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Spelman College Graduates with President Beverly Daniel Tatum

Meet the Board of Trustees

Walter R. Allen, Ph.D.
Professor, University of California, Los Angeles
Co-investigator, “Educational Diversity in U.S. Law Schools"
Ph.D. and MA, University of  Chicago
BA, Beloit College
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 2012

Claire “Yum” Arnold
CEO, Leapfrog Services 
B.A., Mary Baldwin College 
Honorary Doctorate, Mary Baldwin College 
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 2008

Theodore R. Aronson 
Founder, Aronson+Johnson+Ortiz 
B.S., University of Pennsylvania, 
The Wharton School of Business, 
M.B.A., University of Pennsylvania, 
The Wharton School of Business 
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 2004
Chair, Investment Committee

Gena Hudgins-Ashe, C'83

Rosalind G. Brewer C’84 
President and CEO, Sam's Club
B.S, Spelman College 
Advanced Management Program, University of Pennsylvania, 
The Wharton School of Business
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 2006
Chair of the Board and Chair of the Executive Committee

Mary Brock
Co-Owner, WNBA Atlanta Dream
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 2012

Janine Brown
Partner-in-Charge, Alston & Bird LLP
B.A., University of Michigan 
J.D., Duke University 
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 2008
Chair, Board Affairs Committee

Thomas H. Castro
President and Chief Executive Officer El Dorado Capital, LLC,
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 2013

Donald A. Coleman
Chair and CEO, GlobalHue
B.A., University of Michigan
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 2011

Kaye Foster-Cheek

Kimberly B. Davis, C’81 
Managing Director of Global Philanthropy and President, JPMorgan Chase Foundation
B.A., Spelman College
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 2008
Chair, Human Resources Committee

Mary Lynne Diggs, C'77
Head Start Collaboration Director for South Carolina Department of Social Services
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 2013

Evelynn Hammonds, Ph.D., C’76 
Dean, Harvard College 
B.S., Spelman College 
B.E.E., Georgia Institute of Technology 
S.M., Massachusetts Institute of Technology 
Ph.D., Harvard University | Honorary Degree, Spelman 
Co-Chair, Faculty Affairs & Educational Policy Committee
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 2008

Mya Havard, C'2017

Cynthia E. Jackson, C81

President, B2B Workforce
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 2013

Pamela Joseph

Richard D. Legon
President, Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges
B.A. and M.P.A., George Washington University
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 2011

Gwendolyn Adams Norton
B.A., College of William and Mary 
Executive Program, Louisiana State University, 
Graduate School of Banking of the South 
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 2008 
Chair, Buildings and Grounds Committee

Lovette Twyman Russell, C’83
Community Advocate and Volunteer 
B.A., Spelman College 
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 2009
Chair, Student Affairs Committee

Suzanne F. Shank
President and CEO of Siebert Brandford Shank & Co., LLC
B.S., Georgia Institute of Technology
M.B.A., The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 2011

Esther Silver-Parker
President and CEO
The SilverParker Group 
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 2010

Cynthia Neal Spence, Ph.D., C’78 
Associate Professor, Spelman College 
B.A., Spelman College 
Master’s Degree and Ph.D., Rutgers University 
Certificate, Management and Leadership in Education, Harvard University 
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 2009

Ronda E. Stryker
Director, Stryker Corporation 
B.A., University of Northern Colorado 
Master’s Degree, Western Michigan University 
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 1997 
Vice Chair of the Board and Chair of the Developmental Committee

Beverly Daniel Tatum, Ph.D.
President, Spelman College 
B.A., Wesleyan University 
Master’s Degree, Hartford Seminary 
Master’s Degree and Ph.D., University of Michigan 
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Ex Officio

Kathy N. Waller 
Vice President and Controller, The Coca-Cola Company 
B.A., University of Rochester
M.B.A., William E. Simon School of Business Administration, University of Rochester
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 2009
Chair, Audit Committee

Celeste Watkins-Hayes, Ph.D., C’96 
Associate Professor of Sociology and African American Studies, Northwestern University
Faculty Fellow, Institute for Policy Research, Northwestern University 
B.A., Spelman College
Master’s and Ph.D., Harvard University
Spelman College Board of Trustees: Elected in 2009
Co-chair, Faculty Affairs and Educational Policy Committee

Representatives:

Daphne L. Smith, C'80, National Alumnae Association Spelman College President
Romie Tribble, Faculty Council President
Mary Pickard, C'2015, Spelman Student Government Association President

Life Trustees:

Laura Chasin
Peggy Dulany, Ed.D.
Marian Wright Edelman, Esq., C’60
Russell Edgerton, Ph.D.
Robert Holland, Jr.
June Gary Hopps, Ph.D., C’60
Yvonne Jackson, C'70 
Elizabeth McCormack, Ph.D.
G.G. Michelson
Vickie Palmer