welding CERT
Austin, Thomas D. Madison Allied Health Care CERT
Berberick, Melissa M. Maine Chef Training CERT
Rundle, Sarah J. Marcy Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Fairbrother, Nicholas A. Marcy Welding Technology AOS
Raynor, Joshua L. Marcy Computer Science AS
Crescent, Dominica B. Marcy LA&S:Childhood Education AS
Astour, Kayleigh M. Marcy LA&S:Childhood Education AS
Bashford, Taylor J. Middleport LA&S:Adolescence Education AS
Edwards, Dale M. Mohawk CNC Machinist Technology CERT
Luckey, Shannon M. Montgomery Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Luckey, Shannon M. Montgomery Criminal Justice AS
LeFevre, Hayden A. Morrisonville Airframe&Powerplant Tech CERT
Houseman, Jacob D. Munnsville Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Deep, Amanda Q. New Hartford Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Deming, Elise N. New Hartford Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Gambino, Merry New Hartford Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Hudson, Julia K. New Hartford Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Amrani, Moulay New Hartford Criminal Justice AAS
Taylor, Derek J. New Hartford Criminal Justice AAS
Tirado, Julianne C. New Hartford Criminal Justice AAS
Byrd, Chelsea E. New Hartford Culinary Arts Management AOS
Burgess, Sarah A. New Hartford Hotel Tech-Meet Serv Mgmt AAS
Hughes, Rebecca L. New Hartford LA&S:Childhood Education AS
Poaches, Christian T. New York Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Walker, Karrin D. New York Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Gurley, Denasia M. New York Criminal Justice AAS
George, Nathan J. Newport Business-Business Admin AS
Graziano, Richard Oneida Business-Accounting AAS
Eschmann, Zachary D. Oneida Computer Info Systems AAS
Lighthall, Lorri A. Oneida Human Services AAS
Lighthall, Lorri A. Oneida Chem Depend Practitioner AAS
Johnson, Luke P. Oneida Lib Arts & Sci-Math&Sci AS
Aregano, Ondraya L. Oneida Criminal Justice AAS
Peters, Tyler D. Oneida Individual Studies AAS
Barley, Nicholas P. Oneida Airframe&Powerplant Tech CERT
Drake, Daniel R. Oriskany Falls Mechanical Engineer Tech AAS
Talbot, Clifford F. Oriskany Falls Business-Accounting AAS
Reed Jr., Gerald J. Pennellville Cybersecurity CERT
Neff, Pamela J. Poland Financial Serv Mgmt AAS
Harvey, Christopher J. Port Leyden Welding CERT
Harvey, Daniel P. Port Leyden Welding CERT
Harvey, Michael V. Port Leyden Welding CERT
Bird, Mark A. Raquette Lake Airframe&Powerplant Tech CERT
Mondello, Mark M. Red Hook Airframe&Powerplant Tech CERT
Farman, Michael Redwood Digital Animation AAS
Appleton, Diana M. Remsen Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Donaghue, Austin R. Remsen Criminal Justice AAS
Smith, Suzanne M. Remsen Small Business Mgmt CERT
Wollaber, Ashley E. Remsen Allied Health Care CERT
Yaciuk, Victoria S. Richfield Springs Graphic Com:Graph Design AAS
Hill, Carolann M. Richfield Springs Human Services AAS
Schultz, Nicholas K. Rome Civil Engineering Tech AAS
Barber, Brandon T. Rome Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Burke, Sarah B. Rome Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Fiorenza, Allyson E. Rome Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Grant, Tamara L. Rome Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Landcastle, Christopher M. Rome Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Paiz, Victor M. Rome Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Soper, Maegen E. Rome Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Suits, Heather E. Rome Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Wilson, Ashley M. Rome Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Milliman II., Marc E. Rome Mech Tech-Aircraft Maint AAS
House, Lisa R. Rome Business Management AAS
Selden, Ashli L. Rome Business Management AAS
Voci, Thomas H. Rome Computer Info Systems AAS
Alexander, Rachael Rome Human Services AAS
DiSalvo, Lisa J. Rome Human Services AAS
Maret, Craig M. Rome Human Services AAS
Norman, Autumn Lea Rome Human Services AAS
Walker, Keanu M. Rome Human Services AAS
Maret, Craig M. Rome Chem Depend Practitioner AAS
Kohlbrenner, Gabhriel H. Rome Educ Sign Lg Intepretation AAS
Lowes, Kathleen A. Rome Data Proc-Programg&Syst AAS
Eyre, Marissa N. Rome Criminal Justice AAS
Vanderjagt, Trisha R. Rome Criminal Justice AAS
