AAVC Board Director

Maybelle Taylor Bennett ’70

Maybelle Taylor Bennett ’70 (she/her/hers)

Washington, DC
Term of Service: 2021–2025

Additional Vassar Volunteer Experience

Class agent, Class of 1970, 2018–present; member, Club Admission Committee, 1997–2009; notewriter/phoner, Annual Fund, 2005–2006; member, AAVC Nominating Committee, 2002–2005; panelist, 30th Anniversary Celebration of the Africana Studies Program at Vassar, 2001.

Professional/Community Experience

Director, Howard University Community Association, Howard University, 1996–2019; member, Board of Directors, Douglass Community Land Trust, 2020–present; pastor, Covenant Christian Community 2013–present; assistant for community relations and planning, Howard University, 1991–1996; commissioner and chair, Zoning Commission of the District of Columbia, 1982–1998; member, Leadership Washington, 1991–present; member, Lambda Alpha Land Economics Society, 1984–present; member of the Board of Directors of the D.C. Building Industry Association, 2000–2015; director of research, Coalition on Human Needs, 1984–1990; director of research, Working Group for Community Development Reform, 1978–1981.