Albert Lepage ‘65 and the Advisory Council of the Albert Lepage Center for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at Hebron Academy, in partnership with the Board of Trustees, are delighted to announce new initiatives at Hebron Academy to set the foundation for the Albert Lepage ‘65 Center for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. The Center is established to develop the values of global cultural awareness around equity and inclusion among trustees, faculty, staff, students, and parents, enabling all associated with Hebron Academy to become leaders in areas of equity and social justice.
Current Dean of Student Life and Chair of the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Task Force David Ruiz has accepted the position of Director for the Albert Lepage ‘65 Center for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. His role will be to coordinate and implement Hebron Academy’s mission and its commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in thought, people, and ideas. This position will have an institution-wide impact, function at the senior leadership level, and report directly to the Head of School. With partnership from the administrative team, the Director will work to incorporate diversity, equity, and inclusion in all sectors of the school including curriculum review, admissions, hiring, faculty evaluation, alumni relations, strategic visioning, and finance.