Malik R. Watkins

Malik Watkins

Malik R. Watkins

Public Service Associate; Strategic Operations and Planning Assistance
Expertise: Housing Assessments/Studies



Malik Watkins provides assistance and research primarily in the arenas of strategic planning, organizational and operational reviews, affordable housing, and program development/evaluation. Malik has served as a Fulbright Specialist in the countries of Panama and Liberia. Formerly, he served as Director of the Survey Research Center at Savannah State University, where he applied strategies of systematic inquiry to citizen and client satisfaction studies for governmental agencies. Malik holds a Black-Belt level certification in Lean Six Sigma Methodologies and currently serves as a Commissioner on the Chatham County – Savannah Metropolitan Planning Commission. 


Ph.D., City and Regional Planning, The Ohio State University; MBA, Business Operations, University of Notre Dame

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Areas of Expertise: planning, program/policy evaluation, affordable housing, community development, operational audits