Campus Description

The Northwest Campus will be located on the southwest corner of Dysart Road and Grand Avenue in Surprise, Arizona. The campus will open in the Fall of 2017 to high school students. The campus is intended to focus on Automotive, Computer Technology, Construction, Health and Beauty, and Medical industries.

Holly Medina

Holly Medina

Northwest Campus Administrator

“It is a privilege to work with young people everyday. I appreciate the energy and passion they bring to our campus. Our future is in great hands!”

Allison Zache

Alison Zache

Cosmetology Instructor

“I love inspiring students to be the best version of themselves. I am honored to teach at West-MEC because our students have a substantial advantage right out of high school with readily usable employment skills and freedom from excessive debt.”

Bradley Whitaker

Bradley Whitaker

IT Security Instructor

“I come from a technical background spanning two decades. I earned my Associates and Bachelors in Multimedia and Virtual Reality from the University of Advancing Technology. Since I have worked in various positions within the industry from Graphic Design to IT Security. I have also taught in many venues over my career.One of my favorite Quotes is “Small changes in initial conditions can radically alter the end product.”  This is from Chaos Theory, and it mathematically represents What I believe to be my impact on the future generations.”

Brittney Blady

Brittney Blady

Physical Therapy Technician Instructor

“I am blessed to get to work with such enthusiastic young individuals who have a passion for the healthcare world. I am humbled to receive the opportunity to give back and inspire students through West-MEC.”

Cheri Snow

Cheri Snow

Cosmetology Instructor

“Teaching students to be successful by following their passion.”

Ivette Hernandez

Ivette Hernandez

Cosmetology Instructor

“I am passionate to teach cosmetology because it allows students to step out of their comfort zone by creating and expressing thoughts and feelings through the scientific study and practice of beauty culture.”

John Miller

John Miller

Law, Public Safety & Security Instructor

“I’m excited to share my passions for teaching and Law Enforcement.  I’m looking forward to helping create a fun environment, inspiring to make a positive difference for learning while influencing students in all different aspects of Law Enforcement along with developing their leadership skills at all levels, and effectively applying these skills within the ethical framework of the Criminal Justice System.”

Kristina Guy

Kristina Guy

Campus Program Counselor

“I’m excited to be a part of West-MEC. I love being the bridge between the passion in students that teachers ignite and their future.”

Lillian Castrovinci

Lillian Castrovinci

Administrative Assistant

“West-MEC provides students an opportunity to gain valuable experience through its many programs. I believe that through education and industry partnerships, West-MEC is preparing our students for success. I am glad to be a part of this vision.”

Stacy Ray

Stacy Ray

Medical Assisting Instructor

“I am honored to be a part of the West-MEC team. The students amaze me every day. I hope my experience and enthusiasm will help prepare them as doors open into the world of healthcare.”

Starr Kann

Starr Kann

Cosmetology Instructor

“I love to teach and Inspire to make a difference in education and the future of technical careers.”