Felicia Tucker-Lively, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Dr. Tucker-Lively is the Vice President of AAL. In this capacity, develops, oversees, and facilitates sessions for various professional development programs such as Institute for Teaching and Learning (ITL), Chairs and Academic Administrators Management Program (CAAMP), and Exceptional Executive Leadership (ExcEL) for Women, both for AAL and for specific client projects.

Her areas of interest are professional and organizational development, strategic talent management, human resource management, and career path learning and development. She has experience in administration, operational management, and program coordination at Morehouse School of Medicine, St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center, and Brooklyn Hospital Center. She has assisted faculty, residents, and administrators in cultivating their growth and development in a variety of settings. Her background involves working with executive leadership teams to solve challenges, develop alternatives, and create efficiencies for improving program quality.

Dr. Tucker-Lively maintains a variety of memberships and positions of leadership in professional and community organizations, including Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., William Tucker 1624 Society, and Ray of Hope Christian Church. In December 2019, she was appointed one of 12 nationwide faculty and independent researchers to the ADEA Collaborative on Dental Education Climate Assessment, charged with exploring issues of diversity, equity, inclusion and wellness throughout the U.S. and Canada. She received a Bachelor of Science in human services from Cornell University College of Human Ecology in New York and her Master of Public Health in sociomedical science from Columbia University School of Public Health. She received her doctorate in educational leadership from Mercer University in Atlanta. Dr. Tucker-Lively also holds the designation of Success Insights DISC Certified and Prioritized Leader Master Certified.