Milwaukee Area Technical College
Press Release

MATC Board Elects New Officers; New Board Member Appointment Approved


By - Jul 29th, 2021 09:56 am
Lisa Olson. Photo courtesy of MATC.

Lisa Olson. Photo courtesy of MATC.

MILWAUKEE (July 29, 2021) — The Milwaukee Area Technical College Board of Directors elected new officers to one-year terms at the Board Organizational Meeting July 12. A new director appointment also was officially appointed by the Wisconsin Technical College System Board on July 14.

The  2021-2022 officers are:

Antonio Diaz. Photo courtesy of MATC.

Antonio Diaz. Photo courtesy of MATC.

Antonio Diaz, general manager, Van Horn Latino LLC, was approved as a new member of the MATC District Board, replacing David Mitchell, who resigned his term due to time constraints. Diaz was appointed in the employer (15+) classification and will serve through June 30, 2023.

Wisconsin’s largest technical college and one of the most diverse two-year institutions in the Midwest, Milwaukee Area Technical College is a key driver of southeastern Wisconsin’s economy and has provided innovative education in the region since 1912. More than 30,000 students per year attend the college’s four campuses and community-based sites or learn online. MATC offers affordable and accessible education and training opportunities that empower and transform lives in the community. The college offers more than 170 academic programs; and transfer options leading to bachelor’s degrees with more than 40 four-year colleges and universities. Overwhelmingly, MATC graduates build careers and businesses in southeastern Wisconsin. The college is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

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