May 10, 2012
Tom Sumerix has joined Hobart Institute of Welding Technology, Troy, Ohio, as an instructor, teaching various courses in the technical training department.
Sumerix is an AWS-certified welding inspector/educator. He received his associate degree in welding technology from Muskegon Community College and his bachelor's degree in career and technical education with a minor in welding technology from Western Michigan University.
Sumerix previously worked for 20 years as a welder and served as a welding instructor/industry trainer at Fox Valley Technical College in Appleton, Wis.