SHERIDAN — Steven Bales Ellis, 22, of Parker, Colo., graduated from Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa, on May 26.
Ellis received a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering with a minor in mathematics. He was also awarded a paid engineering internship with John Deere.
Bales is the son of Virginia Bales Ellis of Parker, Colo., a 1970 graduate of Sheridan High School.
He is the grandson of Marianne Bales of Sheridan.