Bernadette Gonzaque Robért
As associate vice president for diversity and inclusion at Mount Saint Mary's University, Bernadette Robért provides a collegiate prospective to the board. During her 35-year tenure at the University, she has served in a variety of roles, including director of admissions and college relations, assistant dean for the Associate in Arts program, and assistant vice president for student affairs and community engagement. She has established myriad outreach programs and assisted with securing grants to serve Los Angeles youth. Chief among these is the Student Ambassador program, which, more than 25 years since its founding, remains the University's flagship program to mentor middle and high school students, serving thousands of youth and their families in pursuit of a college education each year.