A total of 572 students earned degrees and certificates during JCC's May 2012 graduation. Seven students earned two degrees, and seven students earned a degree and a certificate. Fourteen students graduated with highest honors, representing a 4.0 grade point average.
Highest Honors (representing a 4.0 grade point average):
Associate in Arts (A.A.)-Liberal Arts & Sciences: Social Science - Matthew Ludwig of Fredonia and Lynn Keck of Port Allegany, PA; Associate in Science (A.S.)-Business-Business Administration - Zackery Miller and Trenton Stafford of Jamestown, Daniel Bieniek of Randolph, and Cody Oakes of Sinclairville; A.S.-Human Services - Lisa Micciche of Jamestown; A.S.-Individual Studies - Maria Hens of Fredonia and Claire Certo and Kate Foti of Jamestown; A.S.-Liberal Arts & Sciences: Childhood Education - Monica Hvizdzak of Little Valley; A.S.-Liberal Arts & Sciences: Early Childhood Education - Meagan Marsh of Sinclairville; Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.)-Medical Office Technology - Judy Vara of Fredonia; and A.A.S.-Nursing - Vivian Rohe of Freedom.
High Honors representing a grade point average of 3.50 to 3.99):
A.A.-Liberal Arts & Sciences: Humanities - Devin Callahan of Jamestown; A.A.-Liberal Arts & Sciences: Social Science - Kaitlyn Sexton of Bolivar, Nicole Popielarz of Cherry Creek, Jamie Smith of Cuba, Danielle Siracuse of Fredonia, Erin Haag, Alice Reid, and Renee Willett of Jamestown, Shelby Ellis of Little Valley, Todd Parke of Olean, Sara Trombley of South Dayton; A.S.-Biotechnology - James Wilson of Cattaraugus, Christy Twilight of Jamestown, Katie Trank of Perrysburg; A.S.-Business-Business Administration - Morgan Molfino of Jamestown, Victoria Wessel of Lakewood, Casey Bray and Michael Green of Portville; A.S.-Computer Science - Steven Cowan of Celoron, Benjamin Jackson of Randolph; A.S.-Criminal Justice - Richard Heidrick of Allegany, Andrew Carriero of Gowanda, Michael Maycock of Kennedy, Jennifer Reed of Lakewood, Darren McIntyre of Portland, Nathan Lauber of Salamanca; A.S.-Engineering Science - Kahl Counts of Ashville; A.S.-Environmental Science - Lauren Sharp of Sinclairville; A.S.-Fine Arts: Music - Gabrielle Carr of Dunkirk, Alexander Peterson of Jamestown; A.S.-Fine Arts: Studio Arts - Sharise Peacock of Cuba, Madalena Di Moscato of Fredonia, Shelia Benson of Jamestown, Borgstrom of Portland; A.S.-Human Services - Natalie Marsh of Bemus Point, Jose Carmona of Dunkirk, Jillian Markham of Fredonia, Bethany Territo of Machias, Megan Hurd of Port Allegany, PA, Savannah Blanchard of Sherman, Tandy Shields of Wellsville; A.S.-Individual Studies - Shane Gallivan of Angola, Jacob Brostrom of Ashville, Brian Julian of Bemus Point, Samantha Wulff of Campbell, Hannah Neckers of Clymer, Christian VanTassel of Cuba, Jacob Swanson of Dewittville, Melanie Luciano of Dunkirk, Aaron Stone of Fredonia, Jericca Linderman of Hinsdale, Daniel Coffaro, Irene Culpepper, Jamie Ernewein, Tammi Kavanaugh, Emily Radnovich, and Nicole Triscuit of Jamestown, Holly Wojtowicz of Kill Buck, Nicole Bush of Lakewood, Heather Chaffee of Shinglehouse, PA, Mariah Cranston of West Valley; A.S.