2018 Annual Conference Speaker – Bonita Jacobs

Bonita Jacobs

Dr. Bonita Jacobs is president of the University of North Georgia, which serves about 19,000 students across five campuses and online. President Jacobs was the first female president of North Georgia College & State University and only the second woman to lead one of the nation’s six Senior Military Colleges.

President Jacobs has been named as one of the “100 Most Influential Georgians” by Georgia Trend and has been recognized by the Atlanta Business Chronicle as one of its Women Who Mean Business and among the “Top Education Leaders in Atlanta.”

President Jacobs previously served at the University of North Texas as executive director of the National Institute for the Study of Transfer Students, as vice president for student development, and as professor in counseling and higher education.