(Atlanta, GA) – GNTC’s 2016 G.O.A.L. (top student) winner Corey Carlile, left, and GNTC’s 2016 Rick Perkins (top instructor) winner Brittny Burns addressed representatives from colleges and members of the Technical College System of Georgia during opening orientation for the 2016 G.O.A.L./Rick Perkins competition today. Both are being considered for the State of Georgia’s top student and top instructor awards for 2016.

Both GNTC winners previously competed against the winners from other colleges in their northern region of the Technical College System of Georgia. The top finalists for the state competition will be announced in a ceremony tonight at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia.