L. Song Richardson

President, Colorado College

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L. Song Richardson is an educator, legal scholar, and lawyer who became Colorado College’s president in 2021. Previously, Richardson was the dean at the University of California, Irvine School of Law. Her recognitions include the Association of American Law Schools’ Derrick Bell Award and the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association’s Trailblazer Award. Richardson serves on the board of Lord Abbett, and she chairs the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference’s Presidents Council. She is a member of the Colorado Forum, the Council of Korean Americans, and the American Law Institute.