Donny Holmes Named As Finalist for Techincal College Systems of Georgia's Instructor Of The Year Award

Thursday, April 24, 2014
Pictured:  Donny Holmes
Pictured: Donny Holmes

Georgia Northwestern Technical College's Donny Holmes, Construction Management program director and instructor on the Gordon County Campus, was named as a finalist for the Technical College System of Georgia’s 2014 Instructor of the Year award. 

The top instructors from the state of Georgia’s 24 technical colleges competed for the Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Instruction. The finalists were announced during a banquet honoring the system’s most outstanding instructors and students at the Grand Hyatt in Atlanta on Wednesday.

The Rick Perkins Award winner serves as an ambassador for technical education in Georgia and will make many public appearances throughout the year.

  The State Rick Perkins Instructor of the Year will be named at the GOAL and Rick Perkins banquet on Thursday.

Troy Peco, Automotive Technology director and instructor at Georgia Northwestern, currently holds the title of the TCSG Instructor of the Year.


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