Dr. Michael L. Lomax: Get to Know the CEO
Michael Lomax, Ph.D., is president and CEO of UNCF, the nation's largest and most successful minority education organization, known for its motto, "A mind is a terrible thing to waste". ®
Under his leadership, UNCF supports more than 60,000 students each year, getting them "to and through" college; fights for college readiness for high school and middle school students; and advocates for educational reform at the highest level.
Student loan debt is an enormous financial and psychological toll on students. We must invest in students and keep them from being in the red.
12/8/17: Dr. Lomax speaks with Roland Martin and the News One Now panelists about UNCF's Empower Me Tour and the information it offers students looking for assistance in planning for college and careers. >> Watch the Interview
Read Dr. Lomax's op-ed on HBCUs: Black Colleges Matter: Debunking the Myth of the Demise of HBCUs