Ryan Tackett is a senior at Bronson Jr/Sr High School and is the son of Craig and Sandra Tackett. This is Ryan’s second year in the Computer and Networking Technologies program at the Branch Area Careers Center where he has achieved his A+ certification in computer repair. He is also a member of Business Professionals of America and has earned numerous awards at the local and regional level of competition. This past weekend, his Network Design Team placed 1st at the State Leadership Conference. This win qualifies the team for the National Leadership Conference in Anaheim, California in May.
Ryan’s internship placement is with Quincy Community Schools under the supervision of Andy Craig and Brianne Krake. His responsibilities include management of desktop computers, Chromebooks and tablets, desktop support, printer installation and troubleshooting. His future plans include attending Davenport University to major in Computer Security. He believes his OJT experience has helped him learn the details and procedures that are necessary to troubleshoot and fix hardware and software. His favorite part of OJT is learning something new every day and gaining hands-on experience.
In his spare time, Ryan enjoys playing guitar and being involved in band and theater. Alex is a member of the Bowling and Track teams at Bronson Jr/Sr High School. He also participates in Bronson Theater.