Staff Biographies

Griff Doyle

Griff Doyle

Interim Vice President for Government Relations
gdoyle@uga.edu | 706-542-8096

Griff Doyle serves as the Interim Vice President for Government Relations for the University of Georgia and oversees University relations with federal, state and local government officials. On-campus, he reports to the President and works closely with the Provost and other senior administrators to advance programs and activities that are important to the institution.

Blake Raulerson

Blake Raulerson

Director of State Relations
blaker@uga.edu | 706-206-7317

Blake Raulerson serves as the Director of State Relations for the University of Georgia. In this role, Blake is the primary liaison between the University and state government officials. Blake represents UGA in all matters with state government officials, agencies, departments, and other higher education institutions in Georgia.

Carly McCallie

Carly McCallie

Director of Federal Relations
carly.mccallie@uga.edu | 202-549-8001

Carly McCallie serves as the Director of Federal Relations for the University of Georgia. Her position includes planning, coordinating, and executing university priorities with the federal government, as well as serving as the university’s liaison with Congress, federal departments and agencies, and higher education associations and advocacy groups.

Alison Bracewell McCullick

Alison Bracewell McCullick

Director of Community Relations
amccull@uga.edu | 706-542-1670

Alison McCullick serves as the Director of Community Relations for the University of Georgia. In her role, Alison heads the Office of Community Relations and serves as the primary liaison between UGA and the Athens-Clarke County government, businesses, neighborhoods, nonprofit organizations, community leaders and individuals.

Meredith Stinson

Government Relations Associate
mstinson@uga.edu | 706-542-1671

Meredith Stinson serves as the Government Relations Associate for the University of Georgia. In this role, Meredith is based in Athens and supports Vice President for Government Relations as well as the directors of federal, state, community relations.

Katelyn Bickett

Katelyn Bickett

Government Relations Assistant
mary.bickett@uga.edu | 706-207-3577

Katelyn Bickett serves as the Government Relations Assistant for the University of Georgia. In this role, Katelyn is based in Athens and supports the Government Relations Associate. She also serves as the communications liaison to the office.

Devon Gill

Devon Gill

Federal Relations Associate
devon.gill@uga.edu | 202-957-8705

Devon Gill serves as the Federal Relations Associate for the University of Georgia. Her position includes supporting the Director of Federal Relations by serving as a Congressional liaison and executing university priorities with the federal government. In Washington, Devon manages the operations of Delta Hall, which houses students participating in the University of Georgia’s Washington Semester Program.

Joni Walston

Joni Walston

Executive Assistant
Joni.Walston@uga.edu | 706-542-1661

Joni Walston serves as the Executive Assistant in the Office of Government Relations for the University of Georgia. She assists with scheduling and office communications and serves the role of office manager.