-Liberal Arts & Sciences: Adolescence Education - Desiree Lyman of Belmont, Ashley Gardner of Campbell, Samuel Leone of Fredonia; A.S.-Liberal Arts & Sciences: Childhood Education - Danielle Broughton of Angelica, Chelsea Young of Gowanda; A.S.-Liberal Arts & Sciences: Early Childhood Education - Tiffany Hodges of Jamestown; A.S.-Liberal Arts & Sciences: Mathematics & Science - Anna Nietupski of Cassadaga, Aaron Boedecker of Falconer, Hayley Stanbro of Franklinville, Aaron McClean of Fredonia, Tokin Kim of Friendship, Scott Wilson of Jamestown, Alexandria Johnson of Lakewood, Kyle Vaughn of Little Genesee, Susan Barlett, Lisa Gardiner, and Dianne Pfeiffer of Olean, Brianna Loop of Randolph, Lauren Sharp of Sinclairville; A.S.-Media Arts - Vincent Gerace and Madeline Schlick of Jamestown; A.A.S.-Business-Accounting - Kristin Peterson of Eldred, PA, John Coulter and Kelli Dick of Olean, Laura Van Ord of Russell, PA; A.A.S.-Business-Business Administration - James DiBlasi of Olean, Crystal McCleaft of Shinglehouse, PA; A.A.S.-Criminal Justice-Police - Todd Parke of Olean; A.A.S.-Digital/Computer Technology - James Addington of Dunkirk; A.A.S.-Human Services - Tracy Grant-Goodwill of Jamestown, Kaitlee Derx of Olean, Rebecca Hammersley of Warren, PA; A.A.S.-Individual Studies - Jessica Lyon and Brandon Wilson of Jamestown, Amanda Koniak of Salamanca; A.A.S.-Information Technology - Michael Szoszorek of Forestville, Marc Carson of Mayville; A.A.S.-Mechanical Technology - Kirby Jerge of Franklinville; A.A.S.-Medical Office Technology - Sarah Potter of Arcade, Tammy Ellis of Cattaraugus, Melayne Curtis of Dunkirk, Adrienne Kelligan of Port Allegany, PA; A.A.S.-Nursing - Leasa Peterson and Nicole Steinhauer of Bradford, PA, Raleigh White of Clymer, Rebecca Lukasik of Dunkirk, Sara Malanowski of Ellicottville, Howard Rogers of Falconer, Erin Fisk of Jamestown, Robert Brassard of Lakewood, Debra Parker of Mayville, Mary Murdock of Salamanca, Leah Reiner of Shinglehouse, PA, John Ratzel of Smethport, PA, Shawnna Emley of Stockton, Deidra Rowan of Warren, PA, Vicki Risjan of Westfield; A.A.S.-Occupational Therapy Assistant - Mallory Deuink of Clymer, Vanessa McGraw of Erie, PA, Kelly Schober of Forestville, Rachel Hamilton and Wendy Strickland of Jamestown, Andrew Lescynski of Lakewood, Shanae Abdo of Olean, Danielle-Aviva Millman of St. Augustine, FL, Jonnie Geiger of Shinglehouse, PA, Katherine Dooher of Syracuse, Laura Higley of Union City, PA, Deborah Hornburg of Warren, PA; A.A.S.-Professional Piloting - Gloria Green of North Tonawanda; A.A.S.-Welding Technology - Kyla Hill and Christopher Proctor of Jamestown, Joseph Monthony of Lakewood; Certificate-Early Childhood Development - Jessica Lyon of Jamestown, Megan Hurd of Port Allegany, PA; Certificate-Law Enforcement Technology - Dylan Burch of Cuba, Daniel Waasdorp of Little Valley; Certificate-Machine Tool Technology - Joseph Warecki of Cattaraugus.
