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Meet the Staff

Sha-Ron E. Jones, Director of Recruitment
Office: (478) 825-6348

Biography: The opportunity to go to college is something many people should consider in their lifetime. Knowledge helps us widen our understanding and broaden our horizon of an ever changing sophisticated world. I have worked in college admissions and recruitment for decades. My satisfaction comes in knowing people appreciate and enjoy the opportunity given for higher learning with the objective to live fruitful and productive lives.
Education: B.A. - South Carolina State University
M.Ed. - South Carolina State University
Graduate Studies – University of South Carolina

Calandra Wright, Director of Admissions
Office: (478) 825-6227

Biography: My purpose in life is to help others live their dreams. I am passionate about making sure students take advantage of higher education opportunities, and I am dedicated to helping students complete the admissions process. Before joining Fort Valley State University in 2011, I worked for ten years as a television news anchor and reporter and four years as a high school literature teacher and senior advisor.

Education: Master of Education in School Counseling, Fort Valley State University; Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, Georgia State University; Associate of Arts in Journalism, Middle Georgia State College

William A. Thomas, Admissions Counselor
Office: (478) 825-6329

Biography: As a native of Moultrie, Georgia, I thoroughly enjoy meeting prospective students from south Georgia. It is a pleasure to share the great educational opportunities Fort Valley State University has to offer. I am committed to assist all prospective students with their transition to join the Wildcat family and embark on a great college experience.
Recruitment Region: South Georgia
Education: B.A., Political Science, Valdosta State University
Master of Public Administration, Valdosta State University

Felicia L. Martin, Senior Enrollment Associate
Office:(478) 827-3116

Biography: For more than 11 years, it has been my honor and pleasure to assist interested students with admission to Fort Valley State University. I have found nothing more fulfilling than knowing I have been an integral part of helping a student achieve one of life’s biggest accomplishments: an opportunity to earn a college degree.

I am responsible for applications for individuals with last names G – L.

Education: Fort Valley State University, currently enrolled in the Bachelor of Science in Computer Science Program

Michelle L. Appling, Senior Enrollment Associate
Office: (478) 825-6307

Biography: As an enrollment associate, I feel extremely excited to be part of the Recruitment and Admissions team. I look forward to working with prospective students as we strive together to enhance an incredible Wildcat community!

I am responsible for applications for individuals with last names M – R.

Education: A.A. Business Administration, University of Phoenix

image descriptionPreferred Admission Deadlines:

Fall Semester- June 15
Spring Semester - November 1
Summer Semester - April 1

Any applications received after deadlines must meet minimum admission requirements.
Questions? Call (478) 825-6520

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