Ohio Hi-Point Celebrates Nail Tech Students’ Achievements


BELLEFONTAINE, Ohio – Ohio Hi-Point Career Center proudly celebrated the achievements of its Nail Tech students on Monday, March 18, with a special Brush Ceremony marking their successful completion of the Nail Enhancements 101 class. At the ceremony, students were awarded certificates and their first professional brush kits.

In conjunction with Nail Tech instructor Ginger Shellenberger, professional mentors Tyann Scipio, an OHP cosmetology graduate from Salon Expo, and Alyssa Bush from Undertone on Main have been instrumental in preparing OHP’s Nail Tech students for this next career step as they provided demonstrations and guidance on applying gel and acrylic polish. They also served as judges for a variety of nail art competitions as students practiced different techniques and styles.

The following Nail Tech students received their professional brush kit:

  • Jai Abhyankar (Bellefontaine)
  • Elyncia Allen (Bellefontaine)
  • Mackenzie Allsup (Kenton)
  • Adryanna Bailey (Mechanicsburg)
  • Perlynnia Bristow (Indian Lake)
  • Payton Campbell (Bellefontaine)
  • Meghan Coulter (Mechanicsburg)
  • Leigha Cox (West Liberty-Salem)
  • Haylei Elkins (Bellefontaine)
  • Ali Gavol (Urbana)
  • Valerie Huffman (Bellefontaine)
  • Tyana Young (Triad)

Community members are invited to book services with these students at the upcoming Cut-A-Thon event on Wednesday, March 20. Appointments can be made by calling (937) 599-3010 ext. 1394.