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Ashley Strong-Green

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Dr. Ashley Strong-Green is the Distance Education Coordinator for Augusta Technical College. She previously served as a humanities, English, and reading instructor with the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) from 2010-2020.

In 2017, she received commendations from Georgia Governor Nathan Deal, the GA State House, and the GA Senate for teaching excellence and won the state title for the Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Instruction.

Dr. Strong-Green has a B.A. in English from Paine College and an M.A. in Literary and Cultural Studies from Carnegie Mellon University and a Ph.D. in Higher Education Leadership from Mercer University. She has worked on a variety of projects including writing state standards for American Literature, cofounding a study abroad program, and developing a course on the Rhetoric of Hip Hop.

Her research focuses on transfer students, international education, technical education, and gateway and learning support courses. She serves on the board for the Jessye Norman School for the Arts, Leadership Augusta, and the Partnership for Children. Ashley currently lives in Augusta, GA with her husband Kenneth where she enjoys horseback riding, sewing, and canning.