Directors

Karen Tinsley, Director 

Heidi Ewen, Associate Director for Data Analytics 

Jerry Shannon, Assoicate Director for Community Research

Kim Skobba, Associate Director for Housing and Community Development

Name Job Title / Department Contact
Karen Tinsley

Karen Tinsley

Public Service Associate

Extension and Outreach, Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Karen Tinsley is the Director of the Housing and Demographics Research Center and the Program Coordinator of the Georgia Initiative for Community Housing.

203 Financial Planning Research Center (House B)
407 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4949

Heidi Ewen

Heidi H Ewen

Assistant Professor

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

203 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4201

Gerald Shannon

Jerry Shannon

Assistant Professor

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Jerry Shannon uses community engaged research to study health and neighborhood development.

706-542-3232

Kimberly Skobba

Kimberly Skobba

Associate Professor

Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

104 Housing and Consumer Research Center (House C)
415 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4951