2015-2016 State Officer Team

SkillsUSA improves the quality of America's skilled workforce through a structured program of citizenship, leadership, employability, technical and professional skills training. SkillsUSA enhances the lives and careers of students, instructors and industry representatives as they strive to be champions at work. 

Nationally, SkillsUSA serves more than 300,000 students and instructors annually. 

The organization has 13,000 school chapters in 54 state and territorial associations. More than 14,500 instructors and administrators are professional members of SkillsUSA.

2016-2017 State Officer Team

2013-2014 State Officer Team

2014-2015 State Officer Team

Mission Statement: SkillsUSA's mission is to empower its members to become world-class workers, leaders and responsible American Citizens.


SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skills workforce. SkillsUSA helps each student excel. 


SkillsUSA benefits students by:

Teaching teamwork and leadership

Reinforcing employability skills

Offering a national contest program

Providing ways to serve the local community

Offering $1 million in scholarships annually

Helping students meet potential employers

SkillsUSA benefits teachers by:
Enhancing the technical curriculum

Helping improve class attitudes

Giving students a way to test their skills

Providing avenues for local industry support

Helping showcase training programs

Gaining greater administrator support

Providing opportunities to network

SkillsUSA benefits schools by:

Showcasing the school to the community

Helping instructors meet educational standards

Improving the quality of training programs

Providing opportunities for recognition

Helping to produce more qualified graduates

Assisting with recruitment and enrollments

SkillsUSA benefits industry by:

Ensuring that programs meet industry needs

Providing opportunities for employment

Helping to promote specific industries

Offering a way to support local programs

SkillsUSA Kansas Founded: 1966

State Director: Becky Warren


The Kansas Organization: SkillsUSA serves students enrolled in career and technical education training programs at our Kansas public high schools and colleges. The organization today has  75 school chapters , and serves more than 3,400 members annually. More than 150 instructors and administrators are professional members of SkillsUSA. Our members are known in their schools and communities as leaders and skilled professionals in training.