Dean Leslie Fenwick Named to Black Enterprises 10 Women of Power
The list includes Dr. Ruth Simmons (President Emeritus of Brown University), Dr. Valerie Montgomery Rice (President of Morehouse School of Medicine), Dr. Shirley Ann Jackson (President of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute), Dr. Beverly Tatum (President of Spelman College president), Dr. Johnetta B. Cole (President Emeritus Spelman College and director of the Smithsonian African Museum) among others: http://www.blackenterprise.com/event/women-of-power/women-power-education-leaders/11/
Women of Power: 10 Education Leaders Who are Making a Difference
Top females making boss moves training the world's next big leaders
by Courtney Connley
Serving as dean of Howard University’s School of Education, Leslie Fenwick has been a leading voice in helping to address the achievement gap that exist among minority students and their peers. In addition to fulfilling her position at Howard, Fenwick is dedicated to increasing the number of minority teachers, as she is co-principal investigator for a program called Ready to Teach that helps to train the next generation of educators.