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Meet the Deans

  • Sheri Worthy

    Sheri Worthy

    Samuel A. and Sharon Y. Nickols Professor, Associate Dean for Academic Programs

    As Associate Dean for Academic Programs for the College of Family and Consumer Sciences, Dr. Sheri Worthy is responsible for leading the development and implementation of all major activities related to the college's teaching mission. 

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  • Allisen Penn

    Allisen Penn

    Associate Dean for Extension and Outreach

    As the FACS Associate Dean for Extension and Outreach, Dr. Allisen Penn is responsible for leading the college in fulfilling its land-grant university mission of providing Georgia’s residents, businesses and communities access to quality educational experiences and the institution’s knowledge base. Dr. Penn is a proven leader who brings extensive experience and skills to support Extension and outreach programming. She works closely with leaders from the College of Agricultural and Environmental SciencesUGA Extension, the Office of the Vice President of Public Service and Outreach and other colleges and units for the successful application of research to priority needs of the state. She also leads through the Georgia Clinical Translational Science Alliance to address health and wellness needs, particularly in rural and underserved populations, by strengthening and expanding research collaborations with faculty from a variety of disciplines.

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  • Linda Fox

    Linda Fox

    Professor and Dean Emeritus

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