Dr. Gloria “Ginger” Cole, Ed.D.
As secretary/treasurer, Cole participates in strategic planning and program development for the organization to increase its collective impact in helping women and girls around the world to achieve their full potential. In addition, she will work with Soroptimist’s professional staff to oversee the organization’s financial practices and accounts.
Cole is a member of Soroptimist International of Los Angeles, one of 1,200 Soroptimist clubs throughout the world. A member since 2007, she has held several leadership positions, including SIA board member, region governor and secretary, club president, and vice president.
Dr. Cole retired in 2011 after working as an administrator for the Los Angeles Unified School District since 1979. She holds a doctorate in educational leadership from the University of California, Los Angeles. In addition to her Soroptimist involvement, she is a member of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Foothill Alumnae Chapter.