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Woelfel, Mercier & Kinyon Graduate from John Deere Ag Tech Program

posted on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 in Blog


Riesterer & Schnell would like to congratulate Brennen Woelfel, Brad Mercier and Ryan Kinyon for graduating from the John Deere Ag Tech program at Madison Area Technical College (MATC) on Friday.

Woelfel and Mercier work in Denmark under Service Manager Jesse Vanne, and Kinyon works in Campbellsport under Service Manager Joe Nelson. Each graduate was sponsored in the program by their dealer location.

Having completed the program, Woelfel, Mercier and Kinyon are now full-time technicians for Riesterer & Schnell.

The John Deere Ag Tech program is an opportunity for high school graduates who are interested in a career as a John Deere Service Technician. It is a two-year Associate Degree program provided through a partnership between Deere & Co., MATC and Riesterer & Schnell.

Through the dealer sponsorship, students are provided funding for tuition and books, part-time employment, uniforms and computer access to John Deere resources.

To learn more about John Deere’s Ag Tech program, follow the link below.

Ag Tech Program

From left: Jesse Vanne (Denmark Service Manager), Brennen Woelfel and Brad Mercier.

Joe Nelson (Campbellsport Service Manager) and Ryan Kinyon.

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