For nearly three decades, Dr. Marvin Lynn has worked as an elementary and middle school teacher and has served as a professor and administrator in institutions of higher education for the last twenty years. He is a nationally recognized expert on race and the education of BIPOC learners. He has published dozens of research articles, book chapters, opinion pieces, and an edited book on these topics. He is also a servant leader who serves on several state and national boards including the Carnegie Project for the Education Doctorate, the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, Providence Hospitals' Oregon Community Ministry Board, the Oregon Educator Advancement Council, and the Oregon Educator Equity Advisory Group. He is President of the Oregon Association of Colleges for Teacher Education. This year, he will conclude his term as Dean of the College of Education at Portland State University and will continue serving as a Professor actively pursuing his research agenda while having some responsibility for supporting the institution's engagement and equity agendas.
Dr. Marvin Lynn resides in the Bull Mountain area and is married to Adwoa Lynn who is a Registered Nurse at Providence St. Vincent. They are parents to three academically successful and athletically involved boys: Kwabena, Naasei, and Sidney. Kwabena is a Tualatin HS graduate who participated in the IB program, ran track and played football. He now attends the University of Oregon on an academic scholarship and he continues to run track. Naasei attends Tualatin High and is involved in the Gifted and Talented program, the Associated Student body, Tigard Tualatin Youth Council and plays football. Sidney attends St. Anthony's Catholic School where he also participates in the Gifted and Talented program and has an interest in basketball.
Racial Equity, Strengthening Academic Quality, and Elevating Student Voice
Strengthening Academic Quality
Elevating Student Voice
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