Lisa Winton Appointed by Governor Kemp to the State Board of the Technical College System of Georgia
Atlanta, Georgia, May 31, 2019 - On Thursday, May 23, 2019, Lisa Winton was sworn in by an Executive Order issued by the State of Georgia's Governor Brian P. Kemp as the Seventh Congressional District Representative for the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG). Lisa will serve a four year term on the State Board which is responsible for establishing standards, regulations and policies for the operation of the TCSG.
"This is a commitment of which I am deeply honored and privileged to serve," said Lisa Winton. "Both George [Winton] and I have been STEM advocates and supporters for over 10 years. We've mentored over 40 students as of 2019 and continue to employ both High School and College interns as well as hire graduates from Maxwell High School of Technology and the Georgia Technical College System. In the next few years Winton will work with both Maxwell and Gwinnett Technical College on their new machinist apprenticeship programs."
The district Lisa represents includes portions of the northeast Atlanta metropolitan area of Gwinnett and Forsyth Counties in which are located the cities of Peachtree Corners, Norcross, Cumming, Lawrenceville, Duluth, Snellville, Suwanee and Buford.
"I look forward to working with these highly-qualified individuals from across our state as we continue to reform state government and put people ahead of politics," said Governor Kemp. "Together, we will ensure Georgia's best days are always ahead."
The Technical College System of Georgia oversees the state’s technical colleges, adult literacy programs, and a host of economic and workforce development programs.
TCSG through the Technical College System of Georgia provides a unified system of technical education, adult education, and customized business and industry training through programs that use the best available technology and offer easy access to lifelong education and training for all adult Georgians and corporate citizens.
For more information, please visit https://tcsg.edu/about-tcsg/