Diversity at the UW


The following is a list of Council members for 2017-2018 categorized by school, college, and administrative unit.

Rickey Hall, Vice President for Minority Affairs & Diversity and Chief Diversity Officer
Chadwick Allen, Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement

TBA Diversity Policy Coordinator for Staff and Faculty Advancement

UW Bothell
Wayne Au, Associate Professor and Diversity Council Chair
Scott Kurashige, Professor and Faculty Diversity Chair

UW Tacoma 
Deidre Raynor, (Interim) Assistant Chancellor for Equity & Diversity
Tanya Velasquez, Lecturer, Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences

UW Seattle Academic Units

College of Arts and Sciences
Habiba Ibrahim, Associate Professor, Department of English
Tatiana Toro, Professor, Mathematics

College of Built Environments 
Meegan Amen, Facilities Coordinator
Brandon Born, Associate Professor, Department of Urban Design and Planning

Foster School of Business
Bill Bradford, Professor
Melissa Uyesugi, Associate Director, Diversity & Inclusion

School of Dentistry 
Beatrice Gandara, Clinical Associate Professor- Oral Dental Pathway
Doug Jackson, Assistant Professor

College of Education
Cassady Glass Hastings, Teaching Associate
Dafney Daback, Assistant Professor

College of Engineering
Harold Baker, Director, Diversity & Access
Eve Riskin, Associate Dean of Diversity and Access

College of the Environment
Deborah Kelley, Professor
Terryl Ross, Assistant Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

The Graduate School
Gino Aisenberg, Associate Dean, Diversity and Student Affairs
Vanessa Alvarez, Program Officer, GO-MAP

The Information School 
Karen Fisher, Professor
Cynthia del Rosario, Diversity Programs Advisor

School of Law
Summer Korst, Human Resources Director
Dorian Varga, Career Coach and Academic Advisor

School of Medicine
Nora Coronado, Director of Community Partnership and Development
Terry Scott, Lecturer

School of Nursing
Carolyn Chow, Director, Admissions and Multicultural Affairs
Rebecca O’Connor, Assistant Professor

School of Pharmacy
Andrew Brusletten, Administrative Director
Michaelene Kedzierski, Professor

Daniel J. Evans School of Public Policy & Governance
Carrie Evans, Assistant Dean of Students
Laura Evans, Associate Professor

School of Public Health
Lauren Brackenbury, Marketing and Student Recruitment Specialist
James Pfeiffer, Professor, Global Health

School of Social Work
Jenn Maglalang, Lecturer
Lara Thompson, Lecturer

Administrative Units

Undergraduate Academic Affairs 
Anne Browning, Director, Academic Support Programs
Carlos Guillen, Associate Director

University of Washington Libraries 
Laura Lillard, Director of Human Resources and Diversity Officer

Equal Opportunity & Affirmative Action
Shelley Kostrinsky, Assistant Vice Provost for Academic Personnel
Torrey Tiburzi, HR Consultant for Academic Personnel

Planning & Management
Angela Battle, Director, Business Diversity Program

Human Resources
Erin Rice, Vice President for Human Resources

Division of Student Life 
Samantha Powers, Director of Student Veteran Life
Pamela Schreiber, Director for Housing & Food Services

UW Police
Lt. Thomas Olson, Campus Police Lieutenant

Academic Personnel 

University Advancement
Christina Chang, Assistant Vice President, Finance & Administration
Tomitha Blake, Assistant Vice Provost for Advancement

Office of External Affairs
Craig Ball, Business Development Manager, UW Video
Jillian Kilby, Associate Director of State Relations

Office of Minority Affairs and Diversity
Phyllis Harvey-Bushel, Director, Washington MESA
Luz Iniguez, Director, College Assistance Migrant Program

Department of Intercollegiate Athletics
Erin O’Connell, Senior Associate Athletic Director

Media Relations & Communications
Victor Balta, Director of News and Information

Constituent Organizations/Groups

Associated Students of the University of Washington
Tae McKenzie

Graduate and Professional Student Senate
Giuliana Conti

Faculty Senate Committee on Multicultural Affairs
Yoriko Kozuki, Associate Professor

Faculty Senate Committee on Women in Academia

Disability Resources for Students
Bree Callahan, Director of Disability Resources

Q Center
Jaimee Marsh, Assistant Director, Q Center

OMA&D Student Advisory Board
Julien Ishibashi