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Congratulations to Angela Thi Bennett!

posted Feb 27, 2011, 6:43 PM by AABA Ohio   [ updated Sep 9, 2012, 6:47 PM ]
AABA would like to congratulate AABA member Angela Thi Bennett on her confirmed appointment to the Ohio State Board of Education.

The daughter of a Vietnamese mother and an African-American father, Ms. Bennett emigrated with her family from Saigon, Vietnam in 1975, settling in East Cleveland where she attended East Cleveland public schools. As a young mother, she graduated from Shaw High School, then continued her education at Case Western Reserve University where she received her B.A., J.D. and M.B.A.

Ms. Bennett is an attorney in private practice who previously served as director of the Department of Community Development for the city of East Cleveland.  Ms. Bennett also was a board member of Cleveland Reads Inc., now Starting Point.  For more information on Ms. Bennett, click here.