College of Education Leadership
Saturday, September 27, 2008
Mary Brabeck ’70
Mary Brabeck, New York City, is known for her extraordinary leadership in education and is considered a leading scholar in her field. She is dean of the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development. Recently, Brabeck received the Homes Partnership Board of Directors Service Award, the American Psychological Association Committee on Women in Psychology Leadership Award and the University of Minnesota’s Outstanding Achievement and Distinguished Alumna Award. She also has an honorary degree from St. Joseph University. Brabeck is said to have shown high integrity and a quality of leadership that is uniquely hers while serving as a model for current and future generations.