Fort Valley State University Names Three African American Men to Administrative Posts

fvsuFort Valley State University in Georgia has announced the appointments of three African Americans to administrative posts.

FVSU.appointeesJoshua Mufree was named director of intercollegiate athletics at the university. He has served as athletics director and chair of the department of psychology at Albany State University. Earlier in his career, he was superintendent of the public school system in Albany, Georgia.

C.JonesCharles Jones was appointed chief legal officer and director of government relations. He has been on the staff at Fort Valley State since 2011. Jones holds a bachelor’s degree and a master of public administration degree from the University of Missouri at Columbia. He earned a law degree at Georgia State University in Atlanta.

Gary MillerGary Miller was named chief information officer at the university. He has served as interim CIO at Fort Valley State since 2010. In 2008 he founded Unlimited Consulting Technologies and joined the staff at Fort Valley State in 2010.

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Get the JBHE Weekly Bulletin

Receive our weekly email newsletter delivered to your inbox

Latest News

Alcorn State University Announces Unique STEM-Focused MBA Degree Program

The new STEM-MBA program at Alcorn State, the first of its kind in the state of Mississippi, will prepare students to become business leaders in STEM industries through courses on foundational STEM and business concepts, as well as data analysis and strategic decision-making.

Five Black Women Who Have Been Appointed to Dean Positions at Universities Across the United States

Here is this week’s roundup of African Americans who have been appointed to dean positions at universities throughout the United States. If you have news for our appointments section, please email the information to

PNC Partners With Howard University to Empower Black Entrepreneurship

The Howard University and PNC National Center for Entrepreneurship aims to support and educate Black entrepreneurs from across the country. The collaborative initiative includes three other HBCU partners: Morgan State University, Clark Atlanta University, and Texas Southern University.

Saida Grundy Wins Race, Gender, and Class Book Award From the American Sociology Association

Dr. Grundy's book, Respectable: Politics and Paradox in Making the Morehouse Man, explores the culture and experiences of graduates from Morehouse College in Atlanta, the country's only historically Black college for men.

Featured Jobs