UTI Announces Senior Executive Promotion
August 11, 2006
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Universal Technical Institute, Inc., a provider of technical education training, announced the promotion of Sherrell Smith to Senior Vice President of Operations, responsible for all campus operations and educational services.
Smith has been employed with UTI for 20 years serving in a variety of capacities. He previously served as Regional Vice President of Operations, responsible for the oversight of six campuses.
Previous Senior Vice President of Operations, Roger Speer, will continue to lead the Custom Training Group and Support Services.
Speer has been employed with UTI more than 18 years in a number of leadership roles. In his new role, he will focus on growing UTI’s custom training business and continue to provide support and leadership in the critical areas of future student services, student services, employment services as well as, real estate and construction.
Both Smith and Speer will report to Kim McWaters, president and chief executive officer of UTI.
“Roger and Sherrell have an exceptionally strong relationship and will partner together on an effective transition while meeting the needs of our growing organization,” McWaters said.