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StrataTech Education Group Appoints New Vice President of Admissions

Russell GillPHOENIX, JUNE 26, 2018 – StrataTech Education Group has named Russell Gill vice president of admissions, effective immediately. Based in Phoenix, Arizona, StrataTech Education Group focuses on the acquisition, growth and development of specialized career education schools, particularly skilled trade programs designed to address the nation’s growing infrastructure needs.

In his role, Gill will provide leadership and strategic direction for all enrollment and retention initiatives for StrataTech Education Group’s portfolio of institutions, including The Refrigeration School, Inc. (RSI), Tulsa Welding School (TWS), Tulsa Welding School Jacksonville and Tulsa Welding School & Technology Center (TWSTC). Gill will work closely with all campus presidents to ensure collaborative support in admissions management and to determine enrollment goals for each campus.

“We’re thrilled to add Russell to our organization,” said Mary Kelly, CEO of StrataTech Education Group. “In the current landscape of skilled trades – where the demand for highly trained technicians continues to rise across the industry – the role of student recruitment, admissions and retention is critical. I am confident that Russell’s background will help the overall success and management of current and future students at each of our four campus locations.”

Gill has served in various enrollment, admissions and military affairs leadership positions over the last 17 years for institutions, such as Online Trading Academy, DeVry University, Art Institutes International and ITT Technical Institute. Most recently, Gill served as Vice President Enrollment Management at TCS Education System in Chicago, where he directed all enrollment management divisions, including student recruitment, enrollment training and development, admissions operations and student services/retention.

Gill received his Bachelor of Science in Workforce Education Development from Southern Illinois University, and his Master of Business Administration from Keller Graduate School of Management.

About StrataTech Education Group

StrataTech Education Group focuses on the education, growth and development of specialized career education schools, particularly skilled-trade programs designed to address the nation’s growing infrastructure needs. Holding an A+ rating by the Better Business Bureau, StrataTech Education Group’s portfolio includes The Refrigeration School, Inc. (RSI), Tulsa Welding School (TWS), Tulsa Welding School Jacksonville, and Tulsa Welding School & Technology Center (TWSTC). For more information, visit www.StrataTech.com.

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