Boardmember of General Mills and Herman Miller
Bachelor of Arts in English and Journalism
Dorothy Terrell was raised "on the wrong side of the tracks" in a then-segregated area of Florida. "I was born in Florida, grew up in Florida, went to college in Florida, and by the time I graduated the only thing I knew I wanted was get out of Florida," she says.
Did she ever. After a short stint in Maine working for Kennedy's JobCorps program, Terrell worked her way to the top of the ladder in the field of digital tech, eventually launching SunExpress for Sun Microsystems in Boston.