Lori A. Weyers began her tenure as Northcentral Technical College (NTC) president July 1, 2006. Prior to coming to NTC, she served 28 years in the Wisconsin Technical College System. Throughout her career she has directed many of her efforts at expanding access, creating opportunities and removing barriers to learning. During her first six years as president, NTC enrollment has grown 48 percent. Collaboration and partnerships have been vital to NTC’s growth.
Weyers serves on several local and national boards, including McDEVCO, the Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce and the Church Mutual Insurance Company in Merrill, Wisconsin. She is the 2011 recipient of the Athena Award. Weyers has a bachelor of science degree in psychology and behavioral disabilities, a master of science degree in rehabilitation counseling/ administration, and a Ph.D. in educational leadership and policy analysis. She obtained all her degrees from the University of Wisconsin – Madison.