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Meet the Admissions Team

Click on a student type to see the staff that work with that particular population. You can also see the staff working hard for you behind the scenes to serve our students!

Kyle Chappell
Admissions Counselor
(912) 478-7388
kchappell@georgiasouthern.edu

Georgia Counties (Northeast)

Cherokee, Dawson, Dekalb, Fannin, Forsyth, Gilmer, Gwinnett, Habersham, Hall, Lumpkin, Pickens, Rabun, Stephens, Towns, Union, White

Taiylar Hibbard
Admissions Counselor
(912) 478-5819
thibbard@georgiasouthern.edu

Georgia Counties (Northwest)

Bartow, Catoosa, Chattooga, Cobb, Dade, Douglas, Floyd, Fulton, Gordon, Haralson, Murray, Paulding, Polk, Walker, Whitfield

Eli Hall
Admissions Counselor
(912) 478-1004
elihall@georgiasouthern.edu

Georgia Counties (Mideast)

Baldwin, Banks, Barrow, Burke, Clarke, Columbia, Elbert, Franklin, Glascock, Greene, Hancock, Hart, Henry, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Jenkins, Lincoln, Madison, McDuffie, Morgan, Newton, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Putnam, Richmond, Rockdale, Taliaferro, Walton, Warren, Washington, Wilkes

Aubrey Garrido
Admissions Counselor
(912) 478-7387
agarrido@georgiasouthern.edu

Georgia Counties (Midwest)

Bibb, Bleckley, Butts, Carroll, Clayton, Coweta, Crawford, Dodge, Emanuel, Fayette, Harris, Heard, Houston, Johnson, Jones, Lamar, Laurens, Meriwether, Monroe, Montgomery, Peach, Pike, Pulaski, Spalding, Talbot, Tattnall, Taylor, Toombs, Treutlen, Troup, Twiggs, Upson, Wheeler, Wilkinson

Devon Hodges
Coordinator of Freshman Recruitment
(912) 478-0647
dhodges@georgiasouthern.edu

Devon works with all dual enrolled students and students in Southeast Georgia.

Georgia Counties (Southeast)

Bryan, Bulloch, Candler, Chatham, Effingham, Evans, Screven

Ally Jones Hancock
Admissions Counselor
(912) 344-3098
eajones@georgiasouthern.edu

Georgia Counties (South)

Appling, Atkinson, Bacon, Baker, Ben Hill, Berrien, Brantley, Brooks, Calhoun, Camden, Charlton, Chattahoochee, Clay, Clinch, Coffee, Colquitt, Cook, Crisp, Decatur, Dooly, Dougherty, Early, Echols, Glynn, Grady, Irwin, Jeff Davis, Lanier, Lee, Lowndes, Macon, Marion, Miller, Mitchell, Muscogee, Pierce, Quitman, Randolph, Schley, Seminole, Stewart, Sumter, Telfair, Terrell, Thomas, Tift, Turner, Ware, Wayne, Webster, Wilcox, Worth

  Julissa Ortiz
Admissions Counselor
(912) 877-1908
jortiz@georgiasouthern.edu
Julissa works with freshmen students from Liberty, Long, and McIntosh counties.
Macie Joyner
Admissions Counselor
(912) 478-1000
mjoyner@georgiasouthern.edu
Macie works with freshmen students in South Carolina and North Carolina.
Kat Shuman
Admissions Counselor
(912) 344-2632
kshuman@georgiasouthern.edu
Kat works with freshmen students in Florida.
Allie Grimes
Coordinator of Scholarship Programs
(912) 478-0861
agrimes@georgiasouthern.edu
Stephen Warner
Assistant Director of Freshman Admissions
(912) 478-4441
swarner@georgiasouthern.edu

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Bryan McDaniel
Assistant Director of Transfer Admissions
(912) 478-0860
bmcdaniel@georgiasouthern.edu
  Christopher Harris
Transfer Admissions Counselor
(912) 344-2865
charris@georgiasouthern.edu
Cornell headshot Cornell Scales
Transfer Admissions Counselor
(912) 478-5596
cscales@georgiasouthern.edu
Carly Wehner
Transfer Admissions Specialist
(912) 478-8479
cwehner@georgiasouthern.edu

Ron Jones
Assistant Director of International Admissions
(912) 478-5836
rjones@georgiasouthern.edu
  Maya Buser De
International Admissions Counselor
(912) 478-0634
mbuserde@georgiasouthern.edu
Naundie Eason
International Admissions Counselor
(912) 344-3119
neason@georgiasouthern.edu
Alba Cobos
Coordinator of Multicultural Recruitment
(912) 478-2611
acobos@georgiasouthern.edu
Jessika Garcia
Multicultural Admissions Counselor
(912) 344-2676
jgarciabassat@georgiasouthern.edu
Tosca Morgan
Multicultural Admissions Counselor
(912) 344-3615
tmorgan@georgiasouthern.edu

