Senior Staff


Ms. Mashonda Smith

Dean, WDLL

UDC – Community College
Sherman Cook Site Director, Backus Mr. Sherman Cook

Pathway Director

Bertie Backus, NE


Darius R. Baker Site Director, Patricia Harris Mr. Darius Baker

Pathway Director

Congress Heights, SE
Jefre T. Holmes Site Director, United Medical Center Mr. Jefre Holmes

Pathway Director

Congress Heights, SE
Majeeda Al-Jabbar Site Director, Marion Shadd Ms. Majeeda Al-Jabbar

Pathway Director

Congress Heights, SE
Ms. Marie Brown

Acting Director, Student Success and Retention

WDLL Content Manager

(202) 274-5534

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Enrollment Update: Effective March 2020

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WDLL courses are offered at two UDC locations:


Bertie Backus Campus
5171 South Dakota Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20017
(202) 274-7209


Congress Heights Campus
3100 Martin Luther King Jr SE
Washington, DC 20032
(202) 274-6525