Honors (representing a grade point average of 3.25 to 3.49):
A.A.-Liberal Arts & Sciences: Humanities - Bridget Murphy of Jamestown; A.A.-Liberal Arts & Sciences: Social Science - Olivia Blake of Cuba, Micah Sebouhian of Dunkirk, Heather Long of Frewsburg, Krista Ecklund and Arianne Thomas of Jamestown, Natasha Jashurek of Mayville, Chelsye Wells of West Valley; A.S.-Biotechnology - Patrick Kissane of Camillus; A.S.-Business-Business Administration - Wendy Mallaber of Cherry Creek, Brittney Ihrig of Dunkirk, Charity Myers of Falconer, Barbara Farrell of Fredonia, Chuling Liu of Jamestown, Ellis Smith of Jamestown, Alicia Mikowicz of Olean, Eric Andrews of Randolph, Ryan Hewlett of West Valley; A.S.-Communication - Libby Kellogg of Cuba; A.S.-Criminal Justice - Cody Budzinski of Ashville, William Colburn of Ellington, Derrick Monroe of Salamanca; A.S.-Engineering Science - Taylor Seavy of Brocton; A.S.-Fine Arts: Music - Megan Emory of Erie, PA; A.S.-Human Services - Lydia Bushman of Forestville, Chelsea Gray of Fredonia, Kate Goodwill of Jamestown, Ashley Heintz and Sabrina Zabala of Lakewood; A.S.-Individual Studies - Madeline Apperson of Bemus Point, Kami Doane of Bolivar, Hillary Belin of Cassadaga, Kimberly Haller of Collins, Jenna Moss of Dewittville, Andrea Lamphear of Fredonia, Brian Barmore of Gerry, Ian Byrne, Mikinna Martin, and Jessica North of Jamestown, Erin Seaburg of Lakewood, Keshia Koen of Morrisville, Olivia Nagel and Daniel Wiggers of Panama, Lindsey Alday of Sherman, Sara Arnold of Tidioute, PA, Dylan Russ of Warren, PA; A.S.-Liberal Arts & Sciences: Childhood Education - Casey Konieczka of Olean; A.S.-Liberal Arts & Sciences: Mathematics & Science - Christina Bowman, Gregory Johnson, and Taylor Phillips of Ashville, Nikole Lindquist of Cherry Creek, Austie Lawrence of Jamestown, Randi Bilinski of Panama; A.S.-Media Arts - Nathan Norman of Collins and Alicia Gleason of Mayville; A.S.-Physical Education Studies - William Colburn of Ellington; A.A.S.-Business-Accounting - Francisco Rivera of Dunkirk, Michelle Bacher of Olean; A.A.S.-Business-Business Administration - Alyson Morton of Belfast, Eric Salem of Franklinville; A.A.S.-Criminal Justice-Police - Joseph Pintagro of Jamestown, Tiffany Griffin of Salamanca; A.A.S.-Digital/Computer Technology - Joshua Thielges of Jamestown; A.A.S.-Human Services - Shelly Dillenburg of Forestville; A.A.S.-Individual Studies - Karen Meier of Gerry, Angelo Giuffre, Josh Gonzalez, and Nicholas Hummerich of Jamestown, Elizabeth Grigsby of Olean; A.A.S.-Mechanical Technology - Douglas Buffone of Jamestown; A.A.S.-Medical Office Technology - Wendy Woleben of Brocton, Denise Markham of Falconer, Barbara Farrell of Fredonia, Takeisha France of Olean; A.A.S.-Nursing - Sharon Stalker of Angelica, Nicole Keane of Bradford, PA, Brynn Rose of Caneadea, Cortney Whitman of Coudersport, PA, Thomas Hurrle of Eldred, PA, Kimberly Lesmes of Fredonia, Kayla Brawdy, Felicia Dulaney, Harry Horton, and Kristen Yarber of Jamestown, Rebecca Thompson of Kane, PA, Kathleen Guild of Kennedy, Ashley Courtney of Lakewood, Janet Merchant of Mayville, Samantha Armstrong, Trisha Folland, Oliver Gilroy, and Tobias Hawkins of Olean, Sara Aderman of Salamanca, Cassie Saltsman of Smethport, PA, Christine Conti of Stockton, Jenny Bojanowski, Nicole Brosius, Chad Burns, Jennifer Chase, and Kristy Zavinski of Warren, PA; A.A.S.-Occupational Therapy Assistant - Melinda Morrison of Randolph, Brittany Morrison of Sinclairville; A.A.S.-Professional Piloting - Sean Peters of Jamestown; A.A.S.-Welding Technology - James VanEarden of Clymer, Patric Mitchell and Charles Purdy of Jamestown, Joshua Simsick of Salamanca; Certificate-Digital Audio Production - Vinessa Hooten Perez of Jamestown; Certificate-Digital Graphic Design & Publishing - Ian Byrne of Jamestown; Certificate-Early Childhood Development - Evelyn Sievert of Fredonia; Certificate-Welding Technology - Willie Kaminski of Angola.
