This series offers a space where everyone is welcome to engage in conversations important to our community. The kick-off event will explore the topic involving closing equity gaps in higher education. The mission of the dialogues is to ask questions, share your thoughts, raise concerns and learn from one another to strengthen our campus community.
Kim Hunter Reed, Ph.D. is Louisiana’s Commissioner of Higher Education. She is the only female in the country currently serving as a state higher education leader who has led higher education in more than one state.
Working with the Louisiana Board of Regents, Reed is leading the state’s efforts to increase educational attainment by developing its talent base resulting in a more prosperous Louisiana that seeds innovation, grows opportunity and secures a bright economic future. To reach the state’s goal of doubling the number of credentials by 2030, Reed focuses on collaborative efforts that increase access, equity and completion to meet Regents’ talent imperative.