Vogel, Brandon T. Rome Criminal Justice AAS
Capron, Jason B. Rome Culinary Arts Management AOS
McCarrell, Justin C. Rome Culinary Arts Management AOS
Colgan, Dustin R. Rome Fire Protection Technology AAS
Quinn, Kimberly M. Rome Individual Studies-Health AAS
Sligh, Kiara C. Rome Individual Studies-Health AAS
Furney, Alexandra K. Rome LA&S:Childhood Education AS
Janes, Brittany M. Rome LA&S:Childhood Education AS
Comstock, Tyler H. Rome Airframe&Powerplant Tech CERT
Henderson, Lester J. Rome Airframe&Powerplant Tech CERT
Ellis, Vincent M. Rome Industrial&Commercl Elec CERT
Burns, Geraldine L. Rome Carpentry & Masonry CERT
Gleba, Joseph F. Rome Carpentry & Masonry CERT
Pike, Kyle P. Rome Carpentry & Masonry CERT
Purdy, Stanley J. Rome Carpentry & Masonry CERT
Mowers, Rebecca A. Rome  CER-T CERT
Ososkalo, Pavio Sackets Harbor Airframe&Powerplant Tech CERT
Lynch, Ethan T. Saint Johnsville Welding CERT
Sisti, Michael D. Sauquoit Civil Engineering Tech AAS
Baker, Michael D. Sauquoit Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Parry, Victoria L. Sauquoit Criminal Justice AAS
Sisti, Michael D. Sauquoit Geospatial Technology AAS
Lallier, Travis S. Sauquoit Airframe&Powerplant Tech CERT
Parry, Gerrard G. Sauquoit Carpentry & Masonry CERT
VanGarderen, Kayla E. Schenectady Advertising-Photography AAS
Ryther, Rachel I. Selkirk Liberal Arts & Sci:Theater AA
McMullen, Julie A. Sherrill Individual Studies-Health AAS
Gigandet, Nathan C. Sloansville Airframe&Powerplant Tech CERT
Armstrong, Joseph L. Springfield Center Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Godman, Madeline S. Springfield Center Chem Depend Practitioner AAS
Rachon, Todd Stratford Nursing AAS
Brown, Amanda E. Sylvan Beach Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Smith, Nicholas B. Taberg Business Management AAS
Sou, Linda Utica Financial Serv Mgmt AAS
Grullon, Indhira T. Utica Advertising-Photography AAS
Docherty, Anastasia F. Utica Graphic Com:Graph Design AAS
Brewington, Brittany A. Utica Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Galimo, Dominick N. Utica Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Giglio, Kassandra E. Utica Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Htay, Min Utica Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Maran, Mary L. Utica Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Perkins, Jacob A. Utica Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Pham, Bao Quoc Utica Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Pucarevic, Sabina Utica Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Van Roekel, Sherry M. Utica Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Weaver, Joseph W. Utica Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Yee, May Kimarakan Nuu Utica Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Razai, Fariba Utica Medical Assisting AAS
Belfield, Lucas W. Utica Air Cond Tech-Refrigeratn AOS
Torres, Gabriel D. Utica Mech Tech-Aircraft Maint AAS
Kaltak, Almir Utica Business-Accounting AAS
Le, Darlene Utica Business-Accounting AAS
Nabieva, Liana S. Utica Business-Accounting AAS
Gamboa, Vincent S. Utica Business Management AAS
Lawrence, Kyona M. Utica Business Management AAS
Le, Darlene Utica Business Management AAS
Morgan, Edward J. Utica Business Management AAS
Omerspahic, Jasmina Utica Business Management AAS
Pit, A. Utica Computer Info Systems AAS
Butcher, Orlando C. Utica Human Services AAS
Gardner, Lisa Anne Utica Human Services AAS
Garic, Hermin Utica Human Services AAS
Kafi, Faiza M. Utica Human Services  AAS
Kendic, Zinajda Utica Human Services AAS
Okumko, Mercy N. Utica Human Services AAS
Mendoza, Frank M. Utica Chem Depend Practitioner AAS
VanderBaan, Cassandra L. Utica Recreation &Leisure Serv AAS
Coleman, Lashae M. Utica Lib Arts & Sci-Psychology AS
Cruz, Rauel Utica Lib Arts & Sci-Psychology AS
Menendez, Jenny O. Utica Lib Arts & Sci-Psychology AS
Nitti, Brandon M. Utica Lib Arts & Sci-Psychology AS
Shaljani, Fakete Utica Lib Arts & Sci-Psychology AS
Lavrov, Yevgeny Utica Computer Science AS
Andranovich, Aliaksandr Utica Lib Arts & Sci-Math&Sci AS
Ung, Saingghech Utica Lib Arts & Sci-Math&Sci AS
Betti, David A. Utica Criminal Justice  AAS
Burgos, Jose H. Utica Criminal Justice AAS
Kafley, Krishna Utica Criminal Justice AAS
Kendic, Rasim Utica Criminal Justice AAS
Morrison, Kenisha T. Utica Criminal Justice AAS
