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The Ernest Righetti High School Agriculture Department is pleased to recognize 36 students who earned industry certifications this academic year.

Through an intensive certification program, the students gained essential career skills in various Career and Technical Education (CTE) subject areas that will promote a successful transition to postsecondary education and the workforce.


The students completed on-line quizzes in a variety of industry areas, according to Amy Guerra, Warrior Agriculture Teacher. The industry areas are sponsored by large corporations and are available to Ag students through a special program.


These industry certifications are an amazing opportunity and advantage for students to have when applying for jobs and colleges.” Guerra added.


The certification recipients include:

  • Alexis Martinez - Elanco Fundamentals of Animal Science Certification; Elanco Veterinary Medical Applications Certification
  • Andrew Paz - Elanco Fundamentals of Animal Science Certification; Elanco Veterinary Medical Applications Certification
  • Angelica Beltran - AMSA Culinary Meat Selection & Cookery Certification; AMSA Food Safety & Science Certification
  • Anna Flores - Elanco Veterinary Medical Applications Certification
  • Ashley Argueta - AMSA Culinary Meat Selection & Cookery Certification; Benz School of Floral Design Principles of Floral Design Certification; Food Safety & Science Certification
  • Audrey Herrera - Southwest Airlines Professional Communications Certification
  • Brayden Ruiz - AMSA Culinary Meat Selection & Cookery Certification
  • Brianna Cardilino - Elanco Fundamentals of Animal Science Certification
  • Brooke Barredo - Southwest Airlines Professional Communications Certification
  • Carly Lewton - Elanco Fundamentals of Animal Science Certification; AMSA Food Safety & Science Certification
  • Carmella Torres - Southwest Airlines Professional Communications Certification; School of Floral Design Principles of Floral Design Certification
  • Daisy Romero - AMSA Culinary Meat Selection & Cookery Certification
  • Dalissa Cuevas - AMSA Culinary Meat Selection & Cookery Certification; Food Safety & Science Certification
  • Damian Perez - Express Employment Professionals Career Preparedness Certification; Elanco Veterinary Medical Applications Certification
  • Denisse Tovar - AMSA Culinary Meat Selection & Cookery Certification; AMSA Food Safety & Science Certification
  • Eric Velazquez - NCLCA Principles of Livestock Selection & Evaluation Certification
  • Erik Flores - AMSA Culinary Meat Selection & Cookery Certification; School of Floral Design Principles of Floral Design Certification
  • Hailey Myers - Elanco Veterinary Medical Applications Certification
  • Hannah Pope - Elanco Veterinary Medical Applications Certification; Employment Professionals Career Preparedness Certification; Fundamentals of Animal Science Certification; Employment Professionals Business Office Technology; Southwest Airlines Professional Communications Certification
  • Isabella Ramos - NCLCA Principles of Livestock Selection & Evaluation Certification; School of Floral Design Principles of Floral Design Certification
  • Jacquelynn Castillo - AMSA Culinary Meat Selection & Cookery Certification
  • Jazmin Felix - Southwest Airlines Professional Communications Certification; Food Safety & Science Certification
  • Jocelyn Anaya - Express Employment Professionals Business Office Technology Certification; Principles of Small Engine Technology Certification
  • Joseph Choi - AMSA Meat Evaluation Certification
  • Joseph Jaime - AMSA Food Safety & Science Certification
  • Joshua Lopez - Southwest Airlines Professional Communications Certification
  • Kaili Villanueva - AMSA Meat Evaluation Certification
  • Krystal Luna - Elanco Fundamentals of Animal Science Certification; Elanco Veterinary Medical Applications Certification
  • Malia Souza - Elanco Veterinary Medical Applications Certification; Fundamentals of Animal Science Certification
  • Maliya Meza - AMSA Culinary Meat Selection & Cookery Certification; Food Safety & Science Certification
  • Michelle Trujillo - AMSA Culinary Meat Selection & Cookery Certification; Meat Evaluation Certification
  • Nicole Plude - AMSA Food Safety & Science Certification; Elanco Veterinary Medical Applications Certification; Elanco Fundamentals of Animal Science Certification
  • Penelope Delacruz - Elanco Fundamentals of Animal Science Certification
  • Quigley Espinola - Bayer CropScience Plant Science Certification
  • Sonora Robertson - Southwest Airlines Professional Communications Certification
  • Zach Brown - Elanco Veterinary Medical Applications Certification


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