Lenore Rodicio is a nationally recognized leader in higher education. A native of Miami, Florida, Lenore is an educational strategist who, in addition to her role as a senior fellow with CEP, is a senior fellow for transformation initiatives funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and a Complete College America Fellow. Lenore previously served as executive vice president and provost at Miami Dade College.
Most of her work has centered on equitable student access, success, and achievement; the recruitment of minoritized populations to the STEM fields; increased access to liberal education for all students; and continuous improvement of the teaching and learning process.
Outside of her professional work, Lenore is married to her husband of over 20 years, is the mother of five children, and is an avid baker.