Assistant Dean for Scholarships & Financial Aid
J.D., North Carolina Central University
B.A., Howard University
Ronald S. “Steve” Douglas was born on March 30, 1950 in New Rochelle, N.Y. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics in 1978. Prior to attending law school, he worked as a bartender at the J.W. Marriott and served as a Public Health Advisor for the District of Columbia.
While attending North Carolina Central University (NCCU) School of Law, Dean Douglas was hired as a Law Clerk for the District of Columbia’s Office of Employee Appeals. Dean Douglas received his J.D. in 1982.
After receiving his J.D., he held the position of Legal Advisor to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Review Board for the State of North Carolina and was in private practice for many years in the Washington, D.C. area concentrating in criminal defense.
Dean Douglas currently serves as the Assistant Dean for Student Services and is responsible for admissions, scholarships, grants, financial aid, and disciplinary matters.
He is a member of the American Bar Association Standing Committee on Substance Abuse and also serves on the Board for the North Carolina Land Loss Prevention Project. His interests and hobbies revolve around his son who is a basketball fanatic.