Tuajuanda Jordan, Ph.D.

Tuajuanda Jordan, Ph.D.

HERS Board Chair, Executive Committee Chair, Audit Committee
2000 HERS Leadership Institute Alumna
President
St. Mary’s College of Maryland
St. Mary’s City, MD

“To serve on a board focused on empowering women to develop their leadership skills is a privilege that has been bestowed upon me and I will not squander it. As a HERS Bryn Mawr 2000 participant, our motto was “Administration as a creative act.” I have...

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Susan D. Johnson, Ph.D.

Susan D. Johnson, Ph.D.

HERS Secretary, Executive Committee Vice Chair, Chair of Audit Committee, Advancement Committee
2008 HERS Leadership Institute Alumna
Director, Operations and Grants Administration
Lumina Foundation
Indianapolis, IN

“Taking part in HERS was an eye-opening experience that set me on a career path I could not have imagined. It made me think more broadly and boldly and I am proud to say that without HERS, I would not be the leader I am today.”

Dr. Susan D. Johnson is ...

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Julia Jasken, Ph.D.

Julia Jasken, Ph.D.

HERS Treasurer, Executive Committee Secretary, Chair of Advancement Committee, Audit Committee
2014 HERS Leadership Institute Alumna
President
McDaniel College
Westminster, MD

“I appreciate being a member of the HERS board because of the many ways the organization supports women on their leadership journeys within the expansive frameworks of diversity, equity and intersectionality.”

Dr. Julia Jasken is the 10th president of ...

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Kimberly Kvaal, EdD

Kimberly Kvaal, EdD

Executive Committee Treasurer, Chair of Finance & Investment Committee, Audit Committee
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
University of Puget Sound
Tacoma, WA

“It’s an honor to serve on the HERS board of directors and contribute to its success. HERS is known for excellent in developing women leaders for higher education and I’m proud to contribute to that legacy.”

Dr. Kimberly Kvaal is the Chief Financial Of...

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Susan Elrod, Ph.D.

Susan Elrod, Ph.D.

Executive Committee, Chair of Nomination & Governance Committee, Audit Committee
Chancellor
Indiana University-South Bend
South Bend, IN

“The opportunity to contribute to the development of women leaders in higher education is extremely gratifying. My own journey would not have been possible without programs like HERS, so I am glad to lean, give back and help others in their leadership ...

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Sandra L. Cassady, Ph.D.

Sandra L. Cassady, Ph.D.

Finance & Investment Committee
2010 HERS Leadership Institute Alumna
President
Rockhurst University
Kansas City, KS

“I am proud to serve on a Board committed to developing and sustaining women leaders in higher education. Participating in the HERS Institute at Wellesley College helped shape my development plan and gain skills for many leadership roles. I am honored ...

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Carine Feyten, Ph.D.

Carine Feyten, Ph.D.

Advancement Committee
Chancellor/President
Texas Woman's University
Denton, TX

“I believe that ‘if we are not at the table, we are probably on the menu’ and I strongly believe in the importance of helping women find their voices and develop their leadership skils.”

Dr. Carine M. Feyten is chancellor and president of Texas Woman’s...

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Phoebe Haddon, J.D.

Phoebe Haddon, J.D.

Nomination & Governance Committee
2001 HERS Leadership Institute Alumna
Chancellor Emerita and Professor of Law
Rutgers University-Camden
Camden, NJ

“Women have to imagine themselves in higher education leadership positions; HERS was the first opportunity that offered me the chance to interact with other aspirants and, as a board member, to encourage women faculty and administrators to think expans...

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Kristen Hodge-Clark, Ph.D.

Kristen Hodge-Clark, Ph.D.

Advancement Committee
Senior Assistant Dean for Program Planning
Georgetown University
Washington, DC

“An excerpt from the school hymnal for my alma mater, Spelman College, reads, we are “undaunted by the fight.” The spirit of that hymnal guided my college experience and my entire career and is what inspires me to continue the fight for equity and incl...

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Carolyn P. Landis

Carolyn P. Landis

HERS Emerit
Managing Member
Catalyst Partners, LLC
Washington Crossing, PA

“Serving on the HERS Board of Directors is a treasured opportunity to most directly advance women and achieve greater equity in higher education. HERS board colleagues and our incredible alumnae network inspire me. At every meeting, I am energized by e...

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Gaye Manning, CVP

Gaye Manning, CVP

Finance & Investment Committee
Vice Chancellor for finance and administration
Southern Arkansas University Tech
East Camden, AK

“I have spent the past twenty-nine years involved in Higher Education Business Officer development. I understand the importance of continuous development and relationship building. I am within three years of my planned retirement. I cannot think of a m...

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S. Georgia Nugent, Ph.D.

S. Georgia Nugent, Ph.D.

HERS Emerit
1994 HERS Leadership Institute Alumna
President, Illinois Wesleyan University
Council of Independent Colleges
Washington, D.C.

Dr. S. Georgia Nugent currently serves as the President of Illinois Wesleyan University.  Beginning in 2003, she served as President of Kenyon College. Leading the campaign for independent colleges as a senior advisor to the Council of Independent Coll...

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Claudia V. Schrader, MA, Ed.M., EdD

Claudia V. Schrader, MA, Ed.M., EdD

Nomination & Governance Committee
2009 HERS Leadership Institute Alumna
President
Kingsborough Community College
New York, NY

“I am proud to serve as a member of the HERS Board of Directors because of organization’s deep and sustained impact in the field and on the development of women; for the network of support between and among women from diverse backgrounds and at all lev...

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Karen A. Stout, Ph.D.

Karen A. Stout, Ph.D.

President and CEO
Achieving the Dream, Inc.
President Emerita, Montgomery County Community College

Since 2015, Dr. Karen A. Stout has served as president and CEO of Achieving the Dream, leading the nation’s largest movement to improve success for all students, especially low-income students and students of color. Dr. Stout leads, through ATD, a netw...

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