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The Division of Continuing Education Welcomes New Team Member

STATESBORO, Ga. – April 13, 2015 – Melissa Richardson joined Georgia Southern University, Division of Continuing Education as the CEIT, COSM, COE & Contract Training Program Specialist, on April 1, 2015.

In this role, Melissa will focus on the development of new programs; coordinate, market, budget and evaluate current non-credit programs; and continue to initiate contacts and build relationships with faculty, administrators and external organizations to foster new ideas and ensure a superior customer experience for all of the division’s partners.

Melissa brings with her over 16 years of program and management experience. In her last position, she served as a Project Coordinator in Early Clinical Development at Covance Clinical Development Services out of Wisconsin. While there, she worked directly with Project Managers to assist with the overall management of multi-site studies. Along with her work experience, Melissa has a Bachelor of Arts from Kent State University.

“I am very excited to be here as a part of Continuing Education at Georgia Southern University.” Melissa stated, “Great ideas are being shared and I look forward to the upcoming programs that will impact many people.”

Melissa’s skills, experience and drive make her a key addition to the Division of Continuing Education’s team. Please join the division in welcoming Melissa to the Georgia Southern University family.

Melissa Richardson Contact Information
Office: Nessmith-Lane Conference Center, Room 1821
Phone: (912) 478-1821

Current Programs and Conferences
• Southeast Conference on Positive Behavior Interventions and Support
• Curriculum Studies Summer Collaborative
• Global Education Summit
• National Youth-At-Risk Conference, Las Vegas
• National Youth-At-Risk Conference, Savannah


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