Scott Leavitt from Southwest Technical College (Southwest Tech) was recently recognized as a 2017 American Graduate Champion. The National American Graduate Initiative project celebrates the value of mentorship in workforce education. The Utah Education Network (UEN) along with UtahFutures, highlighted fourteen individuals in the state of Utah including Scott Leavitt of Southwest Tech in Cedar City, Utah. Scott Leavitt is the Employer Services Director at Southwest Tech and aids in helping hundreds of local employees to receive short-term training to stay competitive in their careers. Scott Leavitt also arranges and coordinates community courses that are available to the public. These courses can be found at

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