Student Spotlight: Lisa Smith

Student Spotlight: Lisa Smith

Management Development

| By: Britten, Casey T

Career Program: Management Development
Originally From: Black Creek
Current Residence: Shiocton
Age: 35
Attended FVTC: Spring 2018-Present

Why did you choose the Management Development program?

I love to inspire others to be their best. As a current leader, I not only strive to lead my team to success, but I enjoy sharing my experience with other leaders. This program will give me additional tools to grow in my career.

What are you learning about your career field that you find interesting or rewarding?

I have been learning a lot about myself and what I am capable of. The classes are flexible to meet my needs, but challenge me to see different types of leadership in other industries.

Why did you choose Fox Valley Technical College?

Fox Valley Technical College has not only provided me with a flexible learning environment, but the Appleton campus is close enough where I can get support when I need it. The staff is friendly and their flexibility options allow me to be a full-time employee and a part-time student.

How did Fox Valley Technical College help you change your life?

Fox Valley Tech has given me the confidence to pursue my education goals. Through my continued efforts to earn my associate degree, I have become a strong advocate of pursuing your goals, regardless of obstacles that may come your way.

What type of job do you expect to find after graduation?

As a current sales manager, my career goals are to advance into a senior leadership position so I can inspire other leaders.