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PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

Public Administration | Social WorkUrban Studies | Administrative staff
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Kenneth Chilton, Ph.D. | cv
Associate Professor
Department of Public Administration
kchilton@tnstate.edu
office Avon Williams Instructional Site, Suite F400 | phone 615.963.7017

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Michael Harris, Ph.D. | detail  | cv                                                                                    
Interim Provost and Vice President of  Academic Affairs, Dean, College of Public Service and Professor of Public Administration
mharris50@tnstate.edu
office of Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs  | phone 615.963.5301

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Cliff Lippard, Ph.D.  cv
Adjunct Faculty Member
Department of Public Administration
Executive Director, Tennessee Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations (TACIR)
professorlippard@gmail.com

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Kenyatta Lovett, Ph.D.  | detail | cv
Adjunct Faculty Member
Department of Public Administration
Principal, Education Strategy Group
kenyatta.lovett@gmail.com

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Robert Marioni, Ph.D. | cv
Adjunct Faculty Member
Department of Public Administration
LTSS Assistant Deputy of Data Governance and Reporting, Long-term Services & Supports, Division of TennCare
State of Tennessee
robmarioni@hotmail.com 

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Angela M. Paez, Ph.D.
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Assistant Professor and Graduate Programs Coordinator
Department of Public Administration
anicho10@tnstate.edu
office Avon Williams Instructional Site, Suite F400  |  phone  615.239.5258

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Janice Snow Rodriguez, Ph.D.
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Adjunct Faculty Member
Department of Public Administration
Executive Director, Tennessee Language Center
jsnowrod16@gmail.com

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Alex Sekwat, Ph.D. | cv
Professor of Public Administration
asekwat@tnstate.edu
office Avon Williams Instructional Site, Suite F400 | phone 615.963.7371

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Rodney Stanley, Ph.D. | detail  | cv
Interim Dean, College of Public Service and Professor
Department of Public Administration
rstanley1@tnstate.edu
office Avon Williams Instructional Site, Suite F400  |  phone 615.963.7249

Andy Spears, Ph.D. | cv
Adjunct Faculty Member
Department of Public Administration
President, Spears Strategy (public affairs)
ASPEARS35@GMAIL.COM

Meg Streams, Ph.D. | detail | cv
Interim Department Chair and Associate Professor
Department of Public Administration
office Avon Williams Instructional Site, Suite F400
mstreams@tnstate.edu
phone 615.963.7112

Steve Thompson, Ph.D. | cv
Adjunct Faculty Member
Department of Public Administration
sthomp48@tnstate.edu

SOCIAL WORK

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Donna Dopwell, PhD, MSSW
Interim Director and Assistant Professor, Social Work Program
Department of Social Work and Urban Studies
ddopwell@tnstate.edu
office main campus Elliot Hall 310G | phone 615.963.7641

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Delores Butler, MSW, LAPSW 
Assistant Professor, Social Work Program
Department of Social Work and Urban Studies
dbutler@tnstate.edu
office main campus Elliot Hall 310G | phone 615.963.7666

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Cynthia George, Ph.D., MSSW
Assistant Professor, Social Work Program
cgeorge9@tnstate.edu
office main campus Elliot Hall 310 | phone 615.963.7665

Shone Hughes, DPA, MSW
Assistant Professor, Social Work Program
Department of Social Work and Urban Studies
shughe10@tnstate.edu
office main campus Elliot Hall 310 | phone 615.963.7641

Gary Jones, MSW, Ph.D. | cv
Interim MSW Coordinator and Assistant Professor, Social Work Program

Department of Social Work and Urban Studies
gjonesjr@tnstate.edu
phone 615.963.7641

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Hannah Washington, EdD, MSW
Interim Director of Social Work, and Assistant Professor, Social Work Program
Department of Social Work and Urban Studies
washingtonhannah2@gmail.com
office main campus Elliot Hall 310 | phone 615.963.7641

URBAN STUDIES

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Cara Robinson, Ph.D.  | detail | cv
Department Chair and Associate Professor, Urban Studies
Department of Social Work and Urban Studies
crobin22@tnstate.edu
office Avon Williams Instructional Site, Suite E | phone 615.963.7243

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Kimberly Triplett, Ph.D.  | detail  | cv
Associate Professor, Urban Studies
Department of Social Work and Urban Studies
ktriplet@tnstate.edu
office Avon Williams Instructional Site, Suite E | phone 615.963.7025

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Rafael Harun, Ph.D.  | cv
Assistant Professor, Urban Studies
Department of Social Work and Urban Studies
sharun@tnstate.edu
office Avon Williams Instructional Site, F414 | phone 615.963.7255

ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF

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Latonia Jackson
Administrative Assistant
Department of Public Administration
ljacks77@tnstate.edu
office Avon Williams Instructional Site, Suite F400 | phone 615.963.7241

Linda Robare
Administrative Assistant
Department of Social Work and Urban Studies
lrobare@tnstate.edu
office Avon Williams Instructional Site, Suite E400 | phone 615.963.7667