Named for the first dean of our college, this award recognizes a current or retired faculty or staff member who has provided leadership in motivating and guiding students.

Brenda Cude

Brenda Cude

Brenda Cude is a Georgia Athletic Association Professor in Family and Consumer Sciences in the department of financial planning, housing and consumer economics and has served as the department’s undergraduate coordinator since 2006. Cude, who was named a FACS 100 Centennial Honoree in 2018, earned a Ph.D. in consumer economics from Purdue University. Named for the first dean of the college, the award recognizes a current or retired faculty or staff member who has provided leadership in motivating and guiding students.