St. Mary’s College of Maryland welcomes Cynthia A. Gross as its new executive associate to the president. Gross will report directly to President Tuajuanda C. Jordan. She joined St. Mary’s College on Monday, June 13.
Gross previously served in a variety of positions with increased responsibility at Bowie State University, Bowie, MD, most recently as communications specialist/proposal reviewer for the Title III Program Administration. For the past five years, Gross has also served as a freelance manuscript editor, editing manuscripts for grammar, readability, and technical and structural accuracy prior to publication.
As executive associate to the president, Gross will support the president with administrative and complex secretarial support, including preparing presentations on the president’s behalf; executing projects, events and visits; and occasionally representing the president at internal and external events.
Gross’ education includes a bachelor of arts degree in English from Bowie State University, plus a semester each at Johns Hopkins University and Yale University. She is currently studying toward a master’s of science in management/public relations from the University of Maryland University College.