Troy Peco Named 1 Of 9 Finalists For 2013 TCSG Instructor Of The Year

Thursday, April 25, 2013
Troy Peco
Troy Peco
Georgia Northwestern Technical College's (GNTC) Troy Peco has been named one of nine finalists in the 2013 Rick Perkins Instructor of the Year Competition for the State of Georgia. Mr. Peco is the Automotive Technology director and instructor at GNTC's Walker County Campus. 

The finalists were named Wednesday night at a banquet at the Renaissance Waverly Hotel in Atlanta. The 2013 winner of the Rick Perkins Instructor of the Year Competition will be named on Thursday night.


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