Dr. Glen Cannon
President, Gwinnett Technical College
Dr. D. Glen Cannon is the third president in the 33 year history of Gwinnett Technical College, Georgia’s second largest technical college.
Prior to assuming the presidency at Gwinnett Tech, Dr. Cannon was president of Chattahoochee Valley Community College in Phenix City, Alabama. Dr. Cannon has more than 30 years of experience in finance, operations, and leadership in higher education at Georgia technical colleges in Carrollton, Moultrie, Macon and DeKalb County. He earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of West Georgia, a master’s of business administration from Stetson School of Business (Mercer University), and a doctorate of education, specializing in occupational studies, from the University of Georgia. He also holds a Georgia C.P.A. license.
Dr. Cannon serves on the Board of Directors for the Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce and the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce.
Dr. Cannon and his wife Penny, an instructor at Chattahoochee Technical College, are originally from the West Georgia area.