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May 20, 2014
Gwinnett Tech Hires Executive Director of Institutional Development
Perry Roberts Will Lead Advancement Initiatives at GTC
Perry Roberts has been named Executive Director of Institutional Development at Gwinnett Technical College. Roberts is a seasoned veteran in higher education advancement with strong ties to the Gwinnett and North Fulton communities that GTC serves.
"We are very excited to have Perry on board," said Vice President of Economic Development David McCulloch. "The skills and knowledge he brings will advance our mission and vision, and his knowledge of our community will enable him to make an immediate impact toward our goals."
For the last four years, Roberts has led fundraising efforts as Assistant Vice President for Development with the University of North Georgia. Prior to that, he was Director of Annual Funding with Georgia Gwinnett College, working to establish the college's initial development campaigns. Roberts experience in the non-profit, charitable sector includes leadership positions with the Calloway Gardens Foundation and with Easter Seals.
For Gwinnett Tech, Roberts will direct efforts to advance support and funding for Gwinnett Tech's programs and facilities, student scholarships, and faculty and staff development, working closely with the Gwinnett Tech Foundation Board of Trustees.
Gwinnett Tech offers more than 50 degree, diploma and certificate options that can be completed in two years or less. For more information, visit www.GwinnettTech.edu or call 770-962-7580.
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About Gwinnett Tech
Gwinnett Technical College, one of Georgia's largest technical colleges, serves more than 21,000 students annually to meet the workforce training needs of the region. The college offers more than 50 associate degree, diploma and certificate programs and hundreds of seminars, workshops and courses providing specialized training. Gwinnett Tech’s service area includes Gwinnett and North Fulton counties. Gwinnett Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the associate degree. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or callÂ 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Gwinnett Technical College.Â In addition, some college programs hold separate licensure or accreditation status with appropriate agencies. For more information, visitÂ www.GwinnettTech.edu.
A unit of the Technical College System of Georgia.