Altamaha Technical College welcomes cosmetology instructor to GICA
(July 23, 2012) – Altamaha Technical College welcomes seasoned stylist and former salon owner/operator Aretha Dupree to its Golden Isles Campus as its new cosmetology instructor. Dupree comes to Altamaha Technical College from Savannah Technical College, where she taught cosmetology from 2009-2011 as an adjunct instructor.
Dupree is the past owner/operator of Divine Hair Studio in Savannah and has served as a stylist and manager of several Savannah salons for more than 17 years. She won first place in the Fantasy Hair Competition at Coastal Beauty and Barber Supply in Savannah in both 2000 and 2008. She earned a cosmetology diploma from Savannah Technical College in 1995 and is state board certified. She earned her cosmetology instructor license in May 2012.
“I believe in inspiring students to be the best in whatever area of this field that they are devoted to,” said Dupree. “It’s my goal to encourage them to think outside the box and to give the students my all.”
Altamaha Technical College’s Golden Isles Campus is located at the Golden Isles Career Academy in Brunswick.
To learn more registering for one of Altamaha Technical College’s more than 80 degree, diploma and certificate programs, contact the Office of Admissions at 1-800-645-8284 or go online towww.altamahatech.edu. Scholarships and financial aid are available. Registration is going on now for the Fall 2012 semester, which begins August 20, 2012.