B.B.A. in Accounting in 2006 and M.S. in Personal Financial Planning in 2012
Katherine Grier, CPA (B.B.A. '06, M.S. '12) was recently named partner at Vann Whipple Milligan, P.C. She has helped guide the company's strategic development since joining the firm at its inception in 2014.
Ed Gadrix (B.B.A. '65) recently published "Panther Pride: The story of sports at Georgia State University and the Heroes and Heroines who Forged a Great Tradition" with Outskirts Press. The book chronicles the inception of sports at Georgia State to today's Panther athletics. Gadrix is an attorney with Gadrix and Associates, the law firm he founded, and is a former member of the Georgia State Athletics Board. He lives and works in Roswell, Ga.
B.A. '98, M.P.A. '08
Marcille Reed (B.A. '98, M.P.A. '08) was recently named as the new executive director of the Architects Foundation. Reed will lead the organization's expanded scholarship program and preservation efforts. Reed joins the Architects Foundation from Southface Energy Institute, where she served as the Chief Officer of Development and Communications.
Scott Harsh (Sp.Ed. '03) the current vice president of academic affairs at the Greater Atlanta Christian School, will replace retiring president David Fincher, July 1, 2018.
Mark V. Hanrahan
Mark V. Hanrahan (J.D. '96) joined the law firm of Taylor English Duma LLP as a partner in the Construction Practice Group. With more than 35 years of experience in the construction industry, Hanrahan has extensive experience representing clients in construction-related transactions and disputes. His clients include building owners, general contractors, developers, program managers, subcontractors and specialty equipment suppliers.
John G. Graves
John G. Graves (J.D. '07) recently joined Taylor English Duma LLP as counsel in the Intellectual Property Practice Group, with a focus on domestic and international mechanical patent prosecution. His practice encompasses conducting patentability studies, infringement and invalidity analyses, portfolio and competitor analyses, as well as drafting and negotiating intellectual property license agreements.
Laura French (J.D. '95), the founder and president of the French Law Group, was recently quoted in Fit Small Business's article titled "Probate Leads."
Laura King (B.S. '14) recently joined Vantage Realty Partners and will lead the commercial tenant representation division, working with restaurants, retail and office tenants. King previously served as director of leasing for Paces Properties.