Trump Appoints Chief Of #HBCU Initiative
Trump appoints chief of HBCU initiative
The White House named a businessman and former professional athlete as the head of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities.
The new executive director, Johnathan Holifield, is co-founder of a consultancy specializing in economic inclusion and competitiveness. He has a background in economic development and leadership training in Ohio.
One of the first things President Donald Trump did in his new administration in February was to call together heads of HBCUs and promise support and that he would appoint a new director of the White House initiative. They have been waiting on delivery of the promises, …