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TAG Education Collaborative Announces Key Addition to Board of Directors 

ATLANTA (July 30, 2013) –TAG Education Collaborative (TAG-Ed), the charitable organization established by the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) dedicated to preparing the next-generation workforce, is excited to announce Patricia Royak, Founder & President of The Royak Group, Inc., as a new member to the TAG-Ed Board of Directors. 

“The addition of Patricia Royak to TAG-Ed’s board will have a positive impact on our mission,” said Chris Reinking, founding partner of Jabian Consulting and TAG Education Collaborative Board Chair. “Her expertise and passion will enhance our ability to provide students with workforce readiness opportunities within our technology community.”

Founded in 2002, the Royak Group is headquartered in Johns Creek, Ga and is a firm specializing in information technology services. The Royak Group’s portfolio of clients includes Fortune 50, Fortune 500 and early to mid stage firms that require human capital support services, executive recruiting services and staff augmentation services. Royak has held various roles in the information technology consulting industry. Her career includes 15 years with Capgemini, and has spanned operations, recruiting management, sales management, and account management and client services. Royak is a premier member of the Technology Association of Georgia and a speaker at Crossroads Careers.  She has been featured on Atlanta Business Radio and TAG Radio. She is passionate about The Royak Group motto; Hi Touch, Hi Tech & Hands On.

“We are delighted to have Patricia as a member of the TAG-Ed Board of Directors,” said Michael Robertson, executive director of TAG-Ed. “She understands that engaging students early helps prepare them to join the future technology workforce. She will be an integral part of our expansion.”

For more information on TAG Education Collaborative program and the TAG-Ed board, visit, or contact Michael Robertson, executive director of TAG Education Collaborative, at


About TAG Education Collaborative

TAG Education Collaborative is dedicated to developing science, technology, engineering and math initiatives in Georgia. Through partnerships with statewide STEM programs, TAG-Ed fosters student interest in STEM in order to increase appreciation for the opportunities available through technology careers. TAG-Ed hosts an internship program for high school students, two web-based team challenges for students interested in Health IT and web design, and the Vine Event, an annual fundraiser benefiting STEM education. For additional information, visit TAG Education Collaborative or contact Michael Robertson at (404) 920 – 2038 or

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