Cherokee Summer Internship Program
Annelise Axelsson, Roytec Industries Intern
“I thought it was the most educational program I could get, and I really wanted to go into an engineering field,” Axelsson said. “This job helped me solidify what I want to do in the future; it helped me understand what every day would be like.”
Makanga Iruku, Roytec Industries Intern
“The Cherokee Summer Internship program allowed me to gain on-the-job experience in the field I am interested in while simultaneously giving me an income,” said Makanga.
Lindsey Hobby, Cherokee Area Transportation & Universal Alloy Corporation Intern
“By participating in the summer internship program for two years, I was hired by Universal Alloy Corporation to continue my growth in the business world while attending Kennesaw State University to earn a degree in Business Management. Thank you to the Cherokee Office of Economic Development for such a great experience and opportunity.”