Testimonials

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“Dr. Adriel Hilton is definitely making his mark in the world of academe. His intentionality to advancing the body of knowledge surrounding students of colors’ success is so significant and necessary. Adriel, continue to make a positive difference in the lives of others!”
Robert L. Canida, II, PhD
Director, Diversity and Inclusion Director, Multicultural Center
University of North Carolina at Pembroke

“Dr. Hilton is not just an accomplished scholar; he is also a seasoned administrator and passionate educator. He continues to greatly impact his university community, the broader higher education community, and beyond.”
Donald Mitchell, Jr.
Professor of Higher Education Leadership
Bellarmine University

“I have known Dr. Hilton for quite some time. Since the first time that I first met him, he has always demonstrated himself to be a distinguished administrator and professor. Wise beyond his years, Dr. Hilton is one of the young preeminent scholars in the field of education who is dedicated to advancing Black education. Without reservation, I would recommend him as a consultant, leader, and scholar and I am confident in his abilities to lead and effect positive change.”
Sydney Freeman, Jr., PhD
Associate Professor of Adult, Organizational Learning, & Leadership
University of Idaho

“Dr. Adriel Hilton is an inspiring, compassionate, and student centered professional who speaks with incredible confidence and authority. To miss Adriel speaking is to miss an opportunity to grow both professionally and personally. He is a dynamic keynote speaker!”
Crystal J. Bryant, PhD
Coordinator, Research Programs & Student Services Office of Graduate Programs College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Florida A&M University

“Adriel is clearly an exceptional scholar and his academic credentials are impeccable.”
Greg S. Goodman, Ed.D.
Past Associate Professor of Education
Clarion University of Pennsylvania

“Dr. Hilton is a highly competent and personable individual and brings a great work ethic to his professional endeavors and builds trust among those with whom he interacts.”
Patricia Green-Powell, PhD
Interim Dean & Professor of Educational Leadership College of Education
Florida A&M University

 “Adriel figures out what to do, how to do it, and gets the job done on time and with a great deal of quality.”
Stephen L. Koffler, PhD
Senior Consultant and Research Professor (retired)
Morgan State University
Vice President for Higher Education Programs (retired)
Educational Testing Service

“His ability for critical thinking related to…complex issues is impressive and indicative of his attitude toward tackling and resolving some of the difficult issues of our day.”
Earl S. Richardson, Ed.D.
President Emeritus
Morgan State University

“Dr. Hilton is an exceptionally bright and ambitious young man and working with him was a pleasure.  He is an outstanding leader…”
Pamela E. Scott-Johnson, PhD
Dean, College of Natural & Social Sciences
California State University, Los Angeles

“Dr. Hilton has an excellent combination of self-motivation and the ability to function effectively as a senior level administrator in the academy.”
Dr. Alan Walker
President
Sierra Nevada College

“Dr. Hilton is a prolific scholar who is committed to producing excellence.  Equally impressive is his commitment to mentorship, service, advocacy, and social justice!”
Ronald W. Whitaker, II, Ed.D.
Assistant Professor of Education
Director of District and School Relations &
Co-Director of the Center for Urban Education, Equity, and Improvement
Cabrini University

“He is, without doubt, committed to creating a path for others to follow by actively and persistently engaging in research, publication, and teaching in the academy.” 
John T. Wolfe, Jr., PhD
Associate Vice Chancellor for Diversity and Leadership Development
University System of Maryland

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