Matheny Motors helps auto-diesel program
Washington State Community College and Matheny Truck Center have a collaborative partnership that has grown to include the dealership loaning the Auto/Diesel program new commercial trucks for students to use in class. Recently, Matheny Motors loaned WSCC a new $130,000 2018 Freightliner Cascadia that students are currently using for hands-on learning. Also, Matheny Motors has hired approximately 12 WSCC graduates who have worked in various departments in the recent years. Shown from left, WSCC Auto/Diesel Program Director Joe Nutter; Dean of the Business, Engineering, Industrial Technologies & Workforce Development Brenda Kornmiller; Auto/Diesel Assistant Professor Jeff Starkey; and Matheny Motors owner Mike Matheny.