News Release
For Immediate Release
Contact: Michael McAllister
(803) 327-8032

SCTEA Recognizes York Tech Educators of the Year

February 27, 2012


MYRTLE BEACH—At the annual South Carolina Technical Education Association (SCTEA) conference last weekend, a number of York Technical College faculty, staff, and students were given special recognition. Those receiving Educator of the Year Awards from York Tech were Jack Bagwell (Administrator category), Jyron Baxter (Teaching), and T’rone Gibson (Staff). Each recipient received a plaque and a $100 check.

At the same conference, Ginger Dewey, department manager of Distance Learning, was nominated for the A. Wade Martin Award, which recognizes individuals in the Technical College System who use innovative approaches to meet the changing demands of technical education and whose achievements positively impact statewide economic development and educational efforts.


York Tech is proud of its exceptional educators and nominees.

For more information, contact Ginger Dewey (803-327-8038 or or Kimberly Starnes (803-981-7184 or

York Technical College / 452 South Anderson Road / Rock Hill, SC  29730