Gwinnett Tech hires development director

Perry Roberts

Perry Roberts

LAWRENCEVILLE — Gwinnett Technical College has selected a man with experience raising money for Georgia Gwinnett College and the University of North Georgia as its new executive director of institutional development.

Perry Roberts, who for the last four years has led fundraising efforts as assistant vice president for development with the UNG, and previously was director of annual funding with GGC, is now working to establish the college’s initial development campaigns.

For Gwinnett Tech, Roberts will direct efforts to advance support and funding for Gwinnett Tech’s programs and facilities, student scholarships, and faculty and staff development, and work closely with the Gwinnett Tech Foundation Board of Trustees.

“We are very excited to have Perry on board,” Vice President of Economic Development David McCulloch said in a press release. “The skills and knowledge he brings will advance our mission and vision, and his knowledge of our community will enable him to make an immediate impact toward our goals.”

Roberts also has experience in leadership positions with the Calloway Gardens Foundation and Easter Seals.