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Leadership and Divisions

Shelley C. Nickel
Interim President of Georgia Southern University

Office of the President


Direct Reports

Jana Briley
Chief Audit Officer
Office of Audit and Advisory Services

Amy Heaston, Ed.D
Chief of Staff in the Office of the President

Tom Kleinlein
Athletic Director
Athletics

Maura Copeland
Executive Counsel
Office of Legal Affairs

Ron Stalnaker, MBA
Chief Information Officer

Office of the Chief Information Officer


President’s Cabinet

Trip Addison, MBA
Vice President for University Advancement and External Affairs

Office of the Vice President for University Advancement and External Affairs


Amy Ballagh, Ed.D.
Interim Vice President for Enrollment Management

Office of the Vice President for Enrollment Management


Christopher Curtis, Ph.D.
Vice President for Armstrong and Liberty Campus Operations

Office of Armstrong & Liberty Campus Operations


Georj Lewis, Ph.D.
Vice President for Student Affairs

Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs


Carl L. Reiber, Ph.D.
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs


Robert L. Whitaker, MBA
Vice President for Finance and Operations

Office of the Vice President for Finance and Operations