South Pasadena High School



SkillsUSA Champions at Work "I'm Ready"

Welcome to the South Pasadena High School SkillsUSA page!  We are a National Career Technical Education Student Organization. SkillsUSA is based on the Program of Work which includes Professional Development, Community Service, Ways and Means, SkillsUSA Championships, Employment, Public Relations, and Social Activities.
We meet every other Thursday during lunch in room 917. Please check the websites to stay updated.
2019-2020 Officers
President: Jolene Lee .                                    Regional Office: Micah Mekhitarian
Vice President: Mollie Parker                          California State Reporter: Ayush Pareek
Secretary: Talulla Chow                                  California State Secretary: Alex Mariano
Treasurer: Alicia Zhang                                   Web Coordinator: Open                     
Parliamentarian: Henry Balding                      Bingo Coordinator: Open 
                                                                        Historian: Luyang Zhang 
                                                                        Reporter: Alex Ha & Timothy Johnson
                                                                        Sentinels: Lauren Hu 
                                                                        Ways and Means Committee Chair: Tia Guang 
                                                                        Championship Chair: Allison Lee 

SkillsUSA National Conference 2019


  • Gold Medalists: Occupational Health and Safety Notebook - Jolene Lee, Talulla Chow, Luyang Zhang
  • National Delegates: Mollie Parker and Mahal Montes
  • Skill Point Certificate Recipients:
      • Screen Printing - Jeffrey Oh
      • Computer Programming - Alex Parra
      • Occupational Health and Safety Notebook - Jolene Lee, Alicia Zhang, Luyang Zhang






SkillsUSA National Conference 2018


  • Bronze Medalists: Community Service - Liz Osoy, Sebastian Chinen, and Peter Suh
  • National Delegates: Damian Ugalde and Mollie Parker





SkillsUSA State Conference 2018



Firsts for our SkillsUSA chapter:

  • First State President-Victoria Venardi
  • First State Gold Medalist in Action Skills
  • First State Gold Medalists in Interactive Game Design and Development
  • First State Silver Medalists in Robotics Urban Search and Rescue
  • First 100% Score, Community Service
  • First National Delegates
  • The Conference brochure cover was design by member Erin Soohoo
  • The State Conference t-shirt was designed by Ryan Chavez

  • and we received the Gold Level Chapter of Excellence, for the 3rd year in a row

Action Skills- Henry Balding
Community Service - Sebastian Chinen, Liz Osoy, Brandon Lee
Interactive Game Design and Development: - Max Wilder-Smith and Damian Ugalde
Occupational Health and Safety - Dhruv Vansadia, Natalie Terhune, and Valeriya Smaliy
Career Pathways Showcase: Industrial & Engineering Technology - Talulla Chow, Jolene Lee and Luyang Zhang
Entreprenuership - Christian Brewster, Jessica Lat, Carl Schwab and Matthew Wolf
Introductory Advertising - Alex Mariano
Outstanding Chapter - Drew Sevilla, Damian Ugalde and Mollie Parker
Screen Printing - Archer Willems
Robotics Urban Search and Resue- Micah Mekhitarian and Max Yee
Statesman Awards were received by: Sebastian Chinen, Liz Osoy and Valeriya Smaliy

SkillsUSA National Conference 2017


  • Bronze: Entrepreneurship - Danielle Choy, Natalie Deng, Hayley Villapudua, and Brandon Lee




**Thank you to our SkillsUSA advisors: Sandra Matson-Fennell, Cathy Mason, Mike Hogan, Garrett Shorr, Anthony Garcia, and Eef Vanlersal.**