Salina Area Technical College has a new person in charge of development.

Larry Pankratz has joined the school as its new Director of Development. According to the college, in this role, he will lead the Foundation’s fundraising work, securing new financial support for the college.

Pankratz comes to Salina Tech from Triplett, Inc., where he was Business Development Manager, responsible for sales and marketing for 24/7 Travel Stores and City Wide Self-Storage.

Pankratz has also been Executive Director of the Salina Housing Authority, Business Development Manager at Exline, Inc., General Manager of Integrated Solutions Group, and Vice President of Network Marketing and Sales for Kansas Cellular.