Human Development & Psychology
Ruth Franks is an dynamic administrative professional with expertise gained from over twenty-five years of experience in office administration, project management, and financial management, in a complex higher education environment.
In the Office of Institutional Research and Assessment, she has the opportunity, through administrative support, to contribute to the development and improvement of services and academic programs for staff, students and faculty at Howard University.
As a proud Howard University Legacy parent, Mrs. Franks earned a BS in Adult Education with a minor in Psychology from Howard University School of Education and is an MDiv candidate in Howard University School of Divinity, class of 2023. Her two adult children also attended Howard University; her daughter, Robyn Franks, a Communications/Journalism major and her son, Gregory Franks, Jr., a 2011 graduate of Howard University School of Business.