Mitchell Technical Institute’s annual commencement will be held Friday, May 8, at 5:00 PM at the Corn Palace. Approximately 475 students will receive Associate of Applied Science degrees in 29 programs.
This year’s guest speaker is Dana Dykhouse, CEO of First Premier Bank in Sioux Falls. Dykhouse currently serves as chairman of the Sioux Falls Chamber of Commerce; is a co-chair of Forward Sioux Falls; and a member of several boards. Dykhouse was instrumental in helping to set up the Build Dakota Scholarship program made available to students at South Dakota’s technical institutes.
MTI student body president for 2015-16, Emma Flynn of Scotland, will deliver the invocation and benediction. Scott Johnson, Class of 1987, Lincoln, NE, will speak on behalf of the MTI Alumni Association.
The event is open to the public.