(Caguas, Puerto Rico – December 15, 2022) – The prestigious publication Career Education Review (CER) recently named Yadexy Sierra, Mech-Tech College’s Chief Operating Officer, as the recipient of the “Top 20” People Changing Technical Education recognition. This highlights the extensive work that Yadexy has done through her more than 20 years at Mech-Tech College for the benefit of technical education in high-skilled occupational fields.
“It is an immense honor and privilege to be included in this prestigious list along with colleagues who are also doing their part to improve and innovate in the wonderful world of professional technical education. At Mech-Tech we sincerely believe in what we do and what we do is our passion. We are committed to education, focused on technical education, in occupational fields; and the success of our students is definitely our mission accomplished,” Yadexy Sierra said.
CER, is a publication of the non-profit organization “Career Education Colleges and Universities (CECU)”, and is dedicated to identifying the leaders in the direction and innovation of the technical professional education sector included in the “Top 20” for their valuable contribution to improving post-secondary education. The recipients of the recognition were evaluated and selected by a group of peers and highlighted in the winter edition of the publication distributed to the members of the CECU and subscribers of the CER magazine that has been in circulation for 97 years.
“It is very important to highlight the work of these various leaders,” said Jenny Faubert, Editor of CER. “This list of futurists, innovators, and agents of change captures the spirit of tomorrow for post-secondary education; those who are already tracing what the future of education will look like.” The list of recognition recipients can be accessed here Career Education Review’s Top 20 People Changing Career Education | Career Education Review
About Mech-Tech College
Mech-Tech College is a higher education and technical institution that was established in Puerto Rico in 1984. A leader in the field of occupational education for the automotive industry, Mech-Tech College also educates and trains professionals in the areas of manufacturing, specialized service and some health-related fields. Its enclosures are in Caguas, Mayagüez, Bayamón, Vega Baja and Ponce, Puerto Rico. Since 2012, the educational institution has expanded its services to the city of Orlando in the state of Florida with its Mech-Tech Institute. Mech-Tech College is accredited by ACCET and part of a participation program of the United States Department of Education for Federal Fund of Title IV. www.mechtech.edu
About “Career Education Colleges and Universities”
Career Education Colleges and Universities (CECU) is the national association at the service of the private post-secondary and university education sector.
Source article: “TOP 20″ PEOPLE CHANGING TECHNICAL EDUCATION“
Additional information from Mech Tech (Spanish): “Mech Tech Puerto Rico recognized in two prestigious “top 20” in Technical Education“