Sabra Joi Dingman, @classdean20
About Dean Dingman
Sabra-Joi Dingman serves as the class dean for the Class of 2020, students beginning at Rensselaer in the fall of 2016. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Siena College a Master’s degree in Educational Administration and Policy Studies with a concentration in Higher Education from the University at Albany. Most recently Ms. Dingman has worked with the Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities (cIcu) Outreach Programs department. As Assistant Director of Outreach Programs, her responsibilities included from conducting state-wide workshops for students, families, and school staff, to promoting awareness of college admissions and financial aid in low-socioeconomic communities, and organizing professional development workshops across New York State on college admissions, financial aid, college access, the transition to college, and succeeding in college. In addition, Ms. Dingman was responsible for the organization of cIcu’s Annual Latino College Fair in New York City and facilitating cIcu’s Colleges2Kids-Kids2College® middle school college and career awareness initiative. Before working at cIcu, Ms. Dingman held numerous positions at Siena College in the Arthur O. Eve Higher Education Opportunity Program (HEOP) and the Office of Residence Life at Bard College.