Lori White – Education

Lori-WhiteLori S. White is the Vice President for Student Affairs at Southern Methodist University.

Dr. White, who has held student affairs positions at Stanford University and Georgetown University, is responsible for student life programs at SMU including residence halls; women’s, multi-cultural and volunteer and leadership programs; judicial affairs; campus ministries; health and wellness programs; career services; the Hughes-Trigg Student Center and the Dedman Center for Lifetime Sports.

She is also an adjunct faculty member in SMU’s School of Education and Human Development. She earned an undergraduate degree in psychology and English from the University of California and a Ph.D. from Stanford University in education administration and policy analysis with emphasis in higher education. She also participated in Harvard University’s Management and Leadership in Education Program.