Oakwood University has a new National Alumni Chapter President. Dr. Cynthia Powell Hicks. Dr. Powell-Hicks has dedicated her life to helping abuse and neglected children throughout the southern California area for 30 years as CEO. She is a proud Oakwood Alum, class of 1976, Oakwood University Board of Trustee (14 years), the former President of the California Oakwood Alumni Chapter (8 years) and a founding member of Oakwood Alumni Living Legends (founded 2006, philanthropic group of alum). Please click here to read her welcome letter.