Outgoing Board Members Honored

June 16, 2014

Outgoing Board Member, Robert Griner
Dr. Tina K. Anderson, Robert Griner (Mr. McGahee was unavailable
for photo)

Valdosta, GA— Wiregrass Georgia Technical College President Dr. Tina K. Anderson honored outgoing board members at the June meeting. Robert Griner of Berrien County and James McGahee of Lowndes County were recognized for their service and commitment to the college. Griner and McGahee served on the Wiregrass Local Board of Directors from July 2005 until June 2014. McGahee served as the chair from 2008 until 2012.

Wiregrass President Dr. Tina K. Anderson stated, “We are thankful and honored that Mr. Griner and Mr. McGahee agreed to serve on our board of directors. Their dedication to the mission of the college and their invaluable guidance will be missed. Both were instrumental in assisting the college through several momentous time periods including the merger of the college in 2010.”

The local board consists of representatives from each of the counties served by the college. Board members are selected because of their experience, ability, and dedication to deal with issues that relate to the mission of occupational education and are without contractual, employment, or personal financial investment in the college.