Mimi Lufkin

How Community Colleges Are Making a Difference for the Underserved
Thursday, May 25, 2017 | 9:45 am - 10:45 am

Mimi Lufkin has over 30 years of experience as an educator advocating for access, equity and diversity in education and workforce development. She has been a high school teacher, teacher educator, founder and executive director of a microenterprise development program for low income rural women, director of a statewide gender equity professional development program and a community college director of development.

Since 1994, Lufkin has served as the Chief Executive Officer of the National Alliance for Partnerships in Equity, a consortium of state and local education and workforce development organizations. NAPE’s STEM Equity Pipeline provides professional development for educators to transform institutions and classrooms to increase the participation, achievement and completion of underrepresented students in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs of study.