Matia Storey Edwards
Chief Editor


Matia Edwards joined the Southern Regional Education Board as chief editor on the communications team, supporting the editorial work of the organization. In this capacity, she ensures that SREB materials comply with established editorial style, collaborates with staff authors to revise drafts and finalize manuscripts, and manages SREB’s internal newsletter.   She brings more than 16 years of work experience in communications and marketing. Prior to SREB, Matia worked as a magazine writer/editor, as a press secretary for a State of Georgia agency, as a communications specialist in corporate America, and as a writer/editor and marketing specialist for former Georgia Labor Commissioner Michael Thurmond. She graduated from the University of Georgia with a bachelor’s in journalism and from Keller Graduate School of Management with a dual master’s in business administration and human resources management.