International Education

Academic Affairs Division

Institutional Representatives

To be considered for a USG Goes Global program, a student’s participation must be approved by their Institutional Representative. Approval is requested by the student in the online application by providing the email address of the representative at their home institution (listed below). Applicants will not be considered without confirmation of home institution approval from the Institutional Representative.

Please contact the USG Goes Global Program Manager at, if your institution is not listed or the contact information has changed.

Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College Trent Hester (229) 391-5232
Albany State University Annalease Gibson (229) 500-2380
Augusta University Rachel Morris (760) 729-2306
Clayton State University TBD (678) 466-4092
College of Coastal Georgia Jim Lynch (912) 279-5713
Columbus State University Raquel Aponte (706) 565-1380
Dalton State College Tammy Byron (706) 272-2693
East Georgia State College Carmine Palumbo (478) 289-2154
Fort Valley State University Rayton Sianjina (478) 825-6402
Georgia Gwinnett College Funwi Ayuninjam (678) 407-5145
Georgia Highlands College Michelle Lockett (678) 872-8037
Georgia College & State University Ariana Youmans (478) 445-4789
Georgia State University Joshua Hudson (404) 413-2529
Georgia Southern University Kristin Karam (912) 344-3042
Georgia Southwestern State University Yemisi Milledge (229) 931-2024
Gordon State College Christy Flatt (678) 359-5256
Kennesaw State University Alexis Johnson (470) 578-3787
Middle Georgia State University Kendra Russell (478) 471-2776
Savannah State University Joline Keevy (912) 358-4147
South Georgia State College Joseph Holloway (912) 449-7587
University of North Georgia Heather Jarema (706) 867-2192
University of West Georgia Anne Gaquere-Parker (678) 839-6026
Valdosta State University Irina McClellan (229) 333-7410

Note: Students from institutions not listed above are still eligible to study abroad with USG Goes Global as a transient student through the University of West Georgia. No additional applications or fees are required. See here for details.