College Leadership

Gateway Technical College is led by a board of trustees, administration, staff and faculty who are committed to excellence and meeting community needs. Since becoming the first publicly funded continuation school in the United States in 1911, the college’s leaders have guided Gateway to becoming a model college for its real-world skills training, industry-driven curriculum and strong business partnerships.

Bryan D. Albrecht, EdD
President and CEO, Gateway Technical College

Bryan Albrecht has served as Gateway's President since 2006. As the college’s chief executive, he oversees the college's 70+ academic programs, 9 campus and center locations, a comprehensive $160 million budget and a progressive $4 million college foundation, for an economic impact of more than $400 million annually. In this role, Albrecht represents the college on more than 50 local, state, and national boards. Under his leadership, Gateway has been recognized as a military friendly college, an innovative college by the United States Department of Labor, a leadership college by the Association for Career and Technical Education, and a model college by the American Association of Community Colleges for sustainable education and economic development. Albrecht holds his BS, MS and EdS degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Stout and his EdD from the University of Minnesota.