Diversity at the UW

Members

The following is a list of Council Members for 2021-2022 categorized by school, college, and administrative unit.

Co-Chairs

Rickey Hall, Vice President for Minority Affairs & Diversity and University Diversity Officer

Chadwick Allen, Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement

Coordinator

Tierra Johnson, Program Coordinator

UW Bothell

Caroline Titan, Associate Vice Chancellor for DEI

Miguel Macias, Director of the Diversity Center

UW Tacoma

Marian S. Harris, Assistant Chancellor for Equity & Inclusion

Jimmy McCarty, Director for the Center for Equity and Inclusion

Council Members

UW Seattle Academic Units

College of Arts and Sciences

Tatiana Toro, Professor, Mathematics

Stephanie Clare, Assistant Professor, English

College of Built Environments

Lynne Manzo, Professor, Landscape Architecture

Megan Herzog, Program Manager for the CEP

School of Dentistry

Beatrice Gandara, Clinical Associate Professor- Oral Dental Pathway

Doug Jackson, Assistant Professor

College of Education

Maggie Beneke, Assistant Professor

Selma Powell, Senior Lecturer

College of Engineering

Chloe Dolese-Mandeville, Program Manager for Diversity & Access

College of the Environment

Jacqueline Padilla-Gamiño, Assistant Professor

Daniel J. Evans School of Public Policy & Governance

Scott Allard, Professor

Jennifer McEwen, Assistant Dean, Finance and Administration

Foster School of Business

Christina Fong, Principal Lecturer of Management

Melissa Uyesugi, Associate Director, Diversity & Inclusion

The Graduate School

Patrycja Humienik, Resource Coordinator for Diversity Engagement

Willa Kurland, Graduate Student Success, GO-MAP

The Information School

Clarita Lefthand- Begay, Assistant Professor

Wanda Pratt, Professor

School of Law

Lisa Castilleja, Director of Inclusion initiatives, Community Outreach & Alumni 

School of Medicine

Terry Scott, Assistant Professor

School of Nursing

Kahlea Williams, Human Resources Representative

Rebecca O’Connor, Assistant Professor

School of Pharmacy

Kelly Campbell, Assistant Dean, Finance & Administration

School of Public Health

Victoria Gardner, Director of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Sarah Benki-Nugent, Clinical Assistant Professor

School of Social Work

Jenn Maglalang, Director of Admissions

Kalei Kanuha, Assistant Dean of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Administrative Units

Capital Planning & Development

Monica Acevedo-Soto, Director, Facilities Procurement and UW Business Diversity & Equity

Department of Intercollegiate Athletics

Sheridan Blanford, Associate Athletic Director for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Division of Student Life

Samantha Powers, Director of Student Veteran Life

Pamela Schreiber, Assistant Vice President for Student Life

Graduate and Professional Student Senate

Meshell Sturgis  Vice President Equity & Accountability

Equal Opportunity & Affirmative Action

Brian LaCour Compliance Analyst 

Human Resources

Erin Rice, Assistant Vice President for Human Resources

Media Relations & Communications

Victor Balta, Senior Director for Media Relations

Office of External Affairs

Fieta Robinson, Assistant to the Director, KUOW

Office of Minority Affairs and Diversity

Jaime Soto, Director, Multicultural Outreach & Recruitment

Luz Iniguez, Director, College Assistance Migrant Program

Undergraduate Academic Affairs

Jodene Davis, Director, Strategic Initiatives

Carlos Guillen, Associate Director

University Advancement

Sylvia Artiga Monreal, Learning & Development

UW Information Technology

Susan Lawrence, HR Director

University of Washington Libraries

Laura Lillard, Director of Human Resources and Diversity Officer

UW Police

TBA

Constituent Organizations/Groups

Associated Students of the University of Washington

Favour Orji, ASUW Director of Diversity

Compliance and Risk Services

Bree Callahan, ADA Coordinator

Disability Resources for Students

Adiam Tesfay, Director

Faculty Council on Multicultural Affairs

Yoriko Kozuki, Associate Professor

Faculty Council of Women in Academia

Margo Bergman, Associate Professor and Chair, UW Bothell

Graduate and Professional Student Senate

Meshell Sturgis, Research Assistant 

OMA&D Student Advisory Board

Calen Garrett  SAB representative

Postdoc Diversity Alliance

Tam’ra-Kay Francis, PDA representative

Professional Staff Organization

Leyla Salmassi, Program Manager, ECC

Washington Federation of State Employees

Daniel Peltier, WFSE member

Q Center

Jen Self, Director

Women’s Center

Sutapa Basu, Director