Office of the President
Georgia Southern University

Direct Reports and Staff

President’s Office Staff

Amy Heaston, Ed.D.
Chief of Staff

Ginger Malphrus
Word Processing Operator

Leigh Lanier Price
Executive Associate to the President

Ashley Thornton
Administrative Specialist

Kim Wingfield
Senior Administrative Assistant

Administrators that Report to the President

Jana Briley, Office of Audit and Advisory Services
Maura Copeland, Office of Legal Affairs
Tom Kleinlein, Athletics
Ron Stalnaker, MBA, Chief Information Officer

President’s Cabinet

Trip Addison, MBA , Advancement and External Affairs
Amy Ballagh, Ed.D., Enrollment Management
Christopher Curtis, Ph.D., Armstrong and Liberty Campus Operations
Amy Heaston, Ed.D., Office of the President
John Lester, DPA, Strategic Communications and Marketing
Georj Lewis, Ph.D., Student Affairs
Carl L. Reiber, Ph.D., Provost/Academic Affairs
Robert L. Whitaker, MBA, Finance and Operations

Visit Leadership and Divisions for a complete listing of these offices, titles and the areas overseen by administrators.

Last updated: 3/5/2019

Office of the President • PO Box 8033 Statesboro, GA 30460 • 912-478-5211