Ukida Forde is the Academic Coordinator of Weitzman Executive Education Programs. She is also the Administrative Assistant for the Office of the Dean at the Stuart Weitzman School of Design. She obtained her BS in Criminology and Justice Studies, with a concentration in Justice Informatics from Drexel University. Her experiences as a first-generation college graduate, and daughter of an immigrant made her passionate about combating social inequality issues and fighting for support for immigrants. While continuing her studies, Ukida hopes to have a positive effect on society to ensure a quality education for all regardless of their family’s background or financial situation. In her free time, Ukida likes to spend quality time with family and friends.