My Life! My Plan! Gives High School Students and NFPA Members Time to Connect

On June 6, Milwaukee Public Schools held a My Life! My Plan! Workshop at Washington High School that focused on STEM Careers – concentrating on Manufacturing and Engineering. NFPA members, Henry Guenther of Hartmann Controls, Inc., Jamie Mui of T-Lon Products, Inc., Loretta Krenitsky of the Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) and Erica Kent, a student at MSOE, served as career coaches during the workshop. The volunteer coaches were assigned one or two high school students to mentor through a series of facilitated career exploration and college preparation activities. It was a great way for NFPA members to give back AND promote fluid power careers at the same time.


If you are interested in learning more about NFPA’s involvement in educational programs contact Lynn Beyer at (414) 778-3364 or

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