Kurtinitis featured on Women’s History Month Conversation Series
Mar 19, 2021CCBC President Dr. Sandra Kurtinitis will be a featured speaker on Baltimore County’s Women’s History Month Conversation series. The series engages women leaders in dialogues about the barriers they have faced, the successes they have achieved, and to renew a commitment to promoting a more equitable and inclusive county.
Tune in at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 23 for the Baltimore County’s Women’s History Month Conversation featuring Dr. Kurtinitis. The program will live stream on Baltimore County Government’s Facebook page and on the County Executive’s Twitter feed.As president of the Community College of Baltimore County since 2005, Kurtinitis leads one of the region’s largest providers of higher education. She has advanced CCBC’s mission to provide accessible, affordable and high-quality education that prepares students for transfer and career success, strengthens the regional workforce, and enriches our community. Kurtinitis is a respected educator, administrator and author, with more of 50 years of experience as a community college professional.
A self-described servant-leader, Kurtinitis is resolutely committed to inclusive leadership and open communication, affirming her belief that the classroom is a far more important place on campus than the executive office.
Kurtinitis has been has been named a 2020 Influential Marylander by The Daily Record, and is a recipient of the Chief Executive Leadership Award for District II from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education. She recently served as chair of the American Association of Community Colleges board of directors, and also serves on the Boards of Directors of the Maryland Association of Community Colleges and the Community College Humanities Association.