Billy McClish is a home schooled senior and a student in the Computer Networking Technologies program at the Branch Area Careers Center. Billy is a Help Desk Technician at Infinisource in Coldwater under the supervision of April Lieby. Billy’s duties include computer system setups, completing Help desk tickets, imaging machines and general information technology maintenance. Billy believes his OJT training has helped him determine what the real workplace is like outside of the classroom. He feels it is preparing him in both communication and technical skills. His future plans are to pursue a Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology. His favorite part about OJT is to fix and solve people’s problems and establish a solid foundation for his career.
Billy is a two year member of the BACC’s Business Professionals of America club. At the Regional Leadership Conference, Billy placed first in PC Servicing and Troubleshooting and 4th in Computer Security. These awards qualify him to compete at the State Leadership Conference in March. Billy earned the Eagle Scout award from BSA this winter. Billy plans on attending college after high school and continuing his education and training in Information Technology. He enjoys table top gaming such as Dungeons and Dragons, video games, Magic and the Gathering. Billy’s parents are Michelle McClish and Bill McClish.