|Education:||B.A., Yale University|
M.P.A., University of Southern California
Ph.D., Syracuse University
Carolyn Bourdeaux is the U.S. representative-elect for Georgia's 7th Congressional District.
Bourdeaux earned a bachelor's degree from Yale University, an M.P.A. from the University of Southern California and a Ph.D. in public administration from Syracuse University. She has been a professor at the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies at Georgia State University since 2003. From 2007 to 2010, she took a leave of absence to be director of Georgia’s Senate Budget and Evaluation Office.