Leslie Cain - Caddo Kiowa Technology Center, Fort Cobb
THEN: Leslie, with her two children, escaped an abusive marriage and fled to her parent’s vacation home. Leslie enrolled in the Electronics program at CKTC to provide for her family and later retrained for a second career in Child Development. CKTC helped Leslie
- Place her children in worry-free, on-campus childcare through CKTC’s Early Childhood Development and Services.
- Earn recognition as an Outstanding Nontraditional CareerTech Student.
- Obtain an associate degree from OSU Institute of Technology, Okmulgee, in Electronics.
- Receive on-line training for a new career in child development.
NOW: After a successful 10-year career as an electronics technician with Explore Pipeline, University of Oklahoma and Oklahoma Mesonet, Leslie wanted a career change. Because of her previous experience with CKTC, Leslie is taking online classes to obtain a Child Development Associate certification.