Atlanta Metropolitan State College

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TRIO (The Federal TRiO Programs )

TRiO Programs at Atlanta Metropolitan State College address the unique academic and cutrioltural needs of individuals who are identified as TRiO eligible: low-income and/ or first generation college students. TRiO programs at Atlanta Metropolitan State College maintain a strong commitment to student access and academic excellence. Currently, Atlanta Metropolitan State College is home to several Federal TRiO programs including:

  • Student Support Services
  • Student Support Services - STEM
  • Talent Search
  • Upward Bound: Clayton
  • Upward Bound: Fulton
  • Upward Bound: Math, Science
  • Upward Bound: Thomaston
  • Upward Bound: West Clayton

All TRiO programs are competitive grants awarded to Atlanta Metropolitan State College and fully funded by the United States Department of Education.

TRiO Executive Director

Dr. Christopher Bennett
404-756-2737
cbennett@atlm.edu

Metro-Atlanta TRiO Programs
Upward Bound Clayton     Upward Bound-Fulton Upward Bound - West Clayton

Yolanda Ward, Director
678-623-1264
yward@atlm.edu

   

Dr. Deborah Lee, Director
679-623-1193
dlee@atlm.edu

Kenneth Stallings, Director
678-623-1194
kstallings@atlm.edu

Tuyet Nguyen, Educational Specialist
678-623-1197
tnguyen@atlm.edu

   

Dwayne McClain
Educational Specialist
678-623-1185
dmcclain@atlm.edu

Bria Carr, Educational Specialist
678-623-1323
bcarr@atlm.edu

Shelia James, Office Manager
404-756-4059
mcgheehjames@atlm.edu

Student Support Services

Classic Student Support Services Student Support Services - STEM

Morgan Felder, Director
404-756-2741
mfelder@atlm.edu

Cassandra Smith, Director
678-623-1325
csmith@atlm.edu

Cameron Woodward, Counselor
678-623-1342
cwoodward@atlm.edu
David Clark, Counselor
678-623-1168
dclark@atlm.edu
Kierstin Gilliam, Administrative Assistant
404-756-2742
kgilliam@atlm.edu

Thomaston TRiO Programs

Educational Talent Search
Upward Bound
Upward Bound Math Science
Ruth Jean, Director
678-623-1190
rjean@atlm.edu
Sabrina King, Director
404-756-2731
sking@atlm.edu
Chad Walker, Director
cwalker@atlm.edu
Jakeia Glenn, Educational Specialist
678-623-1324
jglynn@atlm.edu
Leo Clark, Educational Specialist
678-632-1234
lclark@atlm.edu

Karlos Markland
Educational Specialist
kmarkland@atlm.edu

Jasmine Preston, Program Coordinator
404-756-4966
jprestonn@atlm.edu