Leadership & Faculty

The Mills College faculty are deeply passionate about this program and strive to develop a thoughtful, reflective model of leadership in order to create optimal conditions for teaching and learning. Faculty and instructors are available to online students through weekly virtual office hours.

Current faculty teaching courses in the online master’s include:

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Nolan Jones

Associate Adjunct Professor of Education

BA, University of California, Berkeley; MA, Holy Names University; EdD, Mills College; At Mills since 2017.

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Wendi S. Williams

Dean of the School of Education, Professor of Education

BS, University of California, Davis; MA, Pepperdine University; Ph.D., Georgia State University; At Mills since 2019.

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Tomás Galguera

Professor of Education, Education Department

BS, California State University, East Bay; PhD, Stanford University; At Mills since 1996.

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Victoria Forrester

Assistant Adjunct Professor

BA, University of California, Santa Cruz; MA, Mills College; EdD, Mills College; At Mills since 2013.

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Alison McDonald

Adjunct Professor of Education
Director, Administrative Services Credential Program

BA, Pomona College; MA, Claremont Graduate University; MA, Mills College; EDD, Mills College

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Mildred Lewis

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Education

BA, San Francisco State University; MA, University of San Francisco; MA, Mills College; EDD, Mills College; At Mills since 2017

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Molly Freeman

Assistant Adjunct Professor

BA, University of California, Riverside; PhD, Union Institute and University; At Mills since 2019

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Adrienne Oliver

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Social and Historical Studies

BA, Mills College; BA, Hendrix College; MA, Univ Of Ark L R; MFA, Mills College; EDD, Mills College; At Mills since 2019

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Joseph Koroma

Assistant Adjunct Professor of Education

BA, Manchester College; MPA, Indiana State University; PhD, Indiana State University; At Mills since 2018

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Priya S Driscoll

Associate Dean of the School of Education

BA, Indiana State University; MA, University of Chicago; PhD, University of Chicago; At Mills since 2009

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Argelia Lara

Assistant Professor of Education
Educational Leadership Department Chair

BA, California State University, Fresno; MS, California State University, Fresno; PhD, University of California, Los Angeles; At Mills since 2014

WHILE MILLS IS CHARTING A NEW PATH FOR THE FUTURE, WE ARE STILL ENROLLING GRADUATE STUDENTS FOR SPRING 2022.