East Georgia State College held its Fall Commencement Ceremony Saturday, December 11, 2021. The ceremony was held in the Gymnasium in Swainsboro. Friends and family of the graduates were welcome to attend the event. 

East Georgia State College
Credit: EGSC

Dr. Sandra Sharman, Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs, welcomed the graduates and their families to the ceremony. Ben Beverly, an EGSC Correll Scholar, sang “God Bless America” followed by EGSC graduate Sanjay Narsee who presented the Reflection. 

East Georgia State College
Credit: EGSC

The speaker for the ceremony was Dr. Mary Waalkes, a professor of history at EGSC-Augusta. Mary Waalkes received her PhD from the University of Colorado specializing in U.S. history and focusing on the South and on African American history. She currently teaches U. S. history survey and Western Civilization at EGSC-Augusta.

Incoming president of EGSC, Dr. David Schecter, was introduced at the commencement ceremony and presented each graduate with their diplomas. 

Associate of Arts

Appling County

  • Butler, Bailee L.

Bartow County

  • Willis, Corey A.

Bibb County

  • Andrews, Dajah L.
  • Brown, Makiya
  • Jones, Kierra D.

Bryan County

  • Sikes, Noah E.
  • Bulloch County
  • Ace, Tamesha B.
  • Baker, Kaylah C.
  • Carter, Amiya S.
  • Davis, Destiny S.
  • Dunnum, Stacy M.
  • Mayo, Zachary O.
  • Morales-Amador, Diosymar E.
  • Rozier, Titus J.
  • Wilson, Ashton D.

Candler County

  • Robertson, Marlee R.

Chatham County

  • Blake, Selena M.
  • Brown, Kennedey M.
  • Jackson, Curteonna U.
  • Kennedy, Jasmine A.

Columbia County

  • Carter, Banks E.
  • Dial, Jessica L.
  • Hackett, Andrew A.
  • Johnson, Brittney N.
  • Mims, Lataesia

Dodge County

  • Coleman, Precious D.
  • Effingham County
  • Cribbs, Ansley L.
  • Mobley, Kylie E.
  • Evans County
  • Kinlaw, Hailey M.
  • Murray, Randal K.
  • Jefferson County
  • Ibraheem, Jasmine L.
  • McBride, Adrienne N.
  • Jenkins County
  • Cook, Rylee L.

Liberty County

  • Hodge, James J.
  • McDuffie County
  • Kendrick, Shalexus T.
  • Sallywhite, Daphnie N.
  • Montgomery County
  • Thigpen, Catherine E.
  • White, Bret A.

Richmond County

  • Davis, Kyia L.
  • Green, Bobby A.
  • Jones, Alexis N.
  • Roberson, Monasia H.
  • Rogers, Te’Anna N.
  • Wesby, Antonisha L.
  • Whitfield, Domoniqua L.
  • Youmans, Rodrica M.

Screven County

  • Tillman, Atira D.

Tattnall County

  • Browder, Branden S.
  • Strange, Alaina B.
  • Strange, Bailey A.

Toombs County

  • Bray, Samantha E.
  • Brogdon, Chason T.

Washington County 

  • Mimbs, Tabitha C.
  • Geary County, Kansas
  • McGarrell, Toni N.

Associate of Science

Effingham County

  • Cribbs, Scott T.

Emanuel County

  • Narsee, Sanjay

Gordon County

  • Avila Antonio, Gerardo

Toombs County

  • Braddy, Kayla G.

Bachelor of Arts

Barrow County

  • West, Cory L.

Effingham County

  • Ruth, Shelby M.

Toombs County

  • Johnson, Tyler C.

Whitfield County

  • Saylors, Nathaniel W.

Bachelor of Science

Chatham County

  • Kearse, Leslie D.

Evans County

  • Glisson, Kelly H.

Houston County

  • Moore, Alicia R.

Johnson County

  • Brantley, Tiffany M.

Lowndes County

  • Aikens, Valencia S.

Tattnall County

  • Moore, Nicole R.

Toombs County

  • Conner, Sandra D.

Hillsborough County, Florida

  • Grobler, Christina 


Newton County

  • Boyd, Brianna D.