Dr. Don-Terry Veal, Director

Dr. Lisa Powell Brantly, Training Program Specialist

Maria Tamblyn, Human Resources Program Manager

Julia Heflin, Training Program Manager

Patrick Rose, Survey Research Lab and BTOP Project Manager

Jennifer Turk, Human Resources Program Specialist

Sheree Wilson, Outreach Specialist II

Jonathan Gross, Training Supervisor (BTOP)

Leslie Hamby, Administrative Support Associate II

Wynadine Morris, Training Program Assistant

Davis Cooper, Human Resources Program Specialist


Graduate Assistants


Leonard Towns, Graduate Research Assistant

Shovan Mishra, Graduate Research Assistant

Amy Chitwood, Graduate Research Assistant

Tanja Matthews, Graduate Research Assistant

Fanrui Ge, Graduate Research Assistant

Xuejiao Zhao, Graduate Research Assistant


CGS Fellows


The Center for Governmental Services (CGS) at Auburn University is pleased to announce the CGS Fellows Program.

Dr. Don-Terry Veal, Director of The Center for Governmental Services, introduced the CGS Fellows Program in 2006, recognizing that experienced practitioners, academicians, and researchers make meaningful contributions to government and to associated targeted projects.  CGS Fellows utilize their expertise to engage in research or funding opportunities that will enhance the quality of public policy for the State of Alabama.
Requirements for Fellow status include extensive experience, prominence, and recognized contributions in public affairs.  Additional factors considered include academic qualifications in a public affairs discipline, reputation and contributions and achievements to public affairs nationally or internationally, and demonstrated characteristics as a public affairs thinker, author, and/or entrepreneur.

2006 - 2007
Dr. Caleb M. Clark, Alumni Professor of Political Science, and Program Director for the Master’s of Public Administration program at Auburn University. 

2007 - 2008
Dr. Juan E. Gilbert, T-SYS Distinguished Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, and Director of the Human-Centered Computing (HCC) Lab at Auburn University. 

2008 - 2009
Dr. John Sibley Butler, professor and administrator at the University of Texas at Austin.  Butler holds The Gale Chair in Entrepreneurship and Small Business in the Graduate School of Business and the Herb Kelleher Chair in Entrepreneurship. He is the Director of the Herb Kelleher Center for Entrepreneurship and the Director of the Institute for Innovation and Creativity (IC2).

2009 - 2010
Dr. Changhoon Jung, associate professor in the Department of Political Science at Auburn University. 


Professional Contracted Associates


Roger Rendleman
Richard Clouse
Bill Sauser
Sandra Sockwell
Lynne Hammond
George Amedee
Tommy Praytor
Tom Fleming
Bill Knight
Ron Crawford
Gwendolyn Hall
Barbara Montoya
Richard Lehr
Jewette Farley
Robbie Hyde
Brian Butler
Telesia Chambers
Hank Christen

Greg Tucker
Pat Deery
Glen Ford
Connie Scott
Kristie Allums
Marilyn Wood
Roger Gilliam
Robert Rogers
Oline Price
Sonia Daniels
Robbie Estes
Wendy Williams
Jennifer Byrd
James Long
Kevin Caputo
Shelley Tice
Reginald Threadgill
Chance Corbett

Derrick Coleman
Monica Vaughn
Rouen Reynolds
Trey Lightner
Paula Gordon
Oliver Fitzpatrick
Butch Burbage
April Taylor
Bill Gibbs
Matt Richards
John Hall
Kaila Matney
Sammy Smith
Felicia Flowers
Matthew Smith
Jack Waller
Richard Norejko



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