About the Director

Sean McMillanSean McMillan earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration and finance from Auburn University in 1988 and his master’s degree in business administration from Georgia State University in 2000.

He joined the Georgia Department of Economic Development in 1992 as both budget director and assistant director of administration, holding those titles until 2000. Over the following 10 years, he served as senior project manager, director of existing industry and recruitment and director of new business recruitment.

From 2008 until his appointment at UGA in 2013, McMillan played a key role with Georgia Quick Start, the state’s workforce development program, serving as director of regional and Kia project operations.