Robert C. Commander

Robert C. Commander was one of the integral charachters in the integration of Georgia Tech in 1961, and he created the Freshman Camp & World Student Fund. Commander’s most important contribution to Tech was his work to make the 1961 integration of campus run smoothly, and more importantly, to make Tech’s first black students comfortable on campus.

Notable Accomplishments: 
  • Secretary of Georgia Tech YMCA
  • Involved in the integration of Georgia Tech