Middle Georgia Technical College President Dr. Ivan Allen has been named as president of Central Georgia Technical College.
According to a MGTC news release, Allen will serve as the president for the larger school as a result of the MGTC and CGTC merger slated for July 2013.
A Macon native, Allen has been president MGTC's president since 2005 and has been serving as CGTC's president after Dr. Mike Moye retired.
MGTC's Vice President for Economic Development and Institutional Support Services Jeff Scruggs serves as acting president in Allen's absence and will lead MGTC through the merger.
CGTC serves Baldwin, Bibb, Crawford, Jones, Monroe, Putnam and Twiggs counties. It has another campus in Milledgeville and training centers in Gray, Eatonton, Roberta, Forsyth and Jeffersonville.
MGTC serves Dooly, Houston, Peach and Pulaski counties through its Warner Robins campus and training centers in Hawkinsville and Vienna.