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Anthony Jett, Sr, M.Ed.
Associate Director, Black Student Center
California State University San Marcos

Anthony Jett is from Benton Harbor, Michigan. He is the current Associate Director for the Black Student Center at California State University in San Marcos, CA. He is a graduate of Southern New Hampshire University, with a bachelor’s of science degree in Secondary Education, and has an earned master’s degree in Higher Education Administration & Leadership from the Northcentral University of Prescott, Arizona.  Most recently, Mr. Jett is in the final year of completing his doctorate degree at Northcentral University in Higher Education with a specialization in Educational Leadership. His research is in the intercultural and career experiences of African-American men in leadership at predominantly white institutions. Throughout Mr. Jett’s career as a college business instructor and TRIO professional; his focus has been on helping the underserved student populations. As a leader in education access and attainment, he strives to create opportunities and support change initiatives for the betterment of all students. Mr. Jett’s community involvement & affiliations have included member of The Journey Church, Benton Harbor, MI; the Education Opportunity Association (EOA) Emerging Leaders Institute (2012), Michigan Department of Education AP Advisory Council, Past President of TRiO Michigan Association, and Member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.; South Bend, Indiana Chapter. In his spare time, Mr. Jett loves to travel, attend cultural activities and events, listen to live jazz and r & b music, advocate for Autism Awareness, cook and spend time with family and friends. His quote to live by is, “If you always do what you’ve always done, then you’ll always get what you’ve always gotten.” Keep moving forward!