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									Larry Griffith
Vice President, United Negro College Fund, Gates Millennium Scholars Program

Larry A. Griffith began his career in secondary and post-secondary education as an
undergraduate Admission Officer at The College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, VA. In 1989,
he joined the counseling department at Gonzaga College High School in Washington, D.C. as
Director of College Counseling. Larry left Gonzaga in 1995 to serve as the Associate Director of
Admission and Director of Multicultural Recruitment at Brown University, Providence, RI. At the
start of 1998, Larry returned to public education as Director of Undergraduate Admissions at the
University of Delaware, Newark, DE where he completed his tenure in 2003 as Assistant Dean in
the College of Arts and Science. Larry next went to the College Board where, until 2007, he
served in the roles of Executive Dir. for National Higher Education Relationship Development and
Assistant Vice-President for the Middle States Regional Office. Larry currently serves as a Vice
President at the United Negro College Fund where he is responsible for the Gates Millennium
Scholars Program,

Griffith has held several leadership positions in his professional associations including president
of the Potomac and Chesapeake Association for College Admissions Counseling, and a number
of roles with the National Association for College Admissions Counseling. He is active in his
community through his involvement and membership in civic organizations like the Urban

In addition to his undergraduate degree from the College of William and Mary, he holds a M.Ed.
in Educational Leadership from the University of Delaware.

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