ABC7 News Recognizes Mills President Alecia DeCoudreaux on Profiles of Excellence Series
Oakland, CA–July 01, 2014 Mills College President Alecia DeCoudreaux was one of five people profiled by ABC7 News in this year’s Profiles of Excellence series. Profiles of Excellence is an Emmy Award-winning series produced by the ABC7 Public Affairs Department to celebrate the Bay Area's rich cultural diversity. For the past 26 years, the program has featured local residents who have made important contributions to the community.
In the program, President DeCoudreaux describes her lifelong commitment to women’s education. Her career represents more than 30 years’ experience as a women’s advocate, corporate leader, fundraiser, and community volunteer. As President of Mills College since 2011, she has drawn on her tremendous commitment to women’s education to lead Mills to its next level of academic excellence. She is continually recognized for her leadership, community service, and ability to demonstrate how women can change the world.