Senior Education Official to Deliver Remarks at National Asian American and Pacific Islander Prayer Breakfast

Archived Information

Senior Education Official to Deliver Remarks at National Asian American and Pacific Islander Prayer Breakfast

Brenda Girton-Mitchell, director of the U.S. Department of Education's Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships, will deliver remarks at the 2014 National Asian American and Pacific Islander Prayer Breakfast Tuesday in Washington, D.C.

As the center’s director, Girton-Mitchell leads efforts to promote student achievement by connecting schools and community-based organizations, both secular and faith-based, in building a culture of educational excellence. The center also works as a part of the White House Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships at 11 other agencies to more effectively serve Americans in need. During her career, Girton-Mitchell has been a teacher, legal counsel and minister.

Who : Brenda Girton-Mitchell, director of the U.S. Department of Education's Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships
What : Remarks at the National Asian American and Pacific Islander Prayer Breakfast
When : 8:50 a.m. Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Where : Kellogg Conference Hotel, Gallaudet University, 800 Florida Ave., N.E., Washington, D.C.