Meet The Staff
Dorothea Noyes Ragsdale '74Culver Fund Officer
Dorothea Noyes Ragsdale '74 arrived from Mexico City to Culver Summer School for Girls (Deck 2) in the summer of 1971. She started at Culver Academy for Girls that fall and graduated in 1974.
She has spent the past 15 years in education, and she brings a Culver family heritage that stretches back to 1946. After graduating from Florida International University in 1978 with a BS in International Hotel Management, she worked for several luxury hotels in Cancun, Mexico City, Wilmington, Delaware, and Philadelphia. During that time she volunteered extensively and served on the board of the Junior League of Wilmington. She continued to teach and earned her Master’s of Education in Multilingual/Multicultural Studies in 2010. Ms. Ragsdale was the CEPSOL (Culver Educational Program for Speakers of other Languages) coordinator for the Culver Summer Schools & Camps in 2009 and 2010.
Dorothea’s passions include reading, cooking, traveling, volunteering with children and learning about learning. Her daughter, Lindsey is a graduate of the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill and her son, Spencer ’14, is a member of the Band.