Stephanie Merrick stands in front of a wall-mounted map.

Stephanie Merrick


Administrative Professional Senior



Stephanie Merrick, Ph.D., provides administrative support to the director of the Center for Spatial Planning Analytics and Visualization in the College of Design. She works with researchers, undergraduate and graduate students, and human resources to streamline and continue to build on processes that support the research center.

Her focus is on, though not limited to: budgeting for the center, hiring and supervising students, working with the visiting scholars, provide teaching assistance, travel and expense tracking, and event planning.  She has experience in budgets professional development, team building, and research. 

Merrick is an instructor in the Academic Transition Programs at Georgia Tech, and she is a certified strengths coach. She holds a Ph.D. in Leadership and Organizational Change and a master's in Human Resources.