Donald R. Collins is an associate professor in educational leadership and counseling at Prairie View A&M University. He is
the immediate past president of the Texas National Association for Multicultural Education. He is also the editor for the
National FORUM of Multicultural Issues Journal. Dr. Collins has over twenty-five years of professional experience in
psychology and education that spans teaching, counseling, assessment, and administration. He has worked in the public, private,
and corporate sectors. Dr. Collins has taught at the graduate and undergraduate levels, and holds Texas teaching and mid-management
certifications. As an educational consultant, Dr. Collins worked with 56 school districts in the Houston area. As an independent
consultant, he specializes in program evaluation, assessment, organizational development, curriculum and instruction, and
leadership. Dr. Collins has collaborated with local, state, and national leaders to facilitate regional and district initiatives.