Lavern Harry, a 2019 Lee Central High School graduate, was recently named the 2019 Technology Champion for the Santee-Lynches Region.

He earned the honor for his academic and community service endeavors.

As the winner, Harry received $500 to be used toward post-graduate expenses and a South Carolina Department of Education Office of Career & Technology certificate.

Harry also attended the Education and Business Summit, a Career and Technology Education state conference hosted by the Office of Career and Technology Education at SCDE in Greenville held June 24-27.

EBS is designed to provide learning opportunities in the area of Career and Technology Education, expand practices for use in the classroom or in administrative roles, create plans to groom South Carolina students for college and career readiness and help participants to develop stronger CATE courses and programs.

Credit: The Sumter Item