Gwinnett Tech Chooses New Student Ambassadors

October 24, 2013

Gwinnett Tech Chooses New Student Ambassadors
Lambda Class of Ambassadors Will Serve in Coming Academic Year

Gwinnett Technical College (GTC) has chosen 32 students as the Lambda Class of Student Ambassadors, serving GTC until the fall of 2014.

This elite group serves as the face of the college by assisting with school-wide and recruitment activities. They serve as hosts for GTC visitors, represent the college at campus functions and participate in a wide range of community outreach projects.

"This new group of Student Ambassadors will represent our college, bringing great diversity to their roles through perspective, life experience, age and outlook," said Rachel Mariano, student life director.

Ambassadors are chosen through faculty nominations and a series of interviews. In addition, they must maintain GPA and service hour requirements.


GTC's newest Student Ambassadors and their programs of study include:

  • Aidan Hegarty, Game Development, from Lawrenceville

  • Ben Martin, Air Conditioning, from Buford

  • Bob Benjamin, Commercial Construction Management, from Buford

  • Brittany Jackson, Radiologic Technology, from Lawrenceville

  • Dwight E. Lewis, Culinary Arts, from Decatur

  • Ebony Wyatt, Business Management, from Lilburn

  • Eric Wheeler, Air Conditioning, from Lilburn

  • Iesha Kelley, Early Childhood Education, from Stone Mountain

  • Iman Lemma, Technical Specialist, from Decatur

  • Jacob Morup-Olsen, Automotive, from Lawrenceville

  • James M. Johnson III, Computer Programming, from Farmington

  • Jerilyn Wilson, Radiologic Technology, from Snellville

  • Jessica Bagley, Radiologic Technology, from Buford

  • KeAndra Dobison, Cardiovascular Technology, from Lawrenceville

  • Kyle Formella, Automotive, from Lawrenceville

  • Lakesha D. Harris, Healthcare (Nursing), from Atlanta

  • Lara Nolan, Cardiovascular Technology, from Conyers

  • Mekayla Gresham, Radiologic Technology, from Lawrenceville

  • Michelle Locke, Radiologic Technology, from Lawrenceville

  • Monique Eagle, Criminal Justice, from Lawrenceville

  • Nick Cox, Accounting, from Lawrenceville

  • Nicole DeGaetano, Health Information Technology, from Snellville

  • Nina Carson, Health Information Technology, from Lawrenceville

  • Padraig O'Dea, Information Security Specialist, from Lawrenceville

  • Rachelle Whitley-Regenstein, Business Administration – Medical Concentration, from Greensboro

  • Shannon Maxey, Computer Networking, from Lithonia

  • Shelly Dirig, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, from Snellville

  • Shereese Mitchell, Interiors, from Lawrenceville

  • Tamra West, Website Design, from Lilburn

  • Tracy McKinnon, Horticulture, from Ellenwood

  • Uchechi Egejuru, Bioscience, from Lawrenceville

  • Uchenna Ofoha, Game Development, from Lawrenceville

GTC offers more than 50 degree, diploma and certificate student options that can be completed in two years or less. For more information, visit or call 770-962-7580.

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