The following 17 Georgia Northwestern Technical College students have been nominated for the Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership (GOAL). They are being honored for their excellence in and outside of the classroom.

Name                              Program of Study                                                          Nominating Instructor                  Campus
Devon Armstrong     Cosmetology                                                                    Tammy Livingstone                         Walker
Mary Gronek               Cosmetology                                                                    Tammy Livingstone                         Walker
Roger Haikal                Management & Supervisory Development         Gerald McFry                                       Whitfield-Murray
Robert Hanson            Radiologic Technology                                               Diane Nance                                          Floyd
Claire Harris                 Medical Assisting                                                           Jennifer Stephenson                         Floyd
Norval Henderson     Marketing Management                                              Mark Upton                                           Floyd
Vicky Laney                 Marketing Management                                              Mark Upton                                           Floyd
Kimberly Laney          Business Management                                                 Grace Beam                                           Walker
Jairo Lerma                  Management & Supervisory Development         Gerald McFry                                       Whitfield-Murray
Whitley Martin            Marketing Management                                              Mark Upton                                           Floyd
Charlotte Peach          Radiologic Technology                                                Diane Nance                                          Floyd
Vincent Riela               Networking Specialist                                                   Darice Lewis                                          Polk
Jenny Rodgers            Marketing Management                                               Mark Upton                                           Floyd
Sherry Russell             Marketing Management                                               Mark Upton                                           Floyd
Chianti Stansell           Business Administrative Technology                    Gina Stephens                                       Floyd
Holly Wright                 Nursing                                                                               Ose Martinez                                        Walker
Renee York                   Criminal Justice                                                               Tyler Gayan                                         Gordon

These students will be attending an orientation session either Wednesday on the Floyd County Campus or Thursday on the Walker County Campus. The sessions will take place at 2 p.m. The first round of interviews will be held Wednesday, January 25 on the Floyd County Campus.