Meet Our Staff
Instructor James Cain:
Is a graduate of Morley Stanwood High School 1998, B.S. in Elementary Education from Ferris State University 2003, B.S. in Industrial Technology from Central Michigan University 2008, M. Ed. in Educational Technology from American College of Education 2010, Owner of Cain Construction for over 10 years, Taught Industrial Arts at Tri County High School for 9 years before coming to KCTC.
Instructor Jeff Kollin:
Is a graduate from Comstock HIgh School 1990, Studied Automotive & Diesel Technology at Universal Technical Institue 1992, Served in the United States Army as a Wheeled Vehicle/Recovery Repair Specialist, Currently employed for 20 years with AIS Construction Equipment and comes to KCTC as a contracted Instructor.
John Rasch, CTES
Grew up on a fruit and row crop farm, worked 4 years at a John Deere dealership as an agriculture mechanic, and worked for family farm. He is a graduate of Ferris State University with a BA in Heavy Equipment Service Engineering and a minor in Fleet Management. He also holds an associates in Automotive Service.