Hood College President Andrea Chapdelaine recently began a two-year term as a member of the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) board of directors and a three-year term on the board of directors for the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU).
For the NAICU she will represent Region II, which consists of Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey and New York.
“I’m proud to represent Hood and work with my fellow board members to support and strengthen private higher education,” Chapdelaine said in a statement.
The CIC is an association of nonprofit independent colleges and universities and the NAICU is a national organization focused on representing private, nonprofit higher education on public policy issues in Washington, D.C.
Chapdelaine was also appointed to the Maryland Governor’s Workforce Development Board (GWDB), the governor’s chief policymaking body for workforce development, for a four-year term.
She also became a Class of 2019 graduate of Leadership Maryland, a program that identifies leaders in the state and provides programming that presents and discusses current issues and opportunities facing the state.