Driver’s Ed now in L’Anse

ON THE JOB–Newly certified Driver’s Education Instructor Rich Wickstrom, teaches Allison Dompier to back into a parking space. Wickstrom works for Drive America out of Hancock.

by Teri Rowe
Rich Wickstrom has finally accomplished a goal—to be certified as a
driver’s education instructor. It was something he’d wanted to do for a while, he said in an interview. When he went to Iron Mountain, he was able to observe some of his son’s classes. He observed his son in the
car, driving down there. “I got to student teach down there also,” said
Wickstrom. “That’s how it all got started.” Wickstrom was just  finishing up with a student when he stopped to talk about this new career path. To read more, subscribe to the L’Anse Sentinel online, or buy a print copy at our local retailers.