Other graduates include:
A.A.-Liberal Arts & Sciences: Social Science - Chelsea Lewis of Bolivar, Adrian Neza of Bronx, Brandon Clayson of Cuba, Rachel Teets of Dewittville, Brooke Budinger of Eldred, PA, Christopher Balon of Falconer, James Lemanski of Fredonia, Fanta Dibassy, Carika Dixon, and Julia Marsh of Jamestown, Noah Westfall of Kennedy, Nathan Swanson of Lakewood, Jonathan Langebartel of Maple Springs, Anna Hunt of Mayville, Michael Anderson and Sara Wesley of Olean, , Allan McCormick and Gina Roselli of Salamanca, Jessica Dorrion of Youngsville, PA; A.S.-Biotechnology - James Salamone of Dunkirk, Rachael Frye of Jamestown; A.S.-Business-Business Administration - Rolando Colon and Richard Zappie of Dunkirk, Raegen Dye, Jerrica Marucci, and Kyle Peterson of Falconer, Marcello Miceli of Fredonia, Jason Carlson, Bobbi Hopkins, Robert Kobel, Amanda Krywy, and Joshua Straight of Jamestown, Jonathon Bellardo of Kennedy, Christopher Hoeft of Mayville, Ryan Carney, Brian Graham, Carson Gumtow, Andrew Mapes, and Chelsea Ozogar of Olean, Kayla Orsini of Springville; A.S.-Communication - Bridget Wagner of Jamestown, James Hettenbaugh of Warren, PA; A.S.-Computer Science - Kyle Ecklund of Jamestown, Carl Robinson of Schenectady; A.S.-Criminal Justice - Christina DeLorenzo of Allegany, Heidi Kenworthy of Canadian, TX, Kenneth Betts of Cassadaga, Jared Lokenberg of Ceres, Daniel Forster of Charlotte, NC, Natasha Torres of Dunkirk, Kevin Wise of Falconer, Dale Ransom of Fredonia, Alison Baker of Frewsburg, Travis Moore of Gowanda, Antoine Aronson, Tanner Delahoy, Ryan Main, and Kara Sample of Jamestown; Tyler Lewis and Channing Zandi of Olean, John Dunn of Portville, Andrew Ray of Richburg, and Natalie Luder of Westfield; A.S.-Human Services - Ryan Waller of Dunkirk, Janelle Goodrich of Franklinville, Bethany Smart of Jamestown, Joshua Miller of Randolph, Jordan Mclean of Saranac Lake; A.S.-Individual Studies - Justin First of Allegany, Jeremy Eddy of Ashville, Nathan Davis of Barnegat, NJ, Alexandra Gatto, Catherine Graham, Kyle Griffith, Chelse Loucks of Bemus Point; Ashley Becker and Jennifer McClaran of Brocton, Andrew Joseph of Brooklyn, Mark Gibbs and Sarah Griffith of Cattaraugus, Jacob Decker and Amie Secrist of Cuba, Jennica Hawley of Dewittville, Terrence Browne, Charles Johnson, Kyrie McNiff, Michael Privitera, Joshua Webber, and Bradley Westling of Dunkirk, Maria Anderson of East Otto, Melissa Johnson and Matthew Peterson of Falconer, Nicholas Bianco and Bridget Fox of Franklinville, Michael DiPalma, Michael Heald, Palma LaBarbera, Tyler Malkowski, Ariel Messina, Cathryn Millin, and Anthony Polvino of Fredonia, Andrew Dove of Frewsburg, Carl Greene of Friendship, Cory Heitzenrater of Gowanda, Kaitlyn Schena of Great Valley, Alexandria McLaughlin of Hinsdale, Ryan Atkins, Amy Brombacher, Amber Butts, Cory Carlson, Alissa Conyer, Onnalee Harris, Kathryn Higginbotham, Jared Kinem, Laura Livengood, Aaron Nelson, Brian Nichols, Krystina Papaserge, Kristen Ralph, Allison Smith, and Joseph Triscuit of