Master of Public Administration (MPA)

Sue Joe is a first-year MPA student planning to focus her studies on public finance and public management. Sue feels a sense of trust and commitment to a greater public good. This commitment is expanded to public service on a global scale in her current work.

Sue is presently working for the International Center of the Carl Vinson Institute of Government as the Korea Program Specialist. In this role, she works closely with visiting research scholars and delegations from South Korea and assists them with coordinating governmental training programs, which aim to promote UGA’s outreach mission and develop new partnerships and future cooperation between two countries.


B.A., The University of Georgia 2013, Sociology

Of Note
  • Graduated Cum Laude from the University of Georgia
  • EXCEL Awards from the University of Georgia’s Multicultural Services and Programs
  • Public Service & Outreach Student Scholar
  • Overseas Korean Traders Association (OKTA) Executive member
  • Second Place from the World Overseas Korean Traders Association (OKTA) Future Leadership Academy’s Business Showcase Competition
Research Interests
  • Public Financial Administration
  • Public Management and Collaborative Governance