Meet Mary Beth Byerly

Executive Director of Institutional Advancement, Gwinnett Technical College

The Story:
As Executive Director of Institutional Advancement, Mary Beth oversees Gwinnett Tech’s development initiatives and serves as the Executive Director of the Gwinnett Tech Foundation. She and her team’s most recent work is centered on increasing Gwinnett Tech’s life sciences offerings to meet the regions employment needs.

How I Got Here:
I have been very fortunate to have worked with and been mentored by wonderful leaders. I also am lucky to be able to work with a great team of colleagues – staff, faculty and volunteers who share a common vision.

What I Do For Fun:
I enjoy a challenge and being a part of a project from idea to creation. I thrive in a driven and creative environment. In my spare time, I try to keep up with my family and friends. I like to run, bike, and be outside.

My Big Dream:

Travel the world, relax by a river, maintain my health, enjoy my job, and have fun with my family and friends. Plenty of funding to meet the workforce’s educational needs. A strong economy and high paying jobs for graduates.

What’s Next For Me:
Preparing for the opening of the Life Science Center, Fall Semester 2011 and renovation of our existing health sciences. Planning my next fabulous vacation destination. Continued growth in the “mom department” with my kids.

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