Jennifer Subban earned a Doctorate Degree in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of New Orleans in1998: She currently serves as interim director of the Office of Service Learning and Community Engagement. Her courses include, Foundations of urban affairs, Strategic Planning and Program Evaluation, Nonprofit Administration, Fundraising and Grantmaking, and Managing Volunteer Organizations.
Dr. Subban directs the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance certificate and program. This program prepares students for careers in nonprofit administration. She had led five Ambassador program to Durban, South Africa and will lead a sixth in 2021. Her research involves program development, project management, family literacy, and issues of race, culture, and gender in community development and the nonprofit sector. YWCA Dayton recognized Dr. Subban a Woman of Influence in 2012. In 2018 she was awarded Wright State's prestigous Frederick White award for Professional Service.