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Alexandria J. Boone

CEO, GAP Communications Group


Alexandria Johnson Boone (“Alex”) is President and CEO of GAP Communications Group a full service public relations, advertising, marketing, fundraising and special events firm based in Cleveland, Ohio.

Ms. Boone is a native of Cleveland. She holds a Master’s degree from the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University. She is the founder of the Marcus Garvey Academy Middle School, an innovative community school with an African-centered curriculum based in East Cleveland, Ohio.

Ms. Boone is Founder of the Women of Color Foundation, dedicated to the education, training and leadership development of all women of color.

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UMF Applications Review and Notifications Apr 15, 2018 - May 31, 2018
Freshmen Workshop Aug 11, 2018 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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