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Kimberly Dean-Anderson

Associate Director, Community Relationships

  • Profile

    Kim Dean-Anderson, associate director of community relationships, earned a B.S. in psychology with a minor in women's studies from the University of Richmond, where she was also a Bonner and CIGNA Scholar and past president of Women Involved in Living and Learning. She earned an M.Ed. in social foundations from the University of Virginia's Curry School. Dean-Anderson joined the CCE in July 2007 as the director of the Bonner Scholars Program before assuming the role of director of Richmond Families Initiative and UR Downtown in February 2011. Dean-Anderson assumed her current role in July 2017.

    Before joining the CCE staff, Dean-Anderson was director of programs at Partnership for the Future (PFF), a Richmond-based nonprofit focusing on college access and transition. Dean-Anderson is an Action Team Co-Convener and Steering Committee Member with Peter Paul’s Community Action Network, R.E.B. Awards for Teaching Excellence Steering Committee Chair, member of LMR’s Leadership Quest Class of 2019, LMR Coach with Partnership for the Future, and member of Junior League of Richmond’s Community Advisory Board. Dean-Anderson has served on several University of Richmond search committees and is currently a member of the WILL* advisory board and Institutional Coordinating Council on Thriving, Inclusion, Diversity and Equity. Dean-Anderson is also a co-recipient of Campus Compact for Virginia’s 2020 Community Engagement Professional Award.