Antoinette Roise

Antoinette Roise

Title: Instructor
Department: Political Science and Public Affairs
Discipline: Political Science
Office: Social Sciences Building Rm. 232
Phone: 912.358.3262
Fax: 912.650.8074
Email: roisea@savannahstate.edu

Biography

Anne Roise is an instructor of Urban Studies and Planning at Savannah State University and the CEO of Roise & Associates in Savannah, GA. She specializes in strategic planning, project development and organizational coaching for small businesses and non-profit organizations. For several years, Anne served in senior management positions with municipal governments where she was responsible for community revitalization and economic development initiatives. She is a former Director of Economic Development for the City Savannah and also served as the Interim Director of the Savannah Development and Renewal Authority. Her areas of expertise are micro-business development, leadership training, and facilitating coalitions to reduce poverty and stimulate economic opportunities for disenfranchised communities. Anne has a Masters Degree in City Planning from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). After graduating from MIT, she worked as a planner for the City of Cambridge, Massachusetts, and was later employed as the Executive Director of the Massachusetts Supreme Court’s Commission on Racial and Ethnic Bias in the Courts. Anne is a Certified Economic Developer (CEcD) and has provided course instruction for the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) since 2002.

Research Interests

Equity and Social Justice Economic Disparity

Education

Masters – Other, - Massachusetts Institute of Technology
BA, Psychology/Education - Anitoch University

Awards & Honors

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Publications

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