Florida A&M University (FAMU) College of Education Interim Dean Patricia Green-Powell, Ph.D., will participate in the Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) College and School of Education Dean's Think Tank at Rutgers University.
The annual think tank will take place June 10-12 and brings together education leaders from around the nation to identify and form a plan of action to address issues facing HBCUs and teacher education.
Green-Powell began her career at FAMU in 1994 as the director of student services for the School of Business and Industry (SBI). She previously served as the university's vice president for student affairs and associate dean for Student Services, and prior to that lent her leadership and management expertise to the FAMU Center of Academic Success, Office of Student Teaching and the Title III Grant program. She also served as vice president for Student Affairs at Bainbridge College in Bainbridge, Ga.
Green-Powell earned her bachelor’s degree in speech pathology and audiology from FAMU and her master’s degree and Ph.D. in educational administration and leadership from Florida State University (FSU).