BOARDS & SELECTED VOLUNTEER WORK
The following websites provide information about organizations for which I serve.
Center for Women’s Intercultural Leadership (CWIL)
Located at Saint Mary’s College in Notre Dame, Indiana, CWIL fosters intercultural knowledge and competence critical to leadership through 1) research and scholarship, 2) community connections, and 3) intercultural and international learning.
(Board member 2006-Present)
Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE)
The HGSE’s mission is to prepare leaders in education and to generate knowledge to improve student opportunity, achievement and success. HGSE believes that education is the single most important ingredient for a successful society because education affords children and adults the opportunity to reach their potential as learners and thereby become productive, proud citizens.
(Elected as representative of 25,000 alumni to serve the Alumni Council 2004-2008)
A new civic fellows program designed to cultivate leaders across sectors to collaborate and foster an engaged citizenry in the city of Trenton, NJ
(Board member 2001-2004)
Pace Center for Community Service
Located at Princeton University, the Pace Center gives concrete expression to the value of service as a component of undergraduate education. The Pace Center is a central portal and a catalyst for community-based experience and learning and strives to instill lifelong civic responsibility.
(Board member 2002-2005, acting assistant director 2004-2005)
Sustainable Careers Institute
A praxis based thinking and action tank devoted to the systematic advancement of career development service delivery and the promotion of a public ethic in all career fields. Services include assessment, research, curricular design, keynote addresses, career fairs, and workshops for faculty, staff, students, alumni and governance teams. (Board member 2001-2004)
The Democracy Imperative
This is a new national network of scholars and practitioners in the fields of public deliberation, democratic dialogue, and social change.
(Network advisor and member of start up team 2006-Present)