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Governor Abbott Appoints Waco ISD’s McKethan to Industry-Based Certification Advisory Council

 Donna McKethan sworn in for statewide advisory council 

Pictured from left to right: Waco ISD Executive Director for Secondary Education David Hamilton, Mark McKethan, McLennan County Judge Scott Felton, Dr. Christine Holecek, Dean, Future Educators Academy, Donna McKethan, and Waco ISD Board of Trustees President Angela Tekell.


Donna McKethan, Waco ISD Director of Career & Technical Education, was recently appointed by Governor Gregg Abbott to the Industry-Based Certification Advisory Council, a statewide advisory council established to advise the Texas Workforce Commission regarding the alignment of public high school career and technology education programs with current and future workforce needs in communities, regions, and the state. McKethan will serve a four-year term on the nine-member council which represents industry in the state, public education, and public colleges.

Donna McKethan sworn in for statewide advisory councilOn Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021, McKethan was sworn in by McLennan County Judge Scott Felton. Please click here to read the official statement from Governor Abbot’s office.