Rand Perrier, Salt Lake City, has been selected the Utah Automotive Teacher of the Year by Valvoline Inc. He will represent the state in a national competition.
Perrier teaches in Cottonwood High School. He sponsored a team of students who won the Utah finals of the Plymouth/AAA Trouble Shooting Contest. The students, Alan Wheelwright and Daniel Gibson, will participate in national contests June 18 in Washington D.C. Valvoline has had a program to reward outstanding automotive teachers since 1949.