Jamestown, Robert Smith of Kennedy, Lucinda Dulmus-Dye and Holly Rios of Lakewood, Kelsey Bever and Bradley Poole of Little Valley, Jennifer Fuller of Mayville, Xavier Kennedy-Churnac of New York City, Susan Muse, Shelby Rice, and Emily Sullivan of Olean, Gabrielle D'Ercole of Penfield, Mary Kibbey of Pittsfield, PA, Jacqueline Merle and Marie Montgomery of Portland, Autumn Brown, Kristen Durow, and Kelsey Wheeler of Randolph, Caleb Abrams, Hiliary Armagost, and John Block of Salamanca, Stephanie Carris of Sherman, Matthew Postle of Silver Creek, Brittney Kauffman and Val Patterson of Sinclairville, Brandy Ratzel of Smethport, PA, Jillian Brunswick of South Dayton, Ashley Draggett of Stockton, Katherin Donovan of Wanakena, Jeremiah Bullock, Jessica Fileger, Jeffrey Munksgard, and David Saporito of Warren, PA, Michaela Meleen of Westfield; A.S.-Liberal Arts & Sciences: Adolescence Education - Kelly Proudman of Jamestown, Jacob Wood of Stockton; A.S.-Liberal Arts & Sciences: Childhood Education - Megan Ahlstrom of Dunkirk, Jessica Carson of Falconer, Rebecca Cultrara of Frewsburg, Ashley Wilcox of Jamestown, Hannah Abram of Sinclairville; A.S.-Liberal Arts & Sciences: Early Childhood Education - Amanda Ortel of Forestville, Sofia Tardi of Fredonia, Ashley-Nicol Genco of Jamestown; A.S.-Liberal Arts & Sciences: Mathematics & Science - Keana Donaldson of Dunkirk, Thomas Raab of Ellicottville, Michael Osborne and Ashley Scott of Franklinville, Cody Holzhausen, Catherine Lilienthal, and Elizabeth Nowell of Jamestown; A.S.-Media Arts - Bernard Jakiela of Fredonia, Mason Lange and Adam Rodriguez of Jamestown, Amanda Seaward of Olean, Justin Baker of Portville, Dylan Freedman of Rochester; A.S.-Physical Education Studies - Katie Brown of Fredonia, Kyle Mager of Frewsburg, Jose Alicea and Zachary Kiendl of Jamestown, Jillian Rowe of Little Valley; A.A.S.-Business-Accounting - Jason Johnson of Allegany, Christopher Tom of Olean; A.A.S.-Business-Business Administration - Amy Maedl and Samantha Webster of Cuba, Arthur Hill of Gowanda, Andrew Blasdell, Shannon Nixon, Joseph Popielarz, and Christopher Prinzi of Jamestown, Megan Giardini of Olean; A.A.S.-Computer Information Systems - Nicole Szydlo of Fredonia; A.A.S.-Criminal Justice-Police - Zachariah Koczwara and Michael Waclawski of Dunkirk, Dawn LaRoy of Falconer, Jacob Berger and Alfred Reynolds of Fredonia, Christopher Woods of Fulton, Vincent Horth of Little Valley, Stephen Jacobson of Salamanca, Travis Mizell of West Valley; A.A.S.-Digital/Computer Technology - Joshua Unger of Celoron, Thomas Haynes and Jonathan Tirado of Dunkirk; A.A.S.-Human Services - Linda Simpson and Nathan Fellows of Gerry; A.A.S.-Individual Studies - Nicholas Zee of Ardsley, William Larson of Dunkirk, Judy Wyllys of East Randolph, Brooke Shelley of Falconer, Myra Reardon of Franklinville, Alexis Gadra, Lindsey Long, and Ronni Thompson of Fredonia, Corey Raymond of Frewsburg, Anita Eriksen of Jamestown, Kelly Atwell of Little Genesee, Thomas DeMarco, Jessica Gardner, Alicia Stebbins of Olean, Steven Hansen and Justin Hyde of Silver Creek, Devin Anni of Sinclairville, Jana Hanks of Warren, PA; A.A.S.