North Georgia Technical College has recently named two Truett-McConnell College alumni to positions of leadership in the administration of the school.
Kathie Ivester (TMC class of 1995) was named dean of academic affairs at North Georgia Technical College. She graduated from North Georgia Technical College and then received an Associate in Applied Science degree from Truett-McConnell. From here she went to Piedmont College, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration, followed by a master’s degree in public administration.
Dr. Gail Taylor (TMC class of 2002) was named Director of Institutional Effectiveness for North Georgia Technical College on February 1, 2009. She holds an Associate in Applied Science from Truett-McConnell College, as well as bachelor’s and master’s degrees in business administration from Piedmont College and a doctorate in education from Capella University. Her duties in her current position including designing and coordinating NGTC’s efforts in institutional research, assessment and performance improvement.
With campuses in Clarkesville, Toccoa and Blairsville, North Georgia Technical College is the oldest technical college in the state of Georgia. It is accredited by the Council on Occupational Education and is also accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees.