Debra Cannon

Company: Cecil B. Day School of Hospitality, Georgia State University

Position: Director


Debra Cannon is the Director of the Cecil B. Day School of Hospitality in the Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University. In this role since 2001, Cannon has been on the faculty at Georgia State since 1991. Prior to this, she worked for Ritz Carlton Hotel Company and Hyatt Hotels in human resource leadership positions.


Hospitality Human Resources, Organizational Culture, and Employee Engagement; Certified facilitator with the Herrmann Brain Dominance Inventory; Certified facilitator with Lumina Personality and Leadership Styles

Professional Memberships

Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau, Executive Committee and Industry Board; Les Dames d'Escoffier International Atlanta