Americus Times-Recorder, Americus, Georgia

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April 10, 2012

ed Eschmann joins SGTC as welding and joining technology instructor

AMERICUS — Ted Eschmann of Preston has joined South Georgia Technical College as a full-time welding and joining technology Instructor on SGTC’s Americus campus, announced SGTC President Sparky Reeves recently. Eschmann has been employed with SGTC for the past five years as an adjunct welding instructor, and he is filling the full-time position that was recently vacated by retiree Duane Register.

“We are pleased to have Ted on our team as a full-time instructor now,” remarked Reeves. “He has already proved himself as an excellent instructor of welding and joining technology in his past five years as an adjunct instructor.”

Before SGTC, Eschmann was a Hudson Forest Equipment Dealer at Eschmann “4” Forestry Equipment, CNC Machinist at Thrust Aircraft, Machinist at Cooper Lighting, and a farmer.

Eschmann graduated from SGTC’s welding and joining technology program in 2000, then earned his advanced welding certificate, machine tool technology diploma, advanced machine tool technology diploma, and AWS Pipe Welding Certification from SGTC as well.

In addition to teaching welding and joining yechnology courses, Eschmann will be responsible for selecting and adapting instructional materials, selecting and assessing student learning outcomes, fostering effective learning in both classroom and lab settings, and promoting good public relations via contacts and regular communications with business, industry, and the public sector.

Eschmann and his wife Ashley reside in Preston. He is a member of the American Welding Society and Macedonia Baptist Church in Preston.

“I have enjoyed working at SGTC for the past five years and I’m excited to be a full-time instructor now,” said Eschmann.

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