Pine Tree Culinary Arts competed in the SkillsUSA Competition February 9 in Waco. Pine Tree ISD students Jazlyn Womack, Taeshawn Turner and Amber Smith represented Pine Tree.
Amber Smith competed in the Commercial Baking category and placed 2nd. Smith will continue for the second year in a row in that category in state competition in April.
SkillsUSA is a national membership association serving high school, college and middle school students who are preparing for careers in trade, technical and skilled service occupations, including health occupations, and for further education. SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. SkillsUSA helps each student excel.