Nieves, Yanilene Utica Criminal Justice AAS
Parra, Yolaida F. Utica Criminal Justice AAS
Ruffin, Cashe L. Utica Criminal Justice AAS
Chapman, John M. Utica Food Svc Adm-Restaur Mgt AAS
Isaac Jr., David D. Utica Hotel Tech-Meet Serv Mgmt AAS
Dudek, Edward E. Utica Fire Protection Technology AAS
Warmack, Reginald B Utica Comp Sci:Cybersecurity AS
Coleman, Lashae M. Utica Individual Studies-Health AAS
Rudder, Albert W. Utica Individual Studies-Health AAS
Burch, Michael J. Utica Airframe&Powerplant Tech CERT
Maloziec, Alicja Utica Administrative Assistant CERT
Brown-Haithcox, Paulette C. Utica Cybersecurity CERT
Ahmed, Mukhtar A. Utica English as a Second Lang CERT
Ahmed, Sona I. Utica English as a Second Lang CERT
Akhmedova, Safiya M. Utica English as a Second Lang CERT
Gamboa, Fanny L Utica English as a Second Lang CERT
Gamboa, Ruth E. Utica English as a Second Lang CERT
Hrytsevich, Natallia V. Utica English as a Second Lang CERT
Klay, Pawgayler W. Utica English as a Second Lang CERT
Lay, Htoo C. Utica English as a Second Lang CERT
Mai, Naw Utica English as a Second Lang CERT
Maloziec, Alicja Utica English as a Second Lang CERT
Parra, Yolaida F. Utica English as a Second Lang CERT
Steel, Janary Utica English as a Second Lang CERT
Sulima, Anna Utica English as a Second Lang CERT
DelMedico, Brian G. Utica CNC Machinist Technology CERT
Johnson, Billy C. Utica CNC Machinist Technology CERT
Jackson, Carl A. Utica Machinist Technology CERT
Basi, Malcolm A. Utica Welding CERT
Edmonson Jr., Derrick Utica Carpentry & Masonry CERT
Harris, Xavier J. Utica Carpentry & Masonry CERT
Sakanovic, Mehmed Utica Carpentry & Masonry  CERT
Ahmed, Shamsa M. Utica Medical Assistant CERT
Morel, Franchesca Utica Medical Assistant CERT
Keo, Kiley Utica Allied Health Care CERT
Baird, Jessica A. Vernon Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
May, John D. Vernon Air Cond Tech-Refrigeratn AOS
Cleveland, Christopher J. Vernon Business-Accounting AAS
Wharram, Cassy M. Vernon Web Dev & Info Design AAS
Sidorevich, Artem Y. Vernon Airframe&Powerplant Tech CERT
Conway, Ryan Vernon CNC Machinist Technology CERT
Getman, Samuel J. Verona Lib Arts & Sci:Public Policy AS
Thurston, Elizabeth M. Verona Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Kikta, Ryan H. Verona Lib Arts & Sci-Psychology AS
Wright, Christopher M. Verona Food Svc Adm-Restaur Mgt AAS
Myers, Allyson I. Verona Allied Health Care CERT
O'Keefe, William F. Watertown Digital Animation AAS
Cornish, Austin G. Waterville Lib Arts & Sci:Public Policy AS
Robinson, Mark J. Weedsport Airframe&Powerplant Tech CERT
King, Shelby L. West Edmeston Business-Business Admin AS
Converse, Danielle E. West Leyden Human Services AAS
VanWieren, Jessica R. West Winfield Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Chapman, Edward Allen West Winfield Computer Info Systems  AAS
Filippazzo, Jim P. West Winfield Computer Info Systems AAS
Roberts, Daniel D. West Winfield Lib Arts & Sci-Math&Sci AS
Rutledge, Kara A. Westernville Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Cotter II, William R. Westmoreland Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Bennett, Amber M. Westmoreland LA&S:Childhood Education AS
Sperry, Craig M. Whitesboro Digital Animation AAS
Mitchell Jr., Michael J. Whitesboro Civil Engineering Tech AAS
Barrie Jr., Stephen M. Whitesboro Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Brown, Sheilah Ann Whitesboro Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Marshall, Avery R. Whitesboro Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Zumpano Jr., Thomas Whitesboro Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Beck, Sarah C. Whitesboro Business Management AAS
Chapman, Nicole Whitesboro Lib Arts & Sci-Psychology AS
Willman, Amanda E. Whitesboro Lib Arts & Sci-Math&Sci AS
Sisti, David N. Whitesboro Criminal Justice AAS
Brough, Sarah Elizabeth Whitesboro Individual Studies-Health AAS
Senior, Matthew R Whitesboro Individual Studies-Health AAS
Evans, Elizabeth R. Whitesboro LA&S:Childhood Education AS
Abega, Jessica Claude Yaounde Business Management AAS
Vogel, Cynthia A. Yorkville Fine Arts AS
DesMarais, Shaun M. Yorkville Air Cond Tech-Refrigeratn AOS
Sittig, Kristin Lee Yorkville Human Services AAS
DiIorio, Tina Lee  Lib Arts&Sci-Gen Study AS
Sege, Jessica L.  Chem Depend Practitioner AAS