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About Pacific Life

Dean and Chief Executive Officer
Southwestern Law School

Professor of Law and Dean, Emeritus
UCLA School of Law

Education
Stanford University
   A.B., history
   M.A., history 
UCLA School of Law
   J.D.

Business History
Ms. Prager became dean and chief executive officer of Southwestern Law School in November 2013. From 2008 until that time, she was executive director and chief executive officer of the Association of American Law Schools. Ms. Prager joined the UCLA law faculty in 1972, became professor of law in 1978, and was named associate dean in 1979. She was later appointed dean of the UCLA School of Law from 1982 to 1998. During this time, she also served as the president of the Association of American Law Schools from 1986 to 1987. Ms. Prager is an Arjay and Frances Fearing Miller Professor of Law emeritus and a dean emeritus at UCLA. Ms. Prager has also been provost of Dartmouth College and president of Occidental College. Prior to law school, she worked in the U.S. Senate, the U.S. House of Representatives, and the California State Assembly.

Ms. Prager currently serves on the board of the American Council of Education and on the Executive Committee of COSSA (the Council of Social Science Associations).

Pacific Life Responsibilities
Ms. Prager currently serves as a director of Pacific Mutual Holding Company, and serves on the Audit Committee, the Governance & Nominating Committee, and the Member Interests Committee.