A native of Macon, Georgia, Dr. C. Emmanuel Little is a recent graduate of the University of Georgia (PhD, Higher Education – Dec. 2018). He also holds degrees from Georgia College (B.A. in Mass Communications ’07, Masters in Public Administration 2010).¬† He currently lives and works in central Georgia with his daughter and wonderful wife who is also an educator.


September 2018, courtesy of the University of Georgia Institute of Higher Education

Emmanuel is extremely passionate about issues affecting historically marginalized communities, particularly Black people; this passion informs his professional work as well as his scholarship concerning higher education. His current work as a higher education practitioner & administrator focuses on empowerment & teacher education programs for Black males at both the P-12 and postsecondary levels.

In his professional roles in higher education, he has dedicated his efforts to initiatives for both diversity and inclusion. He serves on various committees to provide leadership towards institutional change in these areas and has mentored numerous students in both the high school and undergraduate stages, many of which have gone on to graduate level degrees, law school, and/or productive careers in their respective fields.

Emmanuel also freelances in his spare time. Check out the other tabs to learn more!