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Elizabeth Kolsky

Dr. Elizabeth Kolsky is Associate Professor of History at Villanova University. A scholar of modern South Asian and British Empire history, Dr. Kolsky received her BA and PhD from Columbia University.



Jaylene Joseph

Jaylene Joseph

2020-2021 Undergraduate Fellow

Jamie McClelland

Jamie McClelland

2020-2021 Undergraduate Fellow

Lori Wysong

Lori Wysong

2020-2021 Graduate Fellow


Advisory Council


Jarrett Brown - Assistant Professor in Caribbean Literature, Howard University

Kristopher Brown - District Equity Officer, Abington Senior High School

Mark Jacobson - Assistant Dean for Washington Programs, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University

Mark Kehres - Associate Director of Alumni and Parent Relations, Haverford College

Francoise O. Lepage - Dean, Emerita, School of Business and International Studies; Advisor to the President, Sarlo Distinguished Professor, Dominican University of California

Brett Loper - Senior Vice President, American Express

Mary Patterson McPherson - President Emeritus, Bryn Mawr College

Martha H. Morris - President, Cotswold Foundation

John F. Smith III - Board Chair, Global Philadelphia Association

Heather Templeton Dill - President, John Templeton Foundation

Jonathan Zimmerman - Professor of History of Education, University of Pennsylvania

Ex officio

Albert Lepage - Retired co-chairman of Lepage Bakeries

Adele Lindenmeyr - Dean, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Villanova University

Marc Gallicchio - Chair, History Department, Villanova University



The Albert Lepage Center for History in the Public Interest
St. Augustine Center, Room 410
Villanova University
Villanova, PA 19085

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