Welcome from Advancement

Montrese Adger Fuller, Vice President of Advancement, External Relations, and Marketing

Lambdin Hall, Room 325


Montrese Adger Fuller serves as the Vice President of Advancement, External Relations and Marketing and Executive Director of the Gordon State College Foundation.

In this role, Adger Fuller manages relationships with alumni, donors, corporations, foundations and other internal and external stakeholders within the communities served by the college. Her responsibilities include increasing the number of donors and strengthening partnerships.

Adger Fuller has close to 23 years of advancement experience while serving at some of the most prestigious private and public higher education institutions in the country, and she oversees Gordon State College’s Advancement, Alumni Affairs, Annual Fund, Career Services, Development, External Relations, Communications, and Marketing Functions.



Candi Babcock, Advancement Coordinator

Lambdin Hall, Room 324


Candi Babcock coordinates the administrative functions of the Advancement, External Relations, and Marketing department. She works closely with the Gordon State College Foundation and coordinates the annual award process for Foundation Scholarships.



Meagan Pearson, Development Officer

Lambdin Hall, Room 328


Meagan Pearson serves as the Development Officer for the Office of Advancement, External Relations, and Marketing.

In this role, Pearson establishes and maintains collaborative working relationships with the GSC Foundation, internal and external stakeholders, and the community to maximize gift revenue, plan solicitation strategies, and leverage joint solicitation efforts. Her responsibilities include strategic planning to meet and exceed fund-raising goals and objectives as well as researching, writing, editing, and overseeing solicitations, proposals, case statements, and grants.

Pearson is a two-time alumna of Gordon State College.



Karolina Philmon, Marketing Manager

Lambdin Hall, Room 317


Karolina Philmon is responsible for managing the marketing plan and writing press releases to promote GSC within the 14-county primary service region. Philmon also maintains relationships with regional media outlets to elevate the communication efforts reflective of the strategic plan.



Amber Tallent, Marketing Specialist

Lambdin Hall, Room 238


Amber Tallent serves as the graphic designer for print and digital materials, promotional publications, billboards, campus signage, logos, program and event flyers plus social media graphics. She photographs campus events and athletics as well as creates video content for internal and external college communication. Tallent is also responsible for managing GSC’s social media platforms, posting content to the website, and maintaining communication plan for diverse 14-county primary service region.  

Tallent is an alumna of Gordon State College.



Jasmine Copeland, Career Services Coordinator

Lambdin Hall, Room 223

Jasmine Copeland serves as the Career Services Coordinator for the Office of Advancement, External Relations, and Marketing.

In this role, Copeland assists and guides students through all components of career services and partners with organization and community leaders for the development of student opportunities to enhance professional skills and integrate academic learning and work experience for students to obtain suitable employment. Her responsibilities include maintaining an employer database for job opportunities, conducting advisement sessions and career readiness workshops throughout the academic year, and working with students and employers on an individual basis to ensure career planning and placement objectives are met.

Jasmine is a second-generation alumna of Gordon State College.