Dawn Lindsay (EdD ’00), alumna of the EdD in organizational leadership (EDOL), was recently named to the Governor’s Workforce Investment Board (GWIB) in Maryland. The current president of Anne Arundel Community College and a Maryland native, Lindsay formerly served as president of Glendale Community College.
The GWIB is Governor Martin O’Malley’s chief policymaking body for workforce development in Maryland. It is a business-led board of 45 members, representing the business community, schools, and labor and nonprofit organizations. The GWIB is responsible for developing policies and strategies to form a coordinated workforce system from a variety of educational, employment, and training programs throughout Maryland.
In addition to her new position as a member of the GWIB, Lindsay serves on the board of directors for the League for Innovation in the Community College and the Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce. She has dedicated more than 25 years to the community college system and holds a master’s degree in educational counseling, along with two bachelor degrees from McDaniel College.