• Cindy Culver

    Cindy Culver

    Cindy received her BS in Dietetics in 1995 and is the director of school nutrition in Marietta.

    Alumni, Foods and Nutrition - Alumnus

  • Amanda Standard

    Amanda Standard

    Meet Amanda, a Master of Science graduate from McDonough, GA.

    Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics - Student

  • Kimberly Watkins

    Kimberly Watkins

    Meet Kimberly Watkins, a PhD candidate in Financial Planning from Monticello, FL.

    Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics - Student

  • Caroline McHam

    Caroline McHam

    Meet Caroline, a current Accelerated M.S. in Financial Planning student from Marietta, GA.

    Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics - Student

  • Sohyun Park

    Sohyun Park

    Sohyun Park received her Ph.D. from FDN in 2006 and is Team Lead/Epidemiologist for the CDC.

    Foods and Nutrition - Alumnus

  • Lilian Sattler

    Lilian Sattler

    Dr. Sattler is an Assistant Professor in Pharmacy and in Foods and Nutrition.

    Foods and Nutrition - Faculty

  • Roxie Price

    Roxie Price

    A retired FACS agent in Thomas County inspired Roxie Price to pursue a career in Extension

    Extension and Outreach - Extension Agent

  • Colton Strawn

    Colton Strawn

    Meet Colton Strawn, a Master of Science in Financial Planning student from Monticello, GA.

    Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics - Student

  • Megan Ford

    Megan Ford

    Megan is a PhD student from Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

    Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics - Student

  • Whitney Watkins

    Whitney Watkins

    First-generation college student has found a home in HDFS

    Human Development and Family Science - Student

  • Emma Laing

    Emma Laing

    Dr. Laing is an Associate Research Scientist and Director of Communications in FDN.

    Foods and Nutrition - Faculty

  • Rachel Stewart

    Rachel Stewart

    Stewart has been with Extension for 15 years

    Extension and Outreach - Extension Agent

  • Carla Moore

    Carla Moore

    Dr. Moore is an Assistant Professor and Extension Nutrition Specialist in FDN.

    Foods and Nutrition - Faculty

  • Sergiy Minko

    Sergiy Minko

    Georgia Power Professor of Fiber and Polymer Science Sergiy Minko directs UGA’s NSM Lab.

    Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors - Faculty

  • Anna Beth Smith

    Anna Beth Smith

    Anna Beth Smith is majoring in political science and human development and family science.

    Human Development and Family Science - Student

  • Daniel Bettis

    Daniel Bettis

    Daniel Bettis is an ambitious second-year financial planning student from Dawsonville, GA.

    Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics - Student

  • Alison Berg

    Alison Berg

    Dr. Berg is an Assistant Professor and Extension Nutrition and Health Specialist in FDN.

    Foods and Nutrition - Faculty

  • Michael Thomas

    Michael Thomas

    Michael is a Financial Planning Ph.D. student from Gary, Indiana.

    Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics - Student

  • Betty English

    Betty English

    Love for Extension work was born early

    Extension and Outreach - Extension Agent

  • Silvia Giraudo

    Silvia Giraudo

    Dr. Giraudo is an Associate Professor in the Department of Foods and Nutrition.

    Foods and Nutrition - Faculty

  • Judy Harrison

    Judy Harrison

    Dr. Harrison is a Professor and Extension Foods Specialist in FDN.

    Foods and Nutrition - Faculty

  • Barbara Grossman

    Barbara Grossman

    Dr. Grossman is a Clinical Associate Professor and Director of the Dietetic Internship Program.

    Foods and Nutrition - Faculty

  • Lauren Kort

    Lauren Kort

    Lauren Kort received her MS degree in 2014 and is a DXA technologist and clinical dietitian.

    Alumni, Foods and Nutrition - Alumnus

  • Valerie Chertin

    Valerie Chertin

    Valerie Chertin received her MS in 2013 and is a clinical dietitian at Atlanta Medical Center.

    Alumni, Foods and Nutrition - Alumnus

  • William Stark

    William Stark

    William Stark is a Senior financial planning student from Milton, GA.

    Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics - Student

  • Alex Anderson

    Alex Anderson

    Dr. Anderson is an Associate Professor in the Department of Foods and Nutrition.

    Foods and Nutrition - Faculty

  • Tracey Brigman

    Tracey Brigman

    Tracey Brigman is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Foods and Nutrition.

    Foods and Nutrition - Faculty

  • Brooke Dumont

    Brooke Dumont

    Brooke's diverse interests are what led to to the HDFS program at FACS.

