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Zaria O'Bryant, PhD

Director of Academic and Outreach Partnerships


  • PhD, Educational Technology, Walden University
  • MAT, Special Education, University of South Carolina
  • BS, Mechanical Engineering, Clemson University

Awards, Honors, and Achievements

  • Leading with Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion David Eccles School of Business University of Utah
  • Leadership Excellence Darla Moore School of Business Executive Development University of South Carolina
  • Certified Exceptional Needs Specialist National Board for Professional Teaching Standards

fun facts

I love serving the families of this great state of South Carolina through my work at GSSM and through Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated and the National Society of Black Engineers.

Joined GSSM in 2012