Georgia Southern University Team

Gloria Strauthers

Gloria Strauthers

Score Mentor

Gloria is an Independent Certified member of the highly respected John Maxwell Team of global Speakers, Trainers, and Coaches.

Catherine Blake

Catherine Blake

Accelerator Manager

Catherine Blake consults early stage companies grow thus contributing to the economic engine, creating jobs and inspiring innovation.

Santanu Majumdar

Santanu Majumdar

FABLAB Director

Santanu gathered experience in print production, exhibition, retail, packaging, signage system, short films, interactive and game design.

Dominique Halaby

Dominique Halaby

Director of B.I.G., Business Analyst

Dominique Halaby, D.P.A. is the Director of the Business Innovation Group (BIG) at Georgia Southern University.

Benjamin McKay

Benjamin McKay

Assistant Director of Research, CBAER

As a member of the Center for Business Analytics and Economic Research (CBAER) team since 2007, Ben McKay has led numerous research projects throughout Georgia.

Suzanne Hallman

Suzanne Hallman

Assistant Director of Entrepreneurship Education

Suzanne Hallman organizes and manages many of the Business Innovation Group’s student events and programs.

Valerie McElveen

Valerie McElveen

Area Director, Small Business Development Center

McElveen brings a wealth of experience and knowledge about small business operation and growth to her role as Area Director.