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Chicago Grad Dr. Vanessa Allen Nominated for Service Award

Dr. Vanessa Allen, who in 2013 earned a Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership from Argosy University, Chicago is one of eight individuals nominated by the Gary Frontiers Service Club as a “Dr. Martin Luther King Marcher.” The club annually recognizes individuals who have shown a personal commitment and dedication to serving others. These eight will now also be considered for the club’s distinguished “Drum Major” award, to be presented at the group’s annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Breakfast. The Gary Frontiers Service Club is a public service group based in Gary, Indiana.


Allen, who serves as president and CEO of the Urban League of Northwest Indiana, has worked as an administrator at Purdue University Calumet, South Suburban College, and the Gary Community School Corporation.


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