-Information Technology - Wayne Lamphier of Cattaraugus, Cora Hodges of Jamestown, Cory Wickles of North East, PA; A.A.S.-Mechanical Technology - Christopher Erdmann of Randolph, Graham Mahaffey of Russell, PA; A.A.S.-Medical Office Technology - Amber Szopinski of Dunkirk, Angela Bund, Marquida Hughes, and Milagros Perez of Jamestown, Andrea Miller of Lakewood, Brittany Livoto of Olean; A.A.S.-Nursing - Molly Callahan of Allegany, Shelby Arvidson and Emily Cornell of Bemus Point, Rose Napoleoni of Bolivar, Sarah Guthrie of Brocton, Melinda Young of Corry, PA, Judy Wyllys of East Randolph, Brittany Hepfer and Brittany Martz of Eldred, PA, Paula Chadwick of Falconer, Ashley Cross of Forestville, Brooke Thorne of Franklinville, Kala Brenecki and Michelle Lynden of Fredonia, Colt Holzhausen and Heather Terhune of Frewsburg, Keith Weekley of Friendship, Meshelle Daughenbaugh of Gerry, Elizabeth Lute and Catharine McCready of Hinsdale, James Adams, Eva Andolora, Dustin Galuppo, Kathryn Higginbotham, Jill Johnson, Kimberly Johnson, Kristin Koch, Clarissa Leasure, Jake Lundquist, Nichole Maldonado, Genevieve Rossotto, Lowell Swanson, and Anna Vullo of Jamestown, Tina Hendryx of Lewis Run, PA, Sara Johnson of Little Genesee, Alexia Wilson of Little Valley, Dawn Warner of Mayville, Jillian Magoon of North East, PA, Melissa Krzyzanowski, Sarah Prymak, Stacy Reagle, Mark Ruggles, Deborah Smith, and Karen Youtsey of Olean, Sybil Taylor of Port Allegany, PA, Ginger Lecceardone of Randolph, Charlotte Nelson of Roulette, PA, Kristen Braxton of Silver Creek, Jessica Seagrave of Sinclairville, Cassie Whitney of Ulysses, PA, Cory Burns, Judith Sarruff, Kelly Smith, Amy Wachter, and Barbara Wyant of Warren, PA, Virginia Barrett of Westfield, Jessica Dorrion and Rachel King of Youngsville, PA; A.A.S.-Occupational Therapy Assistant - Sheila Saxton of Ashville, Krista Boyland of Cassadaga, Erika Fain of Frewsburg, Kimberly Scott and Andrew Sutter of Jamestown, Matthew Tomb of Lakewood, Alysia McMillen of Little Valley, Eleesia Livengood of Maple Springs, Nichole Miller of Randolph, Stacey Redeye of Salamanca; A.A.S.-Office Technology - Rachel Kinney of Frewsburg, Betty Moyer of Gowanda; A.A.S.-Professional Piloting - Zachary Osborne of Mayville; A.A.S.-Welding Technology - Jacob Johnson of Jamestown; Certificate-Early Childhood Development - Linda Simpson of Dunkirk; Certificate-Electricity/Electronics - Joshua Unger of Celoron; Certificate-Individual Studies - Tessa Howard of Jamestown; Certificate-Law Enforcement Technology - Zachary Sandberg of Frewsburg, Zachary Klafehn of Olean, James Williams of Westfield; Certificate-Medical Office Technology - Casey Arnold of Bemus Point, Marquida Hughes and Milagros Perez of Jamestown, Kara Bottone of Olean; Certificate-Office Technology - Miranda Childs of Scio; Certificate-Welding Technology - Brett Samuelson of Ashville, Benjamin Brooks and Craig Himes of Jamestown.