Appointments, Promotions, and Resignations

Charlie G. Spell was named interim chair for the department of education at South Carolina State University in Orangeburg. He was an assistant superintendent of the public school system in Orangeburg.

Dr. Spell holds bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees from South Carolina State University.

• Pamela Carter was appointed chair of the department of management at the School of Business and Economics at North Carolina A&T State University in Greensboro. She is an associate professor in the department.

Dr. Carter is a graduate of George Mason University. She holds an MBA from the University of Maryland and a doctorate from Florida State University.

• Debbie G. Thomas is the new associate provost and associate vice chancellor for academic affairs at North Carolina Central University. She was the executive director of the Center for Urban and Regional Excellence at Indiana University Northwest in Gary.

Thomas holds a doctorate in curriculum and instruction from Southern Illinois University.

• Greg Marrow was appointed chief information officer at Alabama A&M University. He was director of instructional technology services at North Carolina Central University in Durham.

Marrow holds bachelor’s and master’s degree in electrical engineering from North Carolina A&T State University.

• Kevin James was named chair of the accounting department at the School of Business and Economics at North Carolina A&T State University. He was an associate professor at Middle Tennessee State University.

Dr. James holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Middle Tennessee State University and a Ph.D. in accounting from the University of Tennessee.

• Martha Bulluck was appointed interim assistant vice chancellor for human resources administration at Indiana University-Purdue University in Indianapolis. She was director of human resources for AmeriHealth Indiana.

A graduate of Hampton University, Bulluck holds a master’s degree in public administration from Indiana University.

• A. Ramona Brown is the new vice president for student affairs at the College of Staten Island in New York. She was vice dean for student and external affairs in the Grove School of Engineering at The City College of New York.

Dr. Brown holds a master’s degree from Howard University and a doctorate from Teachers College of Columbia University.

• Karl S. Wright, former president of Florida Memorial University, was named provost at the University of the Virgin Islands.

A native of Jamaica, Dr. Wright holds a Ph.D. in agricultural economics from Mississippi State University.

• William H. Robinson was promoted to associate professor of electrical engineering at Vanderbilt University. He was also granted tenure.

Dr. Robinson is a graduate of Florida A&M University. He holds a master’s degree and a Ph.D. in electrical and computer engineering from Georgia Tech.