Meet the Staff

Dr. Art Recesso

Chief Innovation Officer

Art Recesso received a Ph.D. in Education Administration and Policy Studies from the State University of New York, University at Albany. He has served in leadership roles for the New York State Governor’s School and Business Alliance program, School to Work programs, and for integrating technology into leading, teaching and learning. Dr. Recesso was a Research Scientist in the Georgia Research Alliance Learning and Performance Support Laboratory at the University of Georgia where his research focused on evidential reasoning methods and technology tools for the assessment and support of leaders, instructors, and learners. He has been the PI and Co-PI for roughly $20,000,000 in federal and state funded grants and contracts. Dr. Recesso was the Co-Founder of two technology startups based on inventions and discoveries made during his research at UGA. He is currently the Assistant Provost of Innovation and Outreach at Middle Georgia State University and the Chief Innovation Officer at the University System of Georgia eCampus initiative where he is focusing on high demand career initiatives