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Benita King

Program Manager & Executive Assistant to the Dean

  • Office of the Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
  • College of Arts & Sciences


Mrs. Benita King is the Program Manager for College of Arts and Sciences (COAS) at Howard University. In addition to the role of program manager, she is also the Executive Assistant to the Dean for COAS. She has an MBA and Masters in Management from University of Maryland.

Benita King has been active in the field of project/program management for over 15 years, primarily with non-profit organizations. She has worked on several large projects contracted with reputable government entities such as SAMHSA, Department of Education, and National Institutes of Health. Projects ranging from linear exhibits to 1000+ person conferences. She has been in academia for almost 9 years.

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