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President Jo Allen was a featured speaker the Spring 2017 TEDx Raleigh

Spring 2017 TEDx Raleigh
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President Jo Allen, '80

Dr. Jo Allen is the first alumna to lead Meredith College. An alumna from the Class of 1980, Allen was named president of the 126-year-old institution in April 2011.

As president of one of the largest private colleges for women in the United States, Allen is a strong advocate for women’s education who brings her experience as a faculty member, administrator, and scholar to her current role as president of her alma mater.

President's Messages

President Jo Allen elected NAICU Board Vice Chair

Twelve Ways Alumnae Can Help Meredith College Become Even Stronger

Response to Executive Order on Refugees and Immigration

Allen Reflects on Five Years as Meredith President

Academic Excellence: A Meredith Tradition and Ongoing Attribute


Contact Information:

President’s Office
2nd Floor, Johnson Hall
3800 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC 27607
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