Finalists Identified for Gateway's Top Job

Sept. 13, 2022 9a

(WGTD)---Four finalists for the position of Gateway Technical College president have been identified. They’ll be separately visiting Gateway and meeting with staff, students and community members over the course of the rest of the month.

Two of the four have direct ties to Kenosha County.

Brad Piazza currently serves as the Vice-President of Academic Affairs for Waukesha County Technical College. Before joining the school Piazza served for nearly a dozen years as assistant dean of the School of Business at UW-Parkside. Kathryn Rogalski is the Chief Academic Officers at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College in Green Bay. Before moving to Green Bay, Rogalski held positions at Harper College in Palatine, Illinois and at the College of Lake County. During this time, Rogalski lived in Kenosha County where she and her husband raised three children, all of whom attended Lakewood Elementary and Wilmot Union High School.

The third candidate is Aliesha Crowe, Vice-President of Academic Affairs at Northwood Technical College, a district that covers an area in far northern Wisconsin.

The fourth candidate is Ritu Raju, who currently serves as Vice-President for Academic Affairs at a community college in Ft. Worth, Texas.

Details on how to meet the candidates are available on Gateway’s website.

Gateway’s current president, Bryan Albrecht, is retiring.