Senior Rural Health Project Managers

Our Senior Rural Health Project Managers directly oversee our team of community resource advocates. They establish priority projects in accordance with the Center’s Grand Challenges of Rural Health.

Special Projects

Our department of Special Projects manages state-wide initiatives such as the Hospital Leadership Training Program as well as overseeing partnership development opportunities.

Communications & Events

Our department of Communications and Events is responsible for the Center’s communication strategy as well as managing its print and digital marketing needs, including the website and social media.

Center Programs

Data & Research

Our Data and Research team is dedicated to maintaining the Data Hub as well as conducting primary source data collection and research.

Community Resource Advocates

Our Community Resource Advocates collaborate directly with community stakeholders to strategically and systematically pursue projects that increase the health status of rural Georgians.

Research Assistants

Our Research Assistants are members of the Rural Health Science Ph.D. program. Part of the Data Team, they provide direct support to the Data team and the Special Projects team, bringing their expertise from diverse health science backgrounds. Their supervisor is Dr. Anne Montgomery, who can be contacted at 


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