Mrs. Teresa Hannah, Cosmetology instructor at Carver Career Center, has been named the 2017-2018 West Virginia SkillsUSA Advisor of the Year. Mrs. Hannah has been an active SkillsUSA Advisor for over twenty-five years. She has also been a SkillsUSA National Committee member for twenty-two years. She has had many student medalists at the SkillsUSA state level: fifty Cosmetology medalists, twelve Nail Care medalists, and twelve Esthetic medalists. In 2013, one of her students won Gold at the national level in Nail Care and in 2014 another student won Bronze at the national level in Nail Care.
Teresa continually seeks out continuing education within the field of Cosmetology to help herself and her students stay up to date on the newest technology within the field. Mrs. Hannah invites licensed Estheticians, Nail Technicians, Hair Stylists, and Barbers into her classroom to enhance student learning. Her students are also very active in the community, helping with food and clothing drives, the Tiny House Project for flood victims in Elkview, haircuts for the homeless, and blood drives.