Academic Instructional Support Specialist

Biography

Meredith is an Academic Instructional Support Specialist for UWG Newnan where her main role is supporting Newnan faculty. She will be responsible for all Newnan test proctoring to support UWG students and students from other institutions. Along with these duties, she partners with the UWG Continuing Education department to deliver non-credited courses at UWG Newnan. She comes to Newnan after serving four years as Coordinator and Assistant Director of UWG Alumni Relations. In addition, Meredith serves on the eCore Student Success Team providing support and resources to assist students in their success. She currently serves on the Engage West Barrier Team and served on President Marreros Inauguration Planning Committee. Meredith received her BBA in Management from UWG in 2009 and is completing her Masters in Business Administration from UWG. In her spare time, she sits on the Carroll County Chamber of Commerces Education Workforce Taskforce committee as well as holding the Presidents position for the Carrollton Junior Womans Club. She is a board member of the Carroll County Chamber of Commerces Leadership Academy Alumni Association, Bridge Builders, and is co-chair of the Community Service committee. Meredith is also a mentor to a 4th grade student at Central Elementary School. Meredith is married to Allen Ledbetter, and he is employed with Southwire. They live in Carrollton with their Golden Retriever, Gus. (678) 839-2311 mnesmith@westga.edu