Certiport Names Microsoft Office Specialist U.S. National Champions

Last week we held the 2016 Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) U.S. National Championship in Orlando, Florida.  The winners topped over 300,000 total entrants and 108 finalists and the first place champions will return for the MOS World Championship from August 7 – 10, 2016.




The MOS U.S. Champions are as follows:


MOS Word 2013

  • First place, Nick O’Donnell, Belgrade High School, Montana
  • Second place, Ezra Skwarka, Greeneville High School, Tennessee
  • Third place, Travis Stanger, Davenport Central High School, Iowa
  • Sidney Stephens, Princess Anne High School, Virginia
  • William Sumner, Bridging Communities Regional Career and Technical Center, Virginia
  • Eric Hladky, West Point-Beemer High School, Nebraska
  • Caitlyn Whitworth, Shaw High School, Georgia
  • Makenzie Bennett, Brownstown Central High School, Indiana
  • Mattison Johnson, Ritchie County High School, West Virginia
  • August Taylor, Dunbar High School, Florida

MOS Excel 2013

  • First place, Michael Kelly, Papillion – Las Vista South High School, Nebraska
  • Second place, Joshua Ani, Chamblee Charter High School, Georgia
  • Third place, Ben Galusha, Seward High School, Nebraska
  • Samuel Hollingsworth, Blue River Valley Jr./Sr. High School, Indiana
  • Jake Bottari, Portage High School, Indiana
  • Emily Vick, Vestavia Hills High School, Alabama
  • Johnathan MacCurdy, Polaris Career Center, Ohio
  • Oliver Lefebvre, Nicolet High School, Wisconsin
  • Kamellia Karimpour, William G. Enloe High School, North Carolina
  • Nafis Halim, Nashville High School, Arkansas

MOS PowerPoint 2013

  • First place, Ryan Catalfu, Green Hope High School, North Carolina
  • Second place, Joshua Garrelts, Eisenhower High School, Kansas
  • Third place, Nathaniel Epstein, Suncoast Polytechnical High School, Florida
  • Michelle Rybicki, Slidell High School, Louisiana
  • Logan Van Itallie, Davenport Central High School, Iowa
  • Marck Molina, Dunbar High School, Florida
  • Trey Sanders, South Newton High School, Indiana
  • Greyson Cox, Montgomery County High School, Kentucky
  • Michelle Wu, Princess Anne High School, Virginia
  • Jacob Salinas, Kent Career Technical Center, Michigan

MOS Word 2010

  • First place, Anthony Malabad, Turner Ashby High School, Virginia
  • Second place, Robert Westcott, Princess Anne High School, Virginia
  • Third place, Emma Dalbo, Green Hope High School, North Carolina
  • Jonathan Bolles, Braden River High School, Florida
  • Nina Joseph, Green Hope High School, North Carolina
  • Hanna Rowell, Ware County High School, Georgia
  • Tessa Jones, Beaver Island Community School, Michigan
  • Ryan Dawe, Burwell Public Schools, Nebraska
  • Tyler Enlow, Tri-County Jr./Sr. High School, Indiana
  • Andrew Henderson, Yelm High School, Washington

MOS Excel 2010

  • First place, Skyler Won, Green Hope High School, North Carolina
  • Second place, Erica Sandlin, Walton Verona High School, Kentucky
  • Third place, Kenneth Stuckey, Buchanan High School, Michigan
  • Jordan Morrison, White Plains High School, Alabama
  • Owen Dill, Smyrna High School, Delaware
  • Austin Fogel, Camas High School, Washington
  • Morgan Collier, Madison Academic High School, Tennessee
  • Bethany Junge, Pleasant Valley High School, Iowa
  • John Holloway, Barwell Public Schools, Nebraska
  • Natalie Payton, Mid-Ohio Valley Technical Institute, West Virginia

MOS PowerPoint 2010

  • First place, William Silva, Bristol Plymouth Regional Technical High School, Massachusetts
  • Second place, Anthony Reis, Green Hope High School, North Carolina
  • Third place, Griffin Murray, Lancaster High School, New York
  • Diana Nguyen, Philadelphia Academy Charter High School, Pennsylvania
  • Jordan Conant, Nashville High School, Arkansas
  • Caitlin Broekemeier, Columbus High School, Nebraska
  • Carlisha Harris, Fairfield High Preparatory School, Alabama
  • Brian Werlein, Tattnall County High School, Georgia
  • Taylor O’Bday, Lecanto High School, Florida
  • Ashley Sandquist, Yelm High School, Washington

2 Responses to Certiport Names Microsoft Office Specialist U.S. National Champions

  1. Rahul Nagar July 7, 2016 at 10:15 pm #

    Well done

  2. Mamma G July 26, 2016 at 8:06 am #

    Your testing center location marker for Lorain, Ohio is about 100 miles off on your Certiport Authorized Testing Center Locator.

Leave a Reply