Joe Routhier


Biographical Profile:

Joe Routhier earned his associate degree in Mechanical Design at Michigan Technological University. Upon graduation, Joe worked as a Product Designer at both Generac Engine Powered Tools in Waukesha, WI and at Bruno Independent Living Aids in Oconomowoc, WI.  Subsequently, Joe earned his bachelor’s degree in Industrial Education while teaching Computer Aided Drafting and Design (CADD) and Manufacturing in a Certified Technical Education (CTE) program at Gwinn  High School in Gwinn, MI.  Joe earned his master’s in Secondary Education and Education Specialist degrees from Northern Michigan University.

Courses Taught:

DD 100: Technical Drafting with Introduction to CAD
DD 105: Schematic/Diagram Drafting
DD 202: Product Design and Development
DD 203: Industrial Drawing and Design


  • AS. Mechanical Design Michigan Technological University
  • B.S. Industrial Education Northern Michigan University
  • M.S. Secondary Education Northern Michigan University
  • Ed.S. Northern Michigan University
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