Two African American Women Appointed to Dean Positions at Universities

Shetina M. Jones has been appointed dean of students at Wilberforce University in Wilberforce, Ohio. She was previously a senior associate director at Texas A&M University-Commerce.

Jones earned both a bachelor’s degree and master’s degree from Eastern Michigan University and is a Ph.D. candidate in educational administration at Indiana State University.

Juline E. Mills has been named dean of the College of Education, Health, and Human Services at Westfield State University in Massachusetts. She was a professor in the College of Business at the University of New Haven.

Dr. Mills holds a master’s degree in computer education and cognitive systems from the University of North Texas and a Ph.D. in hospitality administration and management from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana.

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