Council on Career & Technical Education

  • Purpose Statement

    The Council for Career and Technical Education (CCATE) serves in an advisory capacity to the Superintendent to review Washoe County School District (WCSD) Signature Academy and Career & Technical Education (CTE) curriculum, design, content, and operations to determine effectiveness in preparing students to meet the needs of business, industry and the community and successfully enter postsecondary college and career endeavors. 

Meetings & Archive

    To access documents related to the Council on Career & Technical Education, click here to access the meeting archive.
    The Council on Career and Technical Education meet at 5:30 p.m. at the WCSD Administration Building Board Room:
    • Monday, May 20, 2019
    • Monday, October 14, 2019
    • Monday, February 24, 2020
    • Monday, May 18, 2020


    Meeting dates, times, and locations are subject to change.  Check the meeting calendar for meeting posting information.

CCATE Membership

  • The WCSD Council on Career and Technical Education consists of nine (9) voting members whose two-year terms run July - June.  

     For Committee Openings visit:  

    A Industry Rep - IT / Media Robin Tanner June 30, 2019
    B Industry Rep - Skilled and Technical Science Edward Jensen June 30, 2020
    C Industry Rep - Agriculture and Natural Resources Christie Gescheider June 30, 2019
    D Industry Rep - Business and Marketing Veronica Frenkel June 30, 2019
    E Industry Rep - Health Science Brittany Brown June 30, 2020
    F Industry Rep - Education, Hospitality, Human Services Jay Rathman June 30, 2020
    G Post-Secondary Rep Angie Hernandez June 30, 2019
    H CTE Parent/Guardian Rep Matt MacKay June 30, 2020
    I WCSD CTE Student Sydney Fox June 30, 2019


Contact Us

  • Josh Hartzog, Acting Director
    Signature Academies and CTE
    380 Edison Way    
    Reno, Nevada  89502
    Phone - 775.327.3945       
    Fax - 775.861.1299