About Us: President's Office

Leadership Council

The mission of the Spelman College Leadership Council is to support the process integration required by the College to sustain efficiencies across divisions. This will be achieved through the formulation and
implementation of operational and organizational policies/procedures. The Council shall enhance the
effectiveness of new and existing programs, promote accountability and improve interdivisional collaboration in ways that support the College and its strategic plan. The Council also supports the education, training and development of its members.

The Council will:

  • Assist the Senior Leadership Team (SLT) by handling issues delegated to the Council by the SLT for (1) decision and implementation; (2) analysis and recommendation; or (3) general input and discussion.
  • Explore issues, identify problems and concerns, make recommendations and propose initiatives that affect the College community.
  • Make institutional processes function effectively by (1) reporting on interdepartmental work in process and obtain group input regarding proposed changes; and (2) promote collaboration between
    functional units.

Leadership Council Charter

Members

Jackie JamesJacqueline James, Chair
Director, Administrative Services
404-270-5111
JJames@spelman.edu



Steve BowserSteve Bowser, 1st Vice Chair
Director of Public Safety
404-270-5326
sbowser@spelman.edu


Jilo TisdaleJilo Tisdale2nd Vice Chair
Director, Bonner Office of Civic Engagement
404-270-5305
jtisdale@spelman.edu

Shelese LaneShelese LaneRecording Secretary
Director, Corporate & Foundation Relations
404-270-5110
sjlane@spelman.edu


 

Dawn Alston
Director, Budget and Contracts
404-270-5077

April Austin
Controller
404-270-5153

Harold Bell
Director of Career Planning & Development
404-270-5269

M. Gale Belton
Manager of Faculty Support
404-270-5024

Dolores Brennan Bradley
Professor and Interim Vice Provost
404-270-5619

John Brown
Registrar
404-270-5227

Fran'Cee Brown-McClure
Dean of Students
404-270-5132

Sandra Butler
Interim Vice President of MIT and Chief Information Officer
404-270-5447

Bernadette Cohen
Director of Human Resources
404-270-5091

Alison Cummings
Director, Office of Housing & Resident Life
404-270-5343

Brenda Dalton
Director, Department of Student Health Services & Campus Wellness
404-270-5245

Joyce Davis
Director of Marketing and Communications
404-270-5871     

Art Frazier
Director, Facilities Management & Services
404-270-5440

Heather Hawes
Director of Event Operations
404-270-5068

Fran Jackson
Director of Center for Academic Planning and Success
404-270-5582

Lenora Jackson
Director of Student Financial Services
404-270-5209

Sylvia Maddox
Director, Student Life and Engagement
404-270-5139

Ave Marshall
Director of Counseling & Disability Services
404-270-5288

Chandra McCrary
Associate Vice President for Media and Information Technology 
404-270-5394

Tiffany Nelson
Director of Admissions
404-270-5195

Sharon Owens
Director, Alumnae Affairs
404-270-5082

Desiree Pedescleaux
Dean of Undergraduate Studies
404-270-5696

Lisa Rhodes
Director of the Sisters Center for Wisdom & Dean of the Chapel
404-270-5728

Claudia Scholz
Director of Sponsored Programs
404-270-5897

Dimeji Togunde
Associate Provost for Global Education & Professor of International Studies
404-270-5680

Jill Triplett
Director, Institutional Research, Assessment & Planning
404-270-5677

Keith Webb
Director, Cooperative Education & Special Programs
404-270-5279