Tombolo Presents: Making Leaders: Angels Investing in Youth Engagement & Mentoring Programs with Dr. Sandra Braham
Wednesday, June 7, 2023 (7:00 PM - 8:00 PM) (EDT)
Dr. Braham shares her powerful and intimate journey through sobering obstacles, familial struggles and poverty that set the stage for her childhood. While deeply emotional, An Angle for Detroit is an uplifting testimony to the power of faith and determination. Dr. Braham inspires the reader with her deep resilience, cultivation of forgiveness and impact on her immense personal success as a mother, CEO and community Leader.
Dr. Braham will be joined by a panel of her friends and colleagues to discuss her life and her work.
Sandra E. Braham, EdD
Dr. Braham is an innovative, award-winner leader who has spent her life envisioning and building programs, services, and agencies that provide people access to countless opportunities. In doing so, she has worked to support policies and programs which improve the lives of children and close historic gaps that hinder individuals’ and families’ future success.
Over the first 17 years of her career in higher education, Sandra worked for a two-year vocational-technical college in Indiana before working her way to the position of associate vice provost at a major Texas University. Then, she realized that God’s plan for her life and career had shifted. She began overseeing very large, complex nonprofit agencies, bringing with her much-needed inspiration and transformational leadership.
She has continued this path for more than 15 years. Braham completed Leadership Texas, Leadership America, and Harvard Business School’s Strategic Perspectives in Nonprofit Management executive education program. She has also shared her strong leadership acumen as a volunteer with both community and professional organizations. She is active with national and international organizations, sharing her expertise while also addressing issues related to diversity, equity, and inclusion. She is married and the mother of three adult children.
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