Professional Staff

Outdoor Center Staff

Meet the Staff

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Liz Speelman

Liz Speelman

Outdoor Center Director / Senior Lecturer in Outdoor Education
Education

Ph.D. in Educational Psychology
M.Ed. Outdoor Education Administration
B.Sc. Environmental Science

Biography

Dr. Speelman has been teaching in the outdoors for over 20 years. Whether on the challenge course, out in a field, or in a traditional classroom, she teaches about group dynamics, interpersonal relationships and leadership.

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Billy Copeland

Billy Copeland

Outdoor Center Assistant Director
Education

M.Ed. in Outdoor Education Administration

Biography

Billy's path to becoming an Eagle Scout laid the foundation for his experience with a variety of outdoor adventures. After receiving his master's degree in Outdoor Education from Georgia College in 2012, Billy rejoined the Georgia College family in 2016. Billy loves getting to share his knowledge and passion for the outdoors through his position with the Outdoor Center.