"Turner Broadcasting is committed to supporting the next generation of leaders in the areas of our business. When GeorgiaFIRST identifies these leaders, we bring the youth to our campus to educate them about our company. We’re proud to support FIRST Robotics, and our employees enjoy mentoring the students.”
Director, Corporate Responsibility
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.
"Georgia Power is working to raise awareness of the importance of math, science and technology with high school youth. This is critical to our company as we grow engineers to meet our future workforce needs. We have chosen to partner with FIRST because our goals are aligned - the Georgia FIRST goals to raise awareness of science and technology while growing leadership skills of today’s youth using unique hands on techniques is a perfect fit.”
James D. Wynn, Jr.
CSO Planning and Support
GE Power and Water
"STEM education is the foundation for the future leaders of our company, and at GE, we have focused on mentoring and sponsoring STEM programs that are well aligned with our growth values. We need scientists and engineers to help us solve the biggest challenges this world has to offer. The high intensity and technically competitive programs of FIRST help to develop characteristics like clear thinking inclusiveness and technical expertise all of which we value greatly in our employees. The head start these students get in developing these characteristics is unmatched in any other venue.”
GE Power & Water
UGA College of Engineering
“The College of Engineering at the University of Georgia is very pleased to become a Strategic Educational Partner with GeorgiaFIRST. Our college is rapidly growing to meet the demands of engineering education in the state, and we are excited to partner with an organization that has been so successful in attracting students to the disciplines of science, math, and engineering. We look forward to a long and productive relationship.”
Donald J. Leo
Dean, College of Engineering
University of Georgia