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SESSION 3-- Transformational Leadership: Leading by example and building an identity as a leader.
The Student Leadership Series is a free monthly executive-level leadership program that will help local campus and online students understand competencies and skills required of a professional leader in the workplace.
Topics include: Leading Change & Innovation, Building Your Brand and Influence
Biography of Guest Speaker: Dr. Aubrey Fitzgerald Bentham
Dr. Aubrey Fitzgerald Bentham was born in the former British colony of Guyana, South America where he first developed a keen interest in education and cultural values. He has been a commencement speaker and keynote presenter for universities, governments, businesses, and civic organizations. He has extensive knowledge, experience, and expertise in the fields of business, organizational behavior, educational leadership and social policy. He is the International President of the Cambridge Academy Alumni Association of the Americas.
Dr. Bentham is a Certified Faculty Member at the University of Phoenix where he has been an instructor for fifteen years in course disciplines such as sociology, psychology, philosophy, politics, communications, and management among others. In May 2007, he was given the high honor by the university to be the keynote speaker at its Maryland commencement exercise. In 2010 he was Faculty of the Year at the Maryland campus.
Dr. Bentham is a senior County Government Manager with twenty-Seven years of public service, and a recipient of a National County Award. During his tenure in government, he was a founder member of the County’s first Diversity Committee, and has received a County Executive commendation for participation on the Black History Task Force. He has held several elected positions in the County’s African American Employees Association to include President, First Vice President, Corresponding Secretary, and Executive member of the Board of Directors. Having served in Transportation Management for 22-years, he is currently serving the County as its Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Asset Management and Inventory Logistics Functional Manager.
Dr. Bentham holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Aeronautical Management from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach Florida; a Master of Arts degree in Public Administration from Bowie State University, Maryland; and a Doctorate in Education and Social Policy from Morgan State University, Baltimore Maryland.
Biography of Guest Speaker: Dr David Kenneth Waldman
Dr. David Kenneth Waldman is Founder, President, and CEO of To Love Children Educational Foundation International, Inc. an International nongovernmental organization founded in 2002. To Love Children’s mission is to educate girls who are marginalized and vulnerable affected by the cycle of poverty. To Love Children obtained Special Consultative Status to the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations in 2006. His vision is to "Educate all Girls for a Better Tomorrow." Dr. David Kenneth Waldman believes when you educate a girl from early childhood to higher education you create educational opportunity and improve the lives of girls living in poverty.
Dr. Waldman is an internationally recognized expert in the fields of education from Early Childhood Education to Higher Education, organizational leadership, international nongovernmental organizations, public policy, and gender justice. Dr. Waldman expertise comes from extensive research and experience with girls who lack human rights, access to gender justice, and community public health. A versatile scholar and education practitioner, Dr. Waldman has 40 years experience in education which includes extensive teaching experience. Waldman has partnered with leaders at all levels; United Nations, civil society, education, community based organizations, business, and government sectors. He has presented nationally and internationally and teaches currently at the University of Roehampton London, Colorado State University, Global Campus, UCLA Extension, and School of Advanced Studies, University of Phoenix.
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