Beverly Daniel Tatum is the current president of Spelman College.
Tatum received her B.A. in psychology from Wesleyan University and her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Michigan. She also received an M.A. religious studies from Hartford Seminary. Tatum received a L.H.D. from Bates College in 2000.
Tatum taught at Westfield State College and the University of California, Santa Barbara before joining Mount Holyoke College in 1989. She resided at Mount Holyoke for thirteen years as a professor of psychology, department chair, and dean of the College. In 2002, Tatum served as acting president while President Creighton was on leave. She then joined Spelman as president.
Spelman College Celebrates New Era of Leadership; Beverly Daniel Tatum To Be Inaugurated As Ninth President, March 21-23
Mar 14, 2003; ATLANTA -- When Dr. Beverly Daniel Tatum was told about the search for a new president of Spelman College, she was intrigued....
The Board of Trustees of Spelman College has appointed Dr. Beverly Daniel Tatum as the institution's ninth president
Sep 27, 2002; "The Board, and especially the members of the Search Committee, have worked diligently to find the right woman to lead and...