Portraits of Diversity and Inclusion

Davenport Alums

Check out the library in the 2021-2022 academic year for portraits of these distinguished Davenport alums and many others who have been a part of the College since the first class of women in Davenport in 1971.


Farah Brelvi

Davenport 1991

Lawyer, Board Chair at the Center for Justice & Accountability , and co-founding Board Member of Muslim Advocates

Palo Alto, CA


Barbara Bush

Davenport 2004

Humanities

Co-Founder and Board Chair of Global Health Corps and Best-Selling Author

New York, NY


Sheryl L. Carter (Negash)

Davenport 1982

History

Management Consultant

Santa Monica, CA


Teresa Leger Fernández

Davenport 1982

Latin American Studies

U.S. Representative

Santa Fe, NM


Peter Cuong Franklin

Davenport 2004

Humanities

Co-Founder and Board Chair of Global Health Corps and Best-Selling Author

New York, NY


Lynn Hepburn

Davenport 1995

English Language and Literature

Nonprofit Management/Museums

Washington, D.C.


Susan Holden 

Davenport 1984

Economics and East Asian Studies

Emmy-Nominated TV Producer, Advertising Agency CFO, Start-up Investor, Author

Miami Beach, FL & Orient, NY


Ken Jennings

Davenport 1976

Geology and Geophysics

Environmental Scientist

Kirkland, WA


Kimberly Jones

Davenport 2000

Political Science

Education Policy Advocate

Washington, D.C.


Lorena Lopes

Davenport 1985

History

Attorney, Music Industry Executive, 

Teacher, Mother

New York, NY


Karen K. Narasaki

Davenport 1980

Economics and Political Science

Civil Rights Attorney, Former Member of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights

Washington, D.C.


Samantha Power

Davenport 1992

History

Diplomat, Writer, Professor

Concord, MA


Ed D. Sevilla

Davenport 1982

Chief Development Officer, 

USS Constitution Museum

Wellesley, MA


Kurt Schmoke

Davenport 1971

History

University President

Annapolis, MD


Alice Young

Davenport 1971

East Asian Studies

Lawyer, Business Advisor, and Lifetime Trustee at the Aspen Institute and The Asia Foundation

New York, NY