Debra Saunders-White

November 28, 2016

The Council for Opportunity in Education extends its deepest condolences to the family of Debra Saunders-White, who served as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Higher Education Programs (HEP) at the U.S. Department of Education from 2011-2013.

Recently, Saunders-White was the 11th chancellor of North Carolina Central University. She assumed office on June 1, 2013, and is the first woman to hold the permanent position of chancellor at NCCU.