Deborah Rowe is a Director II for Stanislaus County Office of Education and Executive Director of VOLT Institute. Before joining SCOE and the VOLT, Deb spent 10-years as Principal & Assistant Principal at James C. Enochs High School, 5-years as a CTE teacher at Downey HS, 8-years as a special education nurse at Beyer HS and 8-years in nursing at Memorial Hospital. Deb holds degrees in Nursing, MJC; Bachelors in Vocational Ed., CSU, Sacramento and Masters in Administration, CSU, Stanislaus.
Bob has worked with, and around the maintenance of electrical and mechanical systems for the past 49 years. Bob spent 15 of those years as a contractor of the Federal Government, and the rest in Industrial Maintenance in the private sector, in troubleshooting, installation and repair of mechanical/electrical systems. Locally, Bob worked at Carpenter Company in Lathrop, CA for 17 years, maintaining production equipment and systems as well as maintaining and programming PLC control systems. Most recently, Bob worked at J.R. Simplot maintaining, repairing, and installing instrumentation such as flowmeters, pressure indicators, and associated controls. A 20 year Navy Veteran, Bob retired from the Navy Reserves in 1995. Bob is married with 3 children, 5 step-children, 21 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. He has resided in Lathrop, CA since 1995.
For over 46 years with Tri-Valley Growers, Signature Fruits, and Seneca Foods, Chad held various roles including: Machine Operator, Fork Lift Driver, Sub & Area Department Supervisor and Plant Maintenance Supervisor. Chad holds various industry certificates and distinctions in areas of focus such as: Microbiology, Acidified foods, Thermal processing, Records, Over Pressure, Glass/Rigid containers, Instruments & Sanitation.
As an instructor, Tommy has worked with the junior college machine tool technology night classes during the 1979-1981 curriculum. His work experience has been being employed by the top tier machine shops in the local areas. His specialty has been in design, engineering, machining, and fabrication of complex mechanical parts. He has worked in the field for the past 39 years supplying parts for structural fabrication, machine parts, general machining and welding, and high tech industries.
At present, he owns and operates a machining and fabricating company based in Lathrop.
Kevin is excited to be a part of the VOLT team. He is passionate about Central Valley Communities and the people who live here. His professional background includes experience in agriculture, construction, photography, filmmaking, radio, and marketing communications.