Georgia Allen joined the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School in 2014. In addition to serving as chief information officer at the School, she is responsible for the strategic management of technology teams and initiatives supporting application and website development, instructional design and consultation, infrastructure and technical support. She is accountable for the fiscal and operational success of the department.
Prior to joining the School, Allen was the assistant dean of information technology at the UNC School of Government where she served as the chief technology officer and was responsible for the operational direction of the IT Division. She was also the assistant director of information technology for the university library at Florida Gulf Coast University, and she has served as a technology consultant in the corporate sector. She holds a bachelor's degree in Communications and master's in Public Administration. She is also a Certified Government Chief Information Officer from the UNC Center for Public Technology.
Georgia has been a featured speaker at several local, regional, and national conferences on topics ranging from strategic IT management to developing collaborative partnerships with faculty.