    Human Development and Family Science - Alumnus

  • Cindee Sweda

    Cindee Sweda

    Extension and Outreach - Extension Agent

  • Emily Selph

    Emily Selph

    Emily will continue her journey at the University of Georgia with a graduate program at FACS.

    Foods and Nutrition - Student

  • Annie Berry

    Annie Berry

    From the West Coast to the Deep South, Annie has been making her mark.

    Foods and Nutrition - Student

  • Molly Dodd

    Molly Dodd

    Her business savvy and eye for fashion are what drives her in her career search.

    Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors - Alumnus

  • Anthony Chiu

    Anthony Chiu

    His love of dietetics goes all the way back to his childhood.

    Foods and Nutrition - Student

  • Teresa Tzou

    Teresa Tzou

    Teresa's passion for helping others drives her academic and career goals.

    Foods and Nutrition - Student

  • Taliah Lamar-Herring

    Taliah Lamar-Herring

    Taliah may be graduating, but she will be no stranger to FACS.

    Human Development and Family Science - Alumnus

  • Wookjae Heo

    Wookjae Heo

    Wookjae Heo is no stranger to the realm of academic research.

    Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics - Alumnus

  • Susan Moore

    Susan Moore

    Susan Moore has worked in Extension for nine years

    Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition - Extension Agent

  • Jenissa Gordon

    Jenissa Gordon

    Soon to be a Double Dawg, Jenissa Gordon sets the standard for women in STEM

    Foods and Nutrition - Student

  • Claudette Bailey

    Claudette Bailey

    Claudette has wanted to go into the healthcare field since she was a child.

    Foods and Nutrition - Student

  • Chase Colwell

    Chase Colwell

    Chase has dedicated much of his college career towards helping children.

    Human Development and Family Science - Alumnus

  • Breanna Costner

    Breanna Costner

    Breanna Costner has had no shortage of academic achievements in her undergraduate career.

    Human Development and Family Science - Alumnus

  • Emily Rollins

    Emily Rollins

    A Summa Cum Laude graduate of Foods and Nutrition, Rollins plans on continuing at FACS.

    Foods and Nutrition - Student

  • Angela Hendricks

    Angela Hendricks

    Angela Hendricks has big dreams abroad after graduating from FACS.

    Human Development and Family Science - Alumnus

  • Mitzi Parker

    Mitzi Parker

    Sumter County agent loves being involved in her community through Extension

    Extension and Outreach - Extension Agent

  • Kimberly Jenkins

    Kimberly Jenkins

    Serving others provides indescribable fulfillment for Jenkins

    Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition - Extension Agent

  • Samantha Manning

    Samantha Manning

    A successful internship leads Samantha Manning to a career with Macy's.

    Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors - Student

  • Savannah McCaskill

    Savannah McCaskill

    Savannah McCaskill shines bright with an Internship at Nordstrom

    Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors - Alumnus

  • Laura T. Smith

    Laura T. Smith

    FACS Extension

    Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition - Extension Agent

  • Pam Nesmith

    Pam Nesmith

    Alumni Pam Nesmith got from FACS a skill set that offered flexibility.

    Human Development and Family Science - Alumnus

  • Edda Z. Cotto-Rivera

    Edda Z. Cotto-Rivera

    Cotto-Rivera loves serving families through her work with Extension

    Foods and Nutrition - Extension Agent

  • Natalie Bouyett

    Natalie Bouyett

    Natalie received her dietetics degree from FDN and is pursuing a master's in social work.

    Alumni, Foods and Nutrition - Alumnus

  • Maria Breen

    Maria Breen

    Breen earned her BS and MS/DI from FDN and is a sports dietitian for UGA Athletic Association.

    Alumni, Foods and Nutrition - Alumnus

  • Jamie Cooper

    Jamie Cooper

    Dr. Jamie Cooper is an associate professor in sports nutrition.

    Foods and Nutrition - Faculty

  • Josephine Martin

    Josephine Martin

    FACS Honor Hall of Recognition recipient Josephine Martin was a pioneer in child nutrition

    - Alumnus

  • Chip Ogburn

    Chip Ogburn

    Dr. Chip Ogburn, M.S. in FDN, is chief of orthopedic surgery at Athens Orthopedic Clinic.

    Alumni, Foods and Nutrition - Alumnus

  • Suraj Sharma

    Suraj Sharma

    Sharma gives students hands-on learning experiences through his product development course.

    Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors - Faculty

  • Leigh Anne Aaron

    Leigh Anne Aaron

    The 15-year UGA Extension veteran loves hearing feedback from program participants

    Extension and Outreach - Extension Agent

  • Cara Simmons

    Cara Simmons

    The South Georgia native has found a home in Athens

    Office of the Dean, SSAC - Faculty

  • Marnie Dekle

    Marnie Dekle

    Marnie Dekle, FACS agent for Candler and Emanuel counties, loves the variety of her job

    Extension and Outreach - Extension Agent

  • Ben Jacobs

    Ben Jacobs

    Ben Jacobs discovered his passion for financial planning at UGA.

    Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics - Student

  • Molly Dodd

    Molly Dodd

    Molly Dodd has found a home in fashion merchandising

    Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors - Student

  • Kandauda A.S. Wickrama

    Kandauda A.S. Wickrama

    K.A.S. Wickrama brings his research experiences to the courses he teaches.

    Human Development and Family Science - Faculty

  • Carter Broun

    Carter Broun

    2008 housing grad Carter Broun returns to Dawson to teach Introduction to Residential Property

    Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics - Alumnus

  • Desiree Seponski

    Desiree Seponski

    Seponski, an assistant professor in HDFS, is passionate about marriage and family therapy

    Human Development and Family Science - Faculty

  • Dilreet Kaur

    Dilreet Kaur

    Outgoing and passionate, Kaur loves UGA, FACS

    Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics - Student

  • Madalene Dawson

    Madalene Dawson

    I want to be able to tell future students about the endless opportunities within the College

    SSAC, Foods and Nutrition - Student

  • Hillary Barfield

    Hillary Barfield

    FACS majors can lead to a multitude of jobs that you would not think they would lead to.

    SSAC, Human Development and Family Science - Student

  • Amanda Schoon

    Amanda Schoon

    FACS is an incredible College.

    SSAC, Human Development and Family Science - Student

  • Funmi Jemilugba

    Funmi Jemilugba

    When you are part of FACS, there is someone always willing and available to help.

    SSAC, Human Development and Family Science - Student

  • Olivia Newsome

    Olivia Newsome

    FACS is the most student-friendly college I’ve encountered on campus

    SSAC, Human Development and Family Science - Student

  • Morgan Kupersmith

    Morgan Kupersmith

    The FACS faculty cares about your comfort level and how to help you succeed.

    SSAC, Human Development and Family Science - Student

  • Breanna Costner

    Breanna Costner

    FACS Ambassadors gives me the opportunity to tell others why I love my college

    SSAC, Human Development and Family Science - Student

  • Sara Thompson

    Sara Thompson

    Leadership is vital when working with others, especially in academics.

    SSAC, Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors - Student

  • Samantha Henning

    Samantha Henning

    I really want to be able to be a part of something bigger than myself

    SSAC, Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics, Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors - Student

  • Lucy Tyler

    Lucy Tyler

    I wanted the chance to work on leadership skills that will stay with me long after graduation

    SSAC, Human Development and Family Science - Student

  • Kristen Averett

    Kristen Averett

    Taking on leadership roles at UGA has helped me be able to speak up and also make decisions.

    SSAC, Foods and Nutrition - Student

  • Kelsey Eenigenburg

    Kelsey Eenigenburg

    At FACS you are a big fish in a small pond

    SSAC, Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics, Human Development and Family Science - Student

  • Lauren Tolbert

    Lauren Tolbert

    Everyone in FACS is so welcoming and willing to help and it really is like a family!

    SSAC, Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors - Student

  • Laura Eckhardt

    Laura Eckhardt

    FACS Ambassadors feels like a good way to say thank you for the wonderful college experience.

    SSAC, Foods and Nutrition - Student

  • Jordan Sylvester

    Jordan Sylvester

    FACS Ambassadors is a great way to promote the college I am most passionate about on campus.

    SSAC, Foods and Nutrition - Student

  • Caitlin Passino

    Caitlin Passino

    Changing my major to FACS was one of the best decisions I have made in college.

    SSAC, Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics - Student

  • Jarvis Hayes

    Jarvis Hayes

    Jarvis Hayes affects people's lives with the knowledge he's gained at FACS.

    Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics - Student

  • Ivy Odom

    Ivy Odom

    Ivy Odom has learned about herself as a person and as a leader by being a FACS Ambassador.

    SSAC, Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics - Student

  • Stella Christoforou

    Stella Christoforou

    Stella Christoforou is very outgoing and loves being around people.

    Human Development and Family Science - Student

  • Lauren Tolbert

    Lauren Tolbert

    Lauren Tolbert spent half her school days in a lab at Dawson Hall while in high school.

    Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors - Student

  • Lindsey Hutchins

    Lindsey Hutchins

    Lindsey Hutchins has found UGA to be the perfect place for her to pursue community involvement.

    Human Development and Family Science - Student

  • Ines Beltran

    Ines Beltran

    Ines Beltran improves nutrition and physical activity of families.

