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Robin Adams Director, Educational Programs & Training School of Education

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Center for Diversity and Inclusion
Bachelor of Science, Psychology & Education, Howard University Masters, Organization Development, American University (AU/NTL)

Languages Spoken
Some French
Favorite Spot on Campus
Gardens by the Amphitheater
Book Currently Reading
“Between the World and Me” by Ta-Nehisi Coates
Robin Adams is the Director of Educational Programs & Training for the Center for Diversity & Inclusion. Robin has lived and worked in Washington D.C. over 15 years. She has had a long standing career in both the non-profit, private and public sector. 
Robin Adams joined the Center for Diversity & Inclusion in fall 2018. She comes to AU from the Department of Commerce in the Bureau of the Census where she served as Partnership Specialist. In this role she developed local and national partnership and provided grant support to communities in need. Prior to working for the Commerce Department, Robin worked for Children's Defense Fund (CDF) where she served as a national trainer for the CDF Freedom Schools project. In her time with CDF, Robin trained and supported over 1500 college students to work and advocate on behalf of children.
In addition, Robin has worked on education awareness programs for DC Rape Crisis Center, Sasha Bruce Youthworks, DC Coalition Against Domestic Violence, For the Love of Children, Public Allies and has served a independent consultant/trainer for local and national nonprofit organizations.
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