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Dr. Ryan Foley named president of Savannah Technical College
Dr. Ryan Foley
Dr. Ryan Foley

Special to the Herald


ALBANY -- The Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) announces the appointment of Dr. Ryan Foley as the new President of Savannah Technical College. TCSG Commissioner Greg Dozier said the announcement of Dr. Foley’s appointment as president was announced at the April State Board Meeting of the Technical College System of Georgia in Albany. 

“Dr. Foley has consistently demonstrated a remarkable dedication to student success and a profound understanding of the transformative power of technical education,” said Dozier. “His leadership will help Savannah Technical College reach new heights, ensuring its continued impact on the community and the economy.”

Dr. Foley's journey in technical education spans more than two decades at Ogeechee Technical College. Starting as a Human Resource Coordinator in 2003, Dr. Foley has demonstrated his dedication and passion for empowering students. He has held various leadership roles at Ogeechee Tech, including Director for Enrollment Services, Vice President for Student Affairs, and most recently, Executive Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs.

“As President of Savannah Technical College, I am committed to fostering an environment of innovation, collaboration, and student-centered learning,” said Dr. Foley. “Together with our dedicated faculty and staff, we will help our students achieve their goals and fulfill their potential, while also meeting the evolving needs of our community and industry partners.”

Dr. Foley holds a bachelor’s degree in management and a Master of Business Administration degree from Georgia Southern University. He also earned his Doctor of Education Degree in Higher Education Management from the University of Georgia.

Dr. Ryan Foley assumed his role as President of Savannah Technical College on April 5.