“Empowering All Through Educational Opportunities”


Career-Technical Education

Dr. David Asbury, Director of Career Technical Education

1026 Chestnut Street, Gadsden, AL  35901        (256) 543-3512

Current Programs

Middle Schools

Family and Consumer Sciences (BIC* Certified)
Emma Sansom,  Gadsden, and Litchfield
Business Education (BIC Certified)
Emma SansomGadsdenLitchfield

High School

Work-Based Learning
STEM Advanced Diploma Programs
Business and Marketing Education (Bic Certified)
Family and Consumer Sciences (BIC Certified)
Additional Informational FACS Flyer for GCHS
Health Occupations Academy (BIC Certified)
Information Technology Program (BIC Certified)
Electronics and Robotics (BIC Certified)
Automotive Service Technology (NCCER and BIC Certified)
Cosmetology (BIC Certified)
Electrical Technology (NCCER and BIC Certified)
Heating-Ventilation-Air Conditioning-Refrigeration/HVACR (NCCER and BIC Certified)
HVAC Program Website

*Business-Industry Certification

*NEW* Governor’s Work-Based Learning Strategic Plan

*NEW* Alabama Work-Based Learning State Report

Career Success Guides from Alabama Works

GSCC Dual Enrollment “Ace Institute”

District Career Technical Education Program Brochure

Career Coaches
Career Technical Education Quick Fact Sheet 2017-2018
Career Technical Education Faculty Handbook

Gadsden Career-Technical Education Advisory Council


Heather New, Council President Gadsden Chamber of Commerce
Tim Jones, Council V. Pres. Modern Heating and Cooling
Christy Hood Riverview Regional Medical Center
Ben Reed City Of Gadsden
Glenn Williams Glenn Williams Agency
Dr. Kim Townsel Jacksonville State University
Steve Hildebrant Alabama Power Company
Clyde Porter Porter Testing Services
Wayne Rowe Quality of Life Services
Kassie Mathis Gadsden State Community College
Larry Harris Larry Harris Electrical
Kumira Lemon Mary Kay Cosmetics
 Jared Meeks Jared’s Tactical
 Bob Guyton  Southern Data Automation
Laura Swann Gadsden State Community College
Tommy Hartline Gadsden State Community College
Tim Green Gadsden State Community College
Mark Hamilton Devan Lowe
Brent Morgan C-T AP Gadsden City High School
Dillon Boatwright Student, Gadsden City High School
Heather Mabe Student, Gadsden City High School
Sam Womack Student, Gadsden City High School
Dr. David Asbury, C-Tech Director Gadsden City Board of Education

The Gadsden City Board of Education does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  The following person(s) has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Dr. Donna Smoots
Section 504 Compliance Officer
P.O. Box 184
Gadsden, AL 35902
(256) 543-3512

Mrs. Rhonda Perry
Title VI Compliance Officer
P.O. Box 184
Gadsden, AL 35902
(256) 543-3512

Mr. Keith Blackwell
Title IX Compliance Officer
P.O. Box 184
Gadsden, AL 35902
(256) 543-3512