Staff Biographies

Toby Carr

Toby Carr

Vice President for Government Relations
carr@uga.edu | 706-542-1646

Toby Carr serves as the 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 Community Relations Coordinator 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.

Kristen Linthicum

Kristen Linthicum

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

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

Community Relations | State Relations

Devon Gill

Devon Gill

DC Operations Manager
devon.gill@uga.edu | 202-957-8705

Devon Gill serves as the DC Operations Manager 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.

Karen Davis

Karen Davis

Executive Assistant
karen.davis@uga.edu | 706-542-8096

Karen Davis 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.