Nancy Juneau to Serve as Gwinnett Technical College Board Chair

August 22, 2014

Nancy Juneau to Serve as Gwinnett Technical College Board Chair
Founder and CEO of Juneau Construction is known for industry and community leadership roles


GTC Board of Directors
Gwinnett Technical College Board of Directors: (front row, left to right) Stephanie Smith, executive assistant to the president;  Nancy Juneau, board chair; David Welden, interim president; (back row, left to right) Maxie Price, Jr., Wendell Dallas, Doug Myer, and John Baumstark

Nancy Juneau, founder and CEO of Juneau Construction Company, is the new chair of the Gwinnett Technical College Board of Directors.

This week, Juneau presided over GTC’s first board meeting of the 2014-2015 academic year, as the college welcomed students back to campus. Fall semester classes started at Gwinnett Tech on Aug. 20 with enrollment for college credit students expected to top 7,000. Gwinnett Tech’s new president Dr. D. Glen Cannon will also be on campus soon, beginning at the college on Sept 1. 

Juneau, who has been a GTC board member since 2011, will serve as board chair for two years. A 25-year veteran of the construction industry, Juneau is recognized both as a successful business owner and for her leadership and contributions to business and community organizations, particularly in the realm of higher education. She founded Juneau Construction Company in 1997 and has grown the company into the #1 female-owned construction firm in Georgia and the fifth largest woman-owned firm, of any type, in the state. Juneau is a graduate of the University of Georgia.

The Gwinnett Tech board is comprised of leaders in business and industry from throughout the region, including:

  • Nancy Juneau, Chair
    CEO, Juneau Construction Company
  • John Baumstark
    Chairman  & CEO, Suniva
  • Wendell Dallas,
    Vice President, Operations, Atlanta Gas Light & Chattanooga Gas
  • Doug Meyer
    President, InXpress
  • Gregory Morrison
    Vice President & CIO, Cox Enterprises
  • Alvin "Al" Nash
    Executive Director, Progress Partners, Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce
  • Maxie Price, Jr.
    President, Maxie Price Chevrolet, Inc.
  • David Seago
    Georgia Power (retired)
  • Adam Walker
    CEO, Homestead Packaging Solutions
  • Philip R. Wolfe
    President & CEO, Gwinnett Health System, Inc

In addition to the college Board of Directors, the Gwinnett Tech Foundation Board of Trustees supports the college faculty, staff and students with advancement and development initiatives. Further, each program of study at Gwinnett Tech has an advisory board comprised of leaders from that specific industry who provide input on curriculum, technology and training to ensure that students receive the most relevant and up-to-date career education.

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