New Faculty and Staff



Arla Bernstein, visiting assistant professor, Liberal Studies, Penfield College

Megan Buren, admissions counselor, Admissions/Student Affairs, College of Health Professions

James Greer, director of development, University Advancement

Jordan Kelly, admissions counselor, Admissions, Georgia Baptist College of Nursing

Robyn Lorys, clinical assistant professor/director of the clinical skills and simulation laboratory, Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy

Liliana Morosanu, visiting instructor, public health, College of Health Professions

Tia Solh, clinical assistant professor, Physician Assistant Studies, College of Health Professions

Elaine Thomas, clinical associate professor, Clinical Medical Psychology, College of Health Professions

Douglas County

Felicia Baiden, instructor, Teacher Education, Tift College of Education

Jason Holloway, instructor/coordinator of new student advising and retention, Liberal Studies, Penfield College

Henry County

Robin Mathis, assistant professor and undergraduate organizational leadership program coordinator, Department of Leadership Studies


Chiquita Baldwin, grants accountant, Accounting

Renee Bryan, student loans specialist, Student Loans

Todd Edwards, assistant athletic director of digital media, Athletics

Emily French, coordinator of sports operations, Athletics

Gregory Gentry Jr., cheer coach, Athletics

Heather Han, assistant softball coach, Athletics

Brittini Hancock, enrollment specialist, Admissions, School of Medicine

Noah Harbuck, athletic operations assistant, Athletics

Samantha Hurley, assistant women's lacrosse coach, Athletics

Donna Johnson, administrative secretary, Religion, College of Liberal Arts

Melissa Jurkiewicz, assistant professor of teacher education, Tift College of Education

Tuong Le, data analyst, IT Application Services

Melissa McClendon, payroll clerk, Benefits/Payroll

J. William Morehead, coordinator of creative services, Athletics

Mani Pokharel, lecturer/lab coordinator, Physics, College of Liberal Arts

Benjamin Pearson, police officer, Mercer Police

Penny Pitts, cheerleading assistant, Athletics

Paige Pridgeon, assistant women's volleyball coach, Athletics

Brittany Raygoza, Title IX coordinator, Audit and Compliance

Emmett Rutkowski, assistant soccer coach, Athletics

Patrick Walsh, assistant athletic director for media relations, Athletics


Kristena Cunningham, library assistant II, Medical Library, School of Medicine

Joseph Sero, clerkship coordinator, Academic Affairs, School of Medicine