2021 Apprentice Of The Year Winners

The IEC National Apprentice of the Year (AOY) Competition features the top graduates from IEC apprenticeship programs across the country in head-to-head competition for prizes and recognition as the IEC National Apprentice of the Year.

The competition is held during the annual IEC Convention & Expo in cities across the nation. Held in the Expo Hall, the competition is witnessed by thousands of Convention attendees there to cheer on the next generation of electrical professionals.

1st Place National Apprentice of the Year:

Evan Nash

Chapter: IEC Rocky Mountain

Contractor: Piper Electric Co., Inc

2nd Place National Apprentice of the Year:

Jeff Wyatt

Chapter: IEC of Greater Saint Louis

Contractor: Extreme Electrical

3rd Place National Apprentice of the Year:

Richard Koury

Chapter: IEC Greater Cincinnati

Contractor: Craftsman Electric

Conduit Bending:

Dakota Detwiler

Chapter: Central PA, IEC

Contractor: DeRock Electric Company

Motor Controls (Wire-off) :

Richard Koury

Chapter: IEC Greater Cincinnati

Contractor: Craftsman Electric

Productivity Challenge:

Jeff Wyatt

Chapter: IEC of Greater Saint Louis

Contractor: Extreme Electrical

Written Exam:

Benjamin Coffey

Chapter: IEC of Utah

Contractor: Arco Electric

Ladder Diagram

Ryne Schmidt

Chapter: IEC Southern Colorado

Contractor: Electric Tech Inc.