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Sybil Jordan Hampton, Ed.D.

Retired President, Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation

Sybil Jordan Hampton is a native of Springfield, Missouri. She grew up in Little Rock, Arkansas, and was a member of the second class of black students entering Little Rock Central High in 1959. She has a BA in English Literature from Earlham College; an MS in Education. Teaching from the University of Chicago; and an EdD from Teachers College, Columbia University. Dr. Hampton became the third President of the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation in 1996 from which she retired in 2006. Currently she is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Japanese American National Museum.

Speaker Events

Saturday, July 6

Closing General Session
Sybil Jordan Hampton, Ed.D., Retired President, Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation
Irene Hirano Inouye, President, U.S.-Japan Council
Masako Iino, Past President and Professor, Tsuda College
Craig Ishii, Executive Director, Kizuna
Lane Maki, Student
Greg Robinson, Ph.D., Professor of History, Université du Québec À Montréal


Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Location: Grand Ballroom
Topic: General Activity