PERCY JACKSON

AND THE OLYMPIANS:

The Lightning Thief

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STARTS: JULY 23

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The TK1 Professional Pathways Archive

The Professional Pathways Archive is a video repository of the amazing careers in Northern NM. Designed for a teenage audience, these videos feature local graduates now working in the skilled trades, in fighting wildland fires — and soon in many other domains as well. Our newest videos (to the right) we shot up at Taos Ski Valley; and over the summer we captured Careers in Wildland Fire Management, shot during the Hermit’s Peak – Calf Canyon fire.

With funding from the Northwest Regional Education Cooperative #2, TK1 has also created six videos featuring skilled tradespeople throughout Northern NM. Each video explores a different trade by interviewing a local tradesperson and then showing images of that individual at a job site. The intent is to inspire a student audience, informing them of the choices a local individual made upon graduating high school to the current stage of their career, including income level, responsibilities, and aspirations.


Under TK1’s supervision and direction, students from Questa, Peñasco, Mesa Vista, Jemez Mountains, and Pojoaque will lead these video shoots. TK1 professional staff will then edit the footage into final products according to a tight production timeline. Final versions of the videos will be shown on September 15, 2022 at the National Skilled Trades Day Fair in Peñasco.


The ultimate outcome of this work is to show students very real, very rewarding, and very achievable career paths that can keep them in this state as highly productive members of society. This will also help fill a growing void in the local workforce, and ideally will be the first videos of an extensive archive of local careers and work.


Chef de Cuisine – 192 @ the Blake

To capture this fascinating career, TK1 sat down with Chef De Cuisine of 192 at The Blake at TSV, Kayla Trujillo, to discuss her culinary journey and the benefits of working at the Taos Ski Valley. Kayla graduated from Questa High School.

Student Participants: Kyle Julinski, Talon Trujillo, Sam Weldon.


Careers in Wildland Fire Management

Featuring multiple interviews with individuals here to fight 2022’s Hermit’s Peak – Calf Canyon Fire.


Student Participants: Angel Romero and Isaiah Brown


Journeyman Lineman Paul Romero

Featuring Peñasco High School Graduate Paul Romero


Student Participants: Jared Lujan and Adam Archuleta


Teacher Sponsor: Daniel Tafoya

Appliance Repairman Sergio Arellano

Featuring Peñasco High School Graduate Sergio Arellano


Student Participants: Jared Lujan and Adam Archuleta


Teacher Sponsor: Daniel Tafoya

Journeyman Electrician Leon Ortega

Featuring Mesa Vista High School Graduate Leon Ortega


Student Participants: Julian Trujillo, Rudy Trujillo and Anthony Griego


Teacher Sponsor: Scott Gramer

Front Office Manager @ The Blake

A student team interviewed Joshua Garcia on his job as the front office manager at the sumptuous Blake hotel up in Taos Ski Valley. Josh graduated from Taos High School.


Student Participants: Kyle Julinski, Talon Trujillo, Sam Weldon.

CNA Health Assistant Gabrielle Corrales

Featuring Coronado High School Graduate Gabrielle Corrales


Student Participant: Thomas Rieck


Teacher Sponsors: Crystal Gallegos and Frank Chacon

EMTs Lynn Suskey and Marco Gutierres

Featuring Coronado High School Graduates Lynn Suskey and Marco Gutierres


Student Participant: Thomas Rieck


Teacher Sponsors: Crystal Gallegos and Frank Chacon

Plumbers and Pipefitters Alex and Colton Law

Featuring Pojoaque High School Graduates Aelx and Colton Law


Student Participants: Michael Apodaca and Raquel Martinez


Teacher Sponsor: Lorenzo Martinez


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