Meet Our Team

Heath Hooper, PhD

Adjunct Faculty, Sports Management Expert Designer & Manager

Department: Business Administration

Office Location: Lancaster

Dr. Heath Hooper has been in Higher Education now for 10 years. He serves as the Dean of the Ledbetter College of Business and Professor of Sport Management at Shorter University. Dr. Hooper is additionally very involved in his local community as he serves on the Executive Board of Directors for the local Rome Floyd Chamber of Commerce and as the 2022 President of the Board for the Rome Floyd County Commission on Children and Youth.

Dr. Hooper resides in Rome, GA with his wife and together they have two children.


PhD Education in Sport Management, North Central University, Minneapolis, MN
Masters in Coaching and Athletic Administration, Concordia University-Irvine, Irvine, CA
Bachelor of Science in Sport Administration, Reinhardt University, Waleska, GA


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