    Extension and Outreach - Extension Agent

  • Jan Baggarly

    Jan Baggarly

    Jan Baggarly helped 427 Walk Georgia participants walk the equivalent of 104,720 miles.

    Extension and Outreach - Extension Agent

  • Ginger Howard

    Ginger Howard

    Ginger Howard attended FACS, where she made friends and connections that will last a lifetime.

    Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors - Alumnus

  • Lori Maggioni

    Lori Maggioni

    Captain Lori Maggioni, a RDN in the US Army, received her degree in Nutritional Sciences.

    Foods and Nutrition - Alumnus

  • Susan Howington

    Susan Howington

    Susan Howington trains farmers and farmers’ market vendors that sell food products.

    Extension and Outreach - Extension Agent

  • Rick Lewis

    Rick Lewis

    Rick Lewis is the UGA Foundation Professor in Family and Consumer Sciences.

    Foods and Nutrition - Faculty

  • Mary Ann Johnson

    Mary Ann Johnson

    Mary Ann Johnson holds the Bill and June Flatt Professorship in Foods and Nutrition.

    Foods and Nutrition - Faculty

  • Lisa (Williams) Eckstein

    Lisa (Williams) Eckstein

    Lisa Eckstein works with older adults, providing consulting services.

    Foods and Nutrition - Alumnus

  • Heather Hamner

    Heather Hamner

    Heather Hamner's work is centered on ensuring that women have safe and healthy pregnancies.

    Foods and Nutrition - Alumnus

  • Marie Spano

    Marie Spano

    Marie Spano received her MS from Foods and Nutrition, and is a sports dietitian.

    Foods and Nutrition - Alumnus

  • Donna Hancock

    Donna Hancock

    Donna Hancock received a Ph.D. in Human Development and Family Science in May 2012.

    Human Development and Family Science - Alumnus

  • Seonhwa Lee

    Seonhwa Lee

    Seonhwa Lee is the recipient of the 2011 and 2012 scholarship funded by the KASF.

    Human Development and Family Science - Student

  • Antoinette Landor

    Antoinette Landor

    Antoinette Landor received a Ph.D. Human Development and Family Science in August 2012.

    Human Development and Family Science - Alumnus

  • Elizabeth Andress

    Elizabeth Andress

    Elizabeth Andress shares her knowledge of food processing and safety.

    Foods and Nutrition - Faculty

  • Maria Bermudez

    Maria Bermudez

    Maria Bermudez aims to help people overcome adversity and other life challenges through her research and outreach.

    Human Development and Family Science - Faculty

  • Olivia Barrett

    Olivia Barrett

    Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors - Alumnus

  • Lauren Koncerak

    Lauren Koncerak

    Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors - Student

  • Lam Le

    Lam Le

    Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors - Student

  • Rachel French

    Rachel French

    Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors - Student

  • Coco Greenblum

    Coco Greenblum

    Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors - Student

  • Katrina Little Bowers

    Katrina Little Bowers

    Emily Quinn Pou Professional Achievement Award

    Giving Back - Alumnus

  • Karen Slough

    Karen Slough

    Karen Slough stepped away from her academic studies of child and family development for a hands-on teaching job.

    Human Development and Family Science - Alumnus

  • Joseph Goetz

    Joseph Goetz

    Joseph Goetz’s financial planning students praise his teaching prowess.

    Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics - Faculty

  • Heather Kaney Burge

    Heather Kaney Burge

    Textiles, Merchandising and Interiors - Alumnus

  • Caree Cotwright

    Caree Cotwright

    Caree crafted an interactive play as part of an obesity-prevention program targeting low-income children

    Foods and Nutrition - Alumnus

  • Camille Hinton Kesler

    Camille Hinton Kesler

    Camille Hinton Kesler has a long history as a volunteer for charitable organizations.

    Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics - Alumnus

  • Mildred Ray

    Mildred Ray

    Mildred Ray began her college career in 1931 in the home economics department at the State Normal School for Teachers.

    - Alumnus

  • Ali Lauren Spizman

    Ali Lauren Spizman

    Dedicated to making a difference, Ali Spizman is a national volunteer teen ambassador for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of America.

    Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics - Student

  • Anne L. Sweaney

    Anne L. Sweaney

    Anne Sweaney uses her expertise in housing issues in the classroom, in the community and beyond.

    Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics - Faculty

  • Jay Mancini

    Jay Mancini

    Jay Mancini, the Haltiwanger Distinguished Professor at UGA, and his students are conducting research that seeks solutions to the challenges that families face.

    Human Development and Family Science - Faculty