June 19, 2000
New VP Named for
Los Angeles, CA - California State University, Los Angeles has recently announced the appointment of Anthony R. Ross as Vice President for Student Affairs, effective June 12, 2000.
Dr. Ross has served as Interim Vice President for Student Affairs and Associate to the President at Wichita State University, Kansas.
An expert in dispute resolution and affirmative action, Dr. Ross received his B.A. and M.Ed. from St. Lawrence University, Canton, New York, and his Ed.D. from Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona. He earned certificates from the Harvard Institute for Educational Management and the Wichita Leadership Program.
Dr. Ross has received the NAACP Image Award, Arizona Alliance Black School Educators' Distinguished Service Award, and Northern Arizona University's Distinguished Alumni Award. He is listed in Who's Who Among Black Americans (1985, 1990, 1992) and Outstanding Young Man of America (1980, 1983). He was listed among "America's Best and Brightest Young Business and Professional Men" in Dollars and Sense Magazine.
In addition to his academic and professional experience, Dr. Ross is actively involved in his community. He has served on the personnel budget committee for Wichita Public Schools, on the foundation board of St. Mark United Methodist Church, as a board member for NationsBank Community Reinvestment Act, and as a member of the Northeast Optimist Club.
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