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Jacqueline O. Dansby

Title: Executive Director
Industry: Education
Type of Organization: University
Major Product/Service: Higher education
Expertise: Dr. Dansby has over 46 years experience. She oversees the Upward Bound pre-college program, grant writing and funding, managerial operations, hiring, supervision and designs a variety of educational programs. She is responsible for educational administration. Dr. Dansby is an adjunct faculty member responsible for teaching Social Psychology and Group Dynamics. She helps select high school students for specific programs so they are better prepared to succeed in college.
Geographic Area of Distribution: San Antonio, Texas
Affiliations: Alpha Kappa Alpha; C.O.E.
University/Degree: B.A., Mathematics and Chemistry, University of the Incarnate Word; M.A., Educational Psychology, University of Texas, San Antonio; Ph.D., Texas A&M University, 1999
Born: September 1, San Antonio, Texas
Hobbies/Sports: Travel, reading
Honors & Awards: Dr. Alice Wright Franzke Feminist Award, 2004; Marianist Heritage Award, 2012; Teaching and Leadership Excellence Award, NISOD; Named, Gamma Delta Phi National Honor Society Educator's Hall of Fame; Dr. Walter O. Mason Award, Council for Opportunity Education, 2012; Recognized, Exemplary Scholar, Friends of the Carver Library
Published Works: Keynote speaker and workshop presenter; Co-Author, 1 paper