Misty Robinson – Pontotoc Technology Center, Ada
THEN: Born with a flair for creative arts. Working with PowerPoint and developing slide shows as a teenager in high school computer science class, Misty developed a passion to express her creativity through graphic design. In pursuit of a career in graphic arts, Misty enrolled in graphic design training at Pontotoc Technology Center, where she
- Learned design techniques and skills in digital photography, sales and time management.
- Placed in the top 12 in an Oklahoma Business Professionals of America competitive event.
- Started a freelance photography and design business.
- Built a solid portfolio that landed her a career opportunity.
NOW: Misty’s career has taken off. Aspiring to become a creative director, Misty is now one of three graphic designers for the world’s largest casino, Winstar World Casino and Resort. She has earned full benefits, salary and a great opportunity to move up within the Chickasaw Nation.