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New Board Member Represents Higher Education Partner

On June 7, Summit Education Initiative (SEI)’s Board of Directors gained one new member when the Board unanimously voted to accept the nomination of Dr. Lada Gibson-Shreve to join the Board. As provost and chief academic officer at Stark State College, Dr. Gibson-Shreve provides leadership and strategic vision to all academic and student affairs functions of the college, including the learning support services necessary to ensure the diverse populations of the college achieve student success. Read more about her professional experience in this post. READ MORE»

Akron Unleashes Its Problem-Solvers

In this editorial piece from Michael Douglas, Akron Beacon Journal editorial page editor, Summit Education Initiative's alignment with United Way of Summit County is mentioned in reference to United Way's development into a problem-solving organization from being essentially a fundraiser. Click the link to read more. READ MORE»