Board Welcomes Scripps Association of Families Co-Presidents

Serving as co-presidents of the Scripps Association of Families (SAF) for 2001-2002, Brenda and Nelson Spencer are the newest members of the Scripps College Board of Trustees. Daughter Melissa ’04 encouraged her parents’ involvement in SAF, an organization devoted to stimulating communication between families and the College and to encouraging family involvement in College affairs. In their service on the Admission/Student Affairs Committee and the Educational Policy Committee of the Board, the Spencers draw on their extensive experience with Dallas civic organizations. Brenda is active with the Dallas Psychoanalytic Institute Community Board and is president of the Junior League of Dallas Film Studies Group and chair of the Gala for the Dallas Institute for Humanities and Culture. Nelson, president of his own real estate investment company, is also president of the Dallas Architectural Foundation and serves on the Board of Trustees at Hockaday School in Dallas.