Who We Are

About Genesis Ed Solutions

Since our founding in 1999, Genesis has led educational institutions and organizations through large-scale change and helped them solve complex problems. Our core team boasts more than 60 years of combined experience in executive-level education leadership, with additional consultants, industry leaders, and subject matter experts assigned to project teams as needed.

our mission
We believe that education is a pathway to equity. We facilitate transformative social change by partnering with leaders of higher education and K-12 institutions, educational nonprofits, and corporate education initiatives to advance their missions through data-driven solutions that empower teams and maximize impact.
our values

Our core transformative values shape the work we do and how we do it.

  • Collaboration
  • Equity
  • Excellence
  • Impact
  • Leadership

Our Story

We have been partnering with clients to create transformative solutions for over 20 years.

1999
Founding
We were originally incorporated as Genesis Consulting Group and developed a broad community development clientele.
2007
Formation
We formed and registered as an LLC and became MBE/DBE certified for the first time.
2020
Focus

We shifted a greater percentage of our corporate focus to educational institutions and achieved multiple wins for higher ed clients.

2022
Forward
We unveiled our updated corporate identity, Genesis Ed Solutions.

Genesis Ed Solutions is a Black-owned, woman-owned firm.

Meet Our Team

Joy Gorham Hervey
Principal Consultant

Dr. Joy Gorham Hervey is an education researcher, author, and evaluator with more than 20 years of educational and nonprofit leadership and consulting experience. She has deep knowledge and a track record of success in project management, strategic planning, evaluation, and change management. She has been recognized in the industry for her development of multi-sector collaborations. In addition to her role at Genesis Ed Solutions, Dr. Hervey has served as a nonprofit executive, K12 administrator, professor of education, and university instructional mentor. Ordained and endorsed as a chaplain, Dr. Hervey earned her Doctor of Education degree in organization and leadership from Columbia University Teachers College and her Ed.M. and bachelor’s degrees from Harvard University.

Eurmon Hervey, Jr.
Principal Consultant

Dr. Eurmon Hervey is a respected leader in higher education with extensive experience in change management, accreditation, and strategic planning. His 30+ years of educational leadership experience includes Executive Vice President, Provost, and Vice President for Advancement at three HBCUs; founding CEO of the Community College of the District of Columbia; and faculty appointments in business, education, and management. In addition, Dr. Hervey is a nationally-recognized social entrepreneur, as well as the founder of a public library, an elementary school, and two nonprofit organizations. Dr. Hervey earned his Doctor of Education degree from Vanderbilt University, his MBA from University of Florida, and an Ed.M. degree from Harvard University. He also holds a master’s degree in mathematics from Clark Atlanta University and a bachelor’s degree from Edward Waters University.

Thomas Bullock
Senior Consultant

Dr. Thomas Bullock specializes in curriculum design and development, focusing on standards, instruction, and assessment alignment. He brings 30+ years of leadership experience in diverse higher education institutions to Genesis clients. He also has excelled in research and professional development in pre-college programming, mathematics education, first-generation and underrepresented students, andragogy, and board development. An accomplished grant writer and fiscal manager, Dr. Bullock has a background in physics, engineering, and mathematics and is the founder and CEO of the nonprofit LEADERS, Inc., supporting under-resourced undergraduate students’ social and cultural competencies. Dr. Bullock earned his Doctor of Education degree from the University of Pennsylvania and his bachelor’s degree in physics from Xavier University of Louisiana.

Our Approach

The Genesis Process © engages teams led by doctors of education with expertise in administration and leadership in a problem-solving approach involving assessment, evaluation, and recommendations. Learn how our approach can help your institution thrive.