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Instructor

Jovan C Hicks

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JOVAN HICKS, MBA, M.Ed.L., an area manager in AT&T California’s External and Legislative Affairs organization, brings a diverse set of skills and experience to her students at UCSC Silicon Valley. She has over 20 years in business development, educational technology, and diversity, equity and inclusion instruction. Hicks began her career as a middle school math, science, and engineering teacher in Los Angeles and Oakland, CA. She serves on the board of directors of EveryoneOn, a national nonprofit that aims to connect low-income families to affordable internet service, computers, and digital skills trainings. Through her LLC, Hicks Consulting Group, she provides coaching and training support services to organizations seeking to cultivate inclusive and equitable environments, transformational change, and the development of inclusive leaders. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Theatre Arts from Howard University, and a master’s degree in Business Administration and Educational Leadership from Mills College.