Economic Development

Final Report

Approved CIC Recommendations


  • ASU Cochair – Alicia Jackson, Dean, College of Business, Albany State University
  • DSC Cochair – Kimberly Holmes, Interim Associate Provost for Academic Affairs


Albany State University

  • Kathaleena Monds, Professor of Business Information Systems
  • Amieche Nwaokoro, Professor of Economics
  • Carolyn Rollins, Associate Professor of Education
  • Clifford Porter, Director of Foundation and Donor Relations
  • Damon Phillips, Assistant Director of Development

Darton State College

  • Roger Marietta, Associate Professor of Political Science, City Commissioner
  • Aaron Johnson, Assistant Professor of Economics
  • Stefane Raulerson, Director of Military and Adult Education
  • David Mann, Assistant Professor of Physical Education


  • Align Institutional Economic Development Efforts with USG Efforts
  • Identify Institutional Capabilities Most Likely to Aid Economic Development
  • Develop Structure to Maximize “Marriage Making” Capabilities