Tonia Edwards, Project Manager, R-WIT

Photo of new employee Tonia Edwards

Tonia has a PhD in Communication and Culture.

Tonia is a PMP-certified project manager in R-WIT and she will be working primarily with the Library development team. Her current project list includes the Slave Voyages project and a range of others.

Before coming to Emory, Tonia worked at Balentine, an investment management firm, as Director of Project Strategy and Implementation. She was also on the faculty at Georgia State University, teaching Film and Media in the Communication Department. She still occasionally teaches.

Born in Atlanta, Tonia received her undergraduate degree in French and Film Studies at the University of Georgia and her Masters and PhD degrees in Communication and Culture at Indiana University.

Tonia is a foodie, an avid reader, and hosts a French film festival every spring via a grant from the French Ministry of Culture. You can learn more about the festival at

You can reach Tonia at tonia [dot] edwards [at] emory [dot] edu.

This entry was posted in Meet New Employees and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Post a comment or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.

Post a Comment

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>