Jana Covington

Associate Director

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University of Georgia, PhD, Social Work
University of Georgia, MSW, Community Empowerment and Program Design
Emory University, BA, Psychology

Current Responsibility

With years of experience in health care research, Jana provides project management support and policy insights to various Georgia-based initiatives.


Prior to joining Sellers Dorsey, Jana worked at the Georgia Health Policy Center for six years where she conducted research on children’s behavioral health. She also worked at the Institute for Behavioral Research at University of Georgia as a Research Assistant. In this role, Jana researched the use of medically assisted treatments for substance use disorders. In 2006, she was a Legislative Aide for Georgia Representative Mary Margaret Oliver. Jana’s work has been featured in various publications, and she is a licensed clinical social worker in the state of Georgia.