Board of Trustees

Dr. Margaret Wilkerson

Professor Emerita, University of California Berkeley

Kensington, California


BA, University of Redlands, 1959, History
MA, University of California, Berkeley, 1967, Dramatic Art
PhD, University of California, Berkeley, 1972, Dramatic Art

Professional Work

Director of Media, Arts and Culture, Ford Foundation
Professor Emerita, University of California Berkeley
Program Officer in Education, Knowledge and Religion, Ford Foundation, 1998
Professor of African American Studies, University of California, Berkeley
Chair, Interdisciplinary Graduate Group in Dramatic Art
Chair, Department of African American Studies
Director, Center for the Study, Education and Advancement of Women
Consultant, Worldwide Workshop on Culture in West Africa, Ford Foundation

Volunteer Activities

Member, Independent Television Service Executive Committee
Member, American Society for Theatre Research Executive Council
Former Trustee, University of Redlands
Former First Vice President, Board of Trustees of the San Francisco Theological Seminary
Member, Bear Arts Foundation Board
Member, Kennedy Center Fellows of American Theatre
Lifetime Member, Black Theatre Network, 1998

Mills College Volunteer Activities

Trustee, Mills College Board of Trustees, 1999–2008, 2009–Present
Advisory Council Member, Raise the Curtain Campaign, 2015–Present
MCAF Thank You Volunteer, 2012