To get a better grasp of children’s health, College of Education & Human Development doctoral student Elgin Andrews is working with After-School All-Stars Atlanta — a program run by the Department of Kinesiology and Health that provides comprehensive after-school programs for at-risk students in the metro Atlanta area — to study how curriculum and policy can be geared toward urban youth to increase their overall health.
Pamela Durham Willingham is the business manager for the Department of Middle and Secondary Education at Georgia State University. She is a seasoned administrator with over 25 years of work experience at GSU. Willingham is responsible for providing oversight of the day-to-day operations of the department and supervising administrative staff.
Gwen Kearney enjoys learning new things and growing professionally. Over the years, she’s learned about budgets, grants and human resources. As an administrative specialist, Kearney focuses on financial and business affairs.
Shaleen Tibbs serves as an administrative coordinator in the Middle and Secondary Education Department. She works closely with the director of initial teacher preparation and the Office of Field Placements, assisting in processing field experience placements for teacher candidates completing practicum and student teaching.
McRae Stephenson practiced family, nonprofit, and estate law in Kentucky. Prior to that, she served as a solutions consultant for LexisNexis as a development consultant to nonprofits serving the Appalachian region. She has also served as director of corporate and foundation relations at Marshall University in Huntington, WV.
Stephenson relocated to Decatur, GA with her… more »
Tyanne Pethel is the director of the Office of Field Placements. She graduated with her bachelor’s degree in history education from Kennesaw State University and earned her master’s degree in educational leadership with a concentration in higher education administration from Georgia Southern University.
Shuaib Mushfiq, an Atlanta native, is a lead systems specialist in the College of Education & Human Development. He earned his bachelor of science degree in computer science from Georgia State University in 2016.
Shuaib’s foundation of technical expertise stems from a hands-on development and leadership background along with project management and implementation experience. He… more »