THE NEWSLETTER OF PENN FOSTER COLLEGE INTERNATIONAL — July 2010
 
WHO’S WHO OF PENN FOSTER

Joh Deesch, Senior Instructor in Building TradesJON DeESCH
SENIOR INSTRUCTOR
Building Trades
UNIVERSITY OF SCRANTON
Bachelor of Science; Master of Science in Education—Curriculum and Instruction
TEMPLE UNIVERSITY
OCA Certification for Vocational Instruction

Jon DeEsch has worked in the Education Department at Penn Foster College for over 10 years as an instructor in building trades, drafting with AutoCAD,® and introductory engineering courses. Before coming to Penn Foster, Jon taught for several years in a vocational-technical school and has over 20-years experience working in the construction field, including residential and commercial building, as well as restoration. Jon’s previous experience includes being sole proprietor of a home inspection business, working as a compliance inspector for a residential development, and building his own home. Jon is certified with the National Association of Home Inspectors as a Certified Real Estate Inspector. Jon has varied interests, “I’ve spent many years working outdoors, and I enjoy puttering around outside the house. We live in a log home which I built ‘in the woods’ so there are always plenty of chores. Being a sports fanatic, I watch and attend as many events as possible, as well as playing the occasional round of golf, which also usually results in spending time in the woods! I also volunteer and serve as a director for our local agricultural fair held the last week of summer.”

 

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