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Dawson Head receives UMass Amherst Chancellor’s Emerging Leader Award

Written by: Brady Kim

Congratulations to Erika Dawson Head, a Cultural Competence in Computing (3C) Fellow at the Manning College of Information and Computer Sciences (CICS) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Erika has been recognized with the prestigious Chancellor’s Emerging Leader Award. Her impact extends far beyond campus borders, shown by her instrumental role in initiatives such as the Massenberg Summer STEM program and her commitment to uplifting voices that have long been marginalized in the field of technology. Erika is currently the Executive Director of Diversity and Inclusive Community Development at Manning CICS. 

Erika Dawson Head - Chancellor’s Emerging Leader Award