Georgia High Schools

A.R. Johnson, Albany, Arabia Mountain- Academy of Engineering, Benjamin E Mays, Booker T. Washington, Butler, Carver, Cedar Grove, Chamblee Charter, Chapel Hill, Columbia, Coretta Scott King Young Women’s Academy, Creekside, Cross Creek, DeKalb School of the Arts, Douglas County, Early College Academy of Columbus, Early College HS at Carver, Frederick Douglass, Hardaway, Henry W. Grady, Howard, Herschel Jenkins, Kendrick, Kipp Atlanta Collegiate HS, Lithia Springs, Lithonia, Lovejoy, North Clayton, Sol C. Johnson, Southwest, Southwest Dekalb, Stephenson, Towers, Tri-Cities, Westlake, Westover, Westside-Augusta, Westside-Macon

  Devon Hodges
Coordinator of Freshmen Admissions &
Dual Enrollment
(912) 478-0647
dhodges@georgiasouthern.edu
  Tobe R. Frierson
Associate Director of Admissions
tfrierson@georgiasouthern.edu
  Julissa Ortiz
Admissions Counselor
(912) 877-1908
jortiz@georgiasouthern.edu
  Amy Smith
Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management
& Acting Director of Admissions
amysmith@georgiasouthern.edu
Kevin Chambers
Associate Director of Operations
kchambers@georgiasouthern.edu
Tobe R. Frierson
Associate Director of Admissions
tfrierson@georgiasouthern.edu
Logan Adams
Assistant Director of New Student & Family Programs
(912) 478-7888
lfranks@georgiasouthern.edu
Ron Jones
Assistant Director of International Admissions
(912) 478-5836
rjones@georgiasouthern.edu
Kylie Hall
Assistant Director of Admissions Communications
(912) 478-1711
kyliehall@georgiasouthern.edu
Coming Soon
Assistant to Director of Admissions

  Syndie Best
Administrative Assistant for the Armstrong Campus
(912) 478-5467
sbest@georgiasouthern.edu 
  Mike Smith
Assistant Director of Events
(912) 478-5467 
pmsmith@georgiasouthern.edu
Kylie Hall
Assistant Director of Admissions Communications
(912) 478-1711
kyliehall@georgiasouthern.edu
Coming Soon
Coordinator of Events
Austin Edris
Administrative Assistant for Events
(912) 478-5851
aedris@georgiasouthern.edu
   Donna Smith
Administrative Assistant, Armstrong Campus Welcome Center
(912) 344-3626
donnasmith@georgiasouthern.edu
   Vickie Williams
Administrative Assistant
(912) 478-5449
vwilliams@georgiasouthern.edu
 Javona Douglas
Administrative Assistant
(912) 478-5391
jdouglas@georgiasouthern.edu
Coming Soon
Graduate Assistant, Marketing & Communications
Logan Adams
Assistant Director of New Student & Family Programs
(912) 478-7888
lfranks@georgiasouthern.edu
Coming Soon
Coordinator of
New Student & Family Programs
Statesboro Campus

Devin Maffei
Coordinator of New Student & Family Programs 
Armstrong Campus
(912) 344-3214
dmaffei@georgiasouthern.edu
Coming Soon
Senior Administrative Assistant for New Student & Family Programs
(912) 478-1862
Coming Soon
Graduate Assistant, New Student & Family Programs
  Kevin Chambers
Associate Director of Operations
kchambers@georgiasouthern.edu
  Stephanie del Forn
Assistant Director of Admissions Technology
(912) 478-2303
sdelforn@georgiasouthern.edu
  Khari Kelly
Lead Admissions Processor
(912) 478-0375
kkelly@georgiasouthern.edu
  Kavita Brigham-Hunt
Transfer Credit Evaluator
khunt@georgiasouthern.edu
  Ebony Harris-Weaver
Transfer Credit Evaluator
eharrisweaver@georgiasouthern.edu
Coming Soon
Transfer Credit Evaluator

Coming Soon
Transfer Credit Evaluator

  Karen Collins
Admissions Specialist, South GA
kcollins@georgiasouthern.edu
  Sylvia Kline
Operations Specialist
skline@georgiasouthern.edu
  Azure McDaniel
Admissions Specialist, Northeast GA
amcdaniel@georgiasouthern.edu
Coming Soon
Admissions Processor, Northwest GA

Hudarphus Hardnett
Admissions Processor, Mideast GA
  Bridget Johnson
Admissions Processor, Midwest GA
Jade Kowalczyk
Admissions Processor, Southeast GA & Dual Enrollment
Hannah Kramer
Admissions Processor, Out-of-State
Tamekia Wright
Document Specialist
Brianna Schoonover
Graduate Assistant, Operations & Processing

Last updated: 12/5/2019