Part-Time Faculty

Heather Irber

Culinary Arts Instructor

At Sullivan County Community College, I attained Associate’s degrees in Culinary Arts and Hotel Management. I have been teaching for five years. The first four years of my teaching career were at Blue Hills Regional Technical School where I taught Culinary Arts and coached Freshman Volleyball and JV Softball. I was also a SkillsUSA Advisor. I…

Jenni-Ann Enos

HVAC Instructor

Jenni joined the STI team in November of 2007 as the Practical Nurse part-time secretary. In May of 2009 she became a full-time secretary and began teaching computers in the Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Program. Currently she is a full-time instructor in the Advertising and Design Program at Southeastern Regional Vocational Technical High School. She is a…

John Perry

Culinary Arts Instructor

John is a graduate of Southeastern Regional Vocational Technical High School (Culinary Arts Program). John also graduated from the Culinary Institute of America Hyde Park. John started his career working at the Boca Raton Hotel and Club in the Garde Manger Department, Atrium Restaurant and at Chez Ma Tante, a French Bakery both in Harvard Square. His career experience also…

Caryn Peterson

Culinary Arts Instructor

Caryn is a graduate of Southeastern Regional Vocational Technical High School where she majored in Culinary Arts.  She graduated second in her class and was a SkillsUSA State Secretary.  Caryn attended Johnson & Wales where she studied Food Service Management.  While attending school she also worked for Bugaboo Creek Steakhouse where she was a Corporate Trainer responsible for eight…

Debra Lapworth

Cosmetology Instructor

I attended Taunton Beauty Academy in 1978 and graduated in 79. For 5 years I worked for a salon management company. The company owned 6 salons and it was my job to oversee daily operations.  I was also responsible for education and I was responsible for hiring, training staff and salon policy. I have been…

Glen Bredberg, AS

HVAC Instructor

Mr. Bredberg holds a dual AS degree in manufacturing engineering and mechanical design from New England Institute of Technology and is currently enrolled in a BS program in vocational education at UMass Boston. He has been STI’s welding instructor since 2006 and has worked with the HVAC Program since 2011. Mr. Bredberg has been the owner of a local welding/restoration…

Derek Knudsen

HVAC Instructor

Mr. Knudsen is a graduate of the HVAC Program at South Shore Vocation Technical High School. He is currently enrolled at Fitchburg State University, studying to earn a degree in Vocational Education. Mr. Knudsen has been teaching HVAC at Southeastern Regional Vocational Technical High School for seventeen years. For the last ten years, he has…

Jeanne Savage, BSN, RN

Practical Nurse, Instructor

Ms. Savage is a graduate of Laboure College where she majored in Nursing and received an AD in Nursing. She then earned a BSN from Emmanuel College. Ms. Savage is entering her 40th year as a nurse and has held various roles. She has been a Staff Nurse, Nurse Manager, Nurse Educator, Infection Preventionist and Employee Health Nurse. Ms…

Marcia Miller, BSN, RN

Practical Nurse, Instructor

Mrs. Miller graduated from the Boston University School of Nursing with high honors. She has been actively involved in nursing for over 40 years. She has extensive experience in all aspects of nursing from medical-surgical to psychiatric nursing. Over the last two decades she has concentrated on blending psychiatric community nursing with medical visiting nursing. She was an important part…

Bonnie McCarthy, BSN, RN

Practical Nurse, Instructor

Mrs. McCarthy joined the faculty as a full-time instructor in 1973. She graduated with a BSN from St. Anselm College. Mrs. McCarthy began her nursing career at the Boston Veterans Hospital. She worked on several units and was promoted to Head Nurse on a medical unit, where she remained until she joined the faculty team…