Board of Visitors

The College of Education's Board of Visitors is a group of alumni, educators and community members that supports the college in many ways. The board advises the dean on strategic planning and external relations for the college. Board members embrace the mission of the college to prepare effective urban educators who are reflective, innovative and committed to diversity.

2020 Board Members

  • Penny Bailer
  • Rose Bellanca, Ed.D.
  • Ines DeJesus
  • Deborah Jenkins, Ed.D.
  • Carmen Kennedy-Rogers
  • Linda Leddick, Ph.D.
  • Wendye Mingo, Ph.D.
  • Matt Outlaw, Ed.D.
  • Marcileen Pruitt, J.D.
  • Ann C. Smith, Ed.D.
  • Kathleen Smith, Ed.D.
  • Lois Mae Vaughan-Hussain, Chair

College of Education Development Staff

Mary M. Barden, J.D.,Director of Philanthropy, BPV Ex-Officio
Wayne State University, 2100 Undergraduate Library, Detroit, MI 48202
313-577-1664 or m.barden@wayne.edu

Michael Gute, Philanthropy Officer
Wayne State University, 2100 Undergraduate Library, Detroit, MI 48202
313-577-1671 or MichaelNorman@wayne.edu