New Administrative Roles in Higher Education for Four African Americans
Filed in Appointments on June 5, 2015
Dallas A Grundy was appointed associate dean for business affairs and chief financial officer at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. He has been serving as associate dean of finance and administration for the Graduate School of Education at Rutgers University in New Jersey.
Grundy holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and an MBA from Rutgers University.
Franklin Chambers was named vice president for student development at the State University of New York at Oneonta, effective July 1. He has been serving as vice president for student affairs at Coppin State University in Baltimore.
Dr. Chambers is a graduate of California State University, Northridge. He holds a master’s degree and a Ph.D. in organizational communications from Howard University.
Darnell T. Parker was appointed associate vice president for student affairs and Title IX coordinator at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. He has been serving as assistant dean of students and director of multicultural affairs at Washington College in Chestertown, Maryland.
Parker holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Syracuse University in New York. He is currently studying for an educational doctorate at Widener University.
Donna A. Lee was appointed vice president for student affairs at Macalester College in Saint Paul, Minnesota. She will begin her new duties on August 10. Since 2008, Lee has been on the staff at Agnes Scott College in Decatur, Georgia, serving most recently as vice president for student life and dean of students.
Lee is a graduate of the University of Tampa and holds a master’s degree in counseling from Boston University.