Georgia Political Science Association


Founded in 1968, the GPSA is the professional association for political science practitioners and educators in Georgia.  Membership is drawn from the public, private, and academic sectors. They welcome members, attendees, participants, and students from around the world.


President - Tamra Ortgies-Young, Georgia Perimeter College
Vice President and Program Chair, 2016 Conference - Craig Albert, Georgia Regents University
Vice President and Program Chair-Designate, 2017 Conference -
Immediate Past President and Chair of the Nominations Committee - Kyle Christensen, Columbus State University
Secretary - Thomas Rotnem, Kennesaw State University
Treasurer - Brandy Kennedy, Georgia College & State Uniiversity
Director of Communications - John Bennett, Valdosta State University
Editors-in-Chief of the Proceedings of the GPSA - Adam Stone, Georgia Perimeter College, &
Thomas Rotnem, Southern Polytechnic State University
Development Coordinator - Crystal Garrett, Georgia Perimeter College
Teaching & Learning Coordinator - Craig Albert, Georgia Regents University