A.A.S. Degree in Welding Technology
American Welding Society Certified Welding Inspector
American Welding Society Certified Welding Educator
Jeff began his career at Western as a student, taking courses in Welding, Industrial Maintenance, Mining Maintenance and Machine Tool Technology. After graduation Jeff was hired
by Western Wyoming Community College as our tool room manager because of his knowledge of the various programs in our Trades and Industry Division. He has worked at Western for over ten
years and has been involved in the welding program for most of that time. Jeff also teaches summer classes.
Chris Baughman graduated from Westwood College of Technology with an Associate of Occupational Studies in HVAC/R. He worked in local industry as an HVAC/R
technician for several years before attending Western Wyoming Community College. He began his career at Western Wyoming Community College as a student in the
Welding Program, after graduating he was hired as an adjunct night instructor and was hired full-time in the fall of 2013. He is a Certified Welding Inspector, as
well as a Certified Welding Educator and has worked as a welder in industry for several years.