2020 ODC Award Recipients

1st Place
David G. Martinez
David G. Martinez, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor in the Department of Educational
Leadership and Policies at the College of Education
University of South Carolina
Dissertation Title: "A Study of School Finance in Arizona: Equity, English Language Learners, and the Allocation of Funding"
Degree Granting Institution: Arizona State University
2nd Place  
David Mickey-Pabello
David Mickey-Pabello
Postdoctoral Fellow in Ethnoracial Relations
Hutchins Center for African and African American Research
Harvard University
Dissertation Title: "A Structural Investigation of Laissez Faire Racism: The Intended and Unintended Consequences of Affirmative Action Bans"
Degree Granting Institution: University of Michigan
3rd Place  
Darcy Orellana
Darcy Orellana, Ed.D.
Associate Director Human Resources
Chief Diversity Officer
Middlesex Community College, Massachusetts
Dissertation Title: "Organizational Culture in Community Colleges: Making Connections to Diverse Student Success"
Degree Granting Institution: University of Massachusetts Boston