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Office of the Vice President of Student Affairs

Leadership and Support

Our Vision: To engage students in experiences that transform lives and support the realization of their potential.

Dr. Georj Lewis

Dr. Georj Lewis – Vice President for Student Affairs

Marvin Pittman Building, Suite 1002
Office: (912) 478-2796
glewis@georgiasouthern.edu


Dr. Georj Lewis is approaching his 25th year of service in the  higher education community, currently serving as the Vice President for Student Affairs at Georgia Southern University . His contextual areas of experience include, but are not limited to, strategic planning, student conduct, program assessment, diversity, budget management, behavior assessment, enrollment management, and collaborative efforts with faculty, legal services, university police, and auxiliary services.  Beginning his higher educational career in admissions and enrollment, Dr. Lewis coordinated minority recruitment efforts and developed a basic knowledge of all campus services and programs. After transitioning to multicultural affairs, he led the diversity efforts at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania and then transitioned to leading the same efforts at Georgia Southern University. During this time he assumed additional responsibilities in orientation, Greek life, and student government. After serving as a diversity professional at Georgia Southern, Dr. Lewis went on to serve in a senior level administrative positions as a Dean of Students. Following nearly 11 years of service at Georgia Southern University, Dr. Lewis went on to serve as the Chief Student Affairs Officers at Indiana University Northwest and Armstrong State University where he became skilled at strategic planning, leading complex student affairs organizational structures, and providing vision and leadership for departments that delivered services that are critical to student growth and development.  In 2018, Dr. Lewis returned to consolidated Georgia Southern University as the Vice President for Student Affairs. Dr. Lewis has received several awards, been invited to serve on various major campus committees, is active nationally through consulting and delivering conference presentations, and voluntarily serves in the community.

Dr. Lewis is married to Ms. Anchelle N. Lewis, has 3 Children (Miles, Georj II, and Jazmyn) and 2 grandchildren (Taylor and Taliya).

Sean Payne

Sean Payne

Chief Communications Officer

Marvin Pittman, Suite 1002
Office: (912) 478-2796
seanpayne@georgiasouthern.edu

Brooke Salter - Budget Manager

Brooke Salter

Business Manager

Marvin Pittman, Suite 1002
Office: (912) 478-2796
mbsalter@georgiasouthern.edu

Paula Smith

Paula Smith

Executive Assistant to the Vice President

Marvin Pittman, Suite 1002
Office: (912) 478-2796
paulasmith@georgiasouthern.edu

Gail Williams

Gail Williams

Assistant to the Vice President

Marvin Pittman, Suite 1002
Office: (912) 478-2796
gmwill@georgiasouthern.edu

Last updated: 6/5/2018