Posted Date: 05/29/2020
Mid-America Technology Center Cyber Security teacher Ethan Murphy was selected as the 2020 Oklahoma SkillsUSA Advisor of the Year. The Advisor of the Year Award was created to recognize dedicated career and technical education instructors who serve as SkillsUSA advisors.
This award honors those instructors who have poured their hearts and souls into providing the best opportunities for all students in SkillsUSA and who have gone above and beyond what was expected from them in the classroom.
Cyber Security student and state officer Alissa Morgan said the following about her teacher and SkillsUSA advisor, “Never dismissing a chance to change a student's life whether through a teacher, business partner, or faculty member Mr. Murphy has impacted individuals throughout the nation. I'm honored to watch, not only my classmates grow through his philosophies, but himself grow. As time passes, I become more astonished by his character, durability, and leadership skills that make Mr. Ethan Murphy the most outstanding advisor. I'm blessed and honored to learn from him every day, while he teaches me how one person may impact many.”
Murphy’s teaching and guidance has impacted hundreds of students and his care and compassion for students is a model for advisors to follow. Mid-America is proud of Murphy and congratulates him for receiving this prestigious award.