A scholar-practitioner in the field of leadership, Cortney specializes in the principles and practices of servant leadership. Cortney worked as a coordinator for the Servant Leadership Program at Brookstone School before returning to the William B. Turner Center for Servant Leadership at her alma mater, Columbus State University, in 2017.
“I love the Columbus community, and I am adamant that our community’s great resource is its people. The people of Columbus have accomplished incredible feats in many sectors and will continue to do so as long as there are opportunities for growth in the places where we live, work, and play. I want to be a part of initiatives in our community that positively impact the people and places in Columbus. l am excited to be a part of this group that will do just that.”