Diversity at the UW


The following is a list of Council members for 2019-2020 categorized by school, college, and administrative unit.

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

Tierra Johnson, Program Coordinator

UW Bothell
Wayne Au, Acting Dean of Diversity and Equity
Miguel Macias, Director of the Diversity Center

UW Tacoma
James McShay, Assistant Chancellor for Equity & Inclusion
Jimmy McCarty, Director for the Center for Equity and Inclusion

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
Brittany Faulkner, Assistant to the Dean

Foster School of Business
Christina Fong, Principal Lecturer of Management
Melissa Uyesugi, Associate Director, Diversity & Inclusion

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
TBA, Associate Dean of Diversity and Access

College of the Environment
Jacqueline Padilla-Gamiño, Assistant Professor
Terryl Ross, Assistant Dean for Diversity, Equity, and 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
Nekya Johnson, DEI program manager

School of Law
Lisa Castilleja, Director of Inclusion initiatives, Community Outreach & Alumni Relations
Sellyna Ehlers, Director of Human Resources

School of Medicine
Danielle Ishem, Director of Workforce Development for the Center for Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
Terry Scott, Assistant Professor

School of Nursing
Eugene Sanchez, Human Resources Representative
Rebecca O’Connor, Assistant Professor

School of Pharmacy
Kelly Campbell, Assistant Dean, Finance & Administration

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

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

Undergraduate Academic Affairs 
Jodene Davis, Director, Strategic Initiatives
Carlos Guillen, Associate Director

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

Equal Opportunity & Affirmative Action

Capital Planning & Development
Aleanna Kondelis, Director for Strategic Sourcing
James Evans, Assistant Director 

Human Resources
Erin Rice, Assistant Vice President for Human Resources
Ebonee Anderson, Diversity Recruiter

Division of Student Life 
Samantha Powers, Director of Student Veteran Life
Pamela Schreiber, Assistant Vice President for Student Life

UW Police

University Advancement
Sylvia Artiga Monreal, Learning & Development
TBA, Senior Director for Human Resources

Office of External Affairs
Maurice Rankin, KUOW

Office of Minority Affairs and Diversity
Jaime Soto, Director, Multicultural Outreach & Recruitment
Luz Iniguez, Director, College Assistance Migrant Program

Department of Intercollegiate Athletics
Nina Keaney, Director of Administration

Media Relations & Communications
Victor Balta, Senior Director for Media Relations
Leilani Lewis, Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

UW Information Technology
Susan Lawrence, HR Director

UW Continuum College
Marlon Buchanan, Senior Director of Technology and Data Services
Lalitha Subramanian, Assistant Director, Academic Programs

Constituent Organizations/Groups

Associated Students of the University of Washington
Favour Orji

Graduate and Professional Student Senate
Leslie Michaud

Postdoc Diversity Alliance
Tam’ra-Kay Francis

Professional Staff Organization
Layla Salmassi, Program Manager, ECC

Faculty Council on Multicultural Affairs
Yoriko Kozuki, Associate Professor

Faculty Council of Women in Academia
Robin Angotti, Associate Professor and Chair, UW Bothell

Disability Resources for Students    
Adiam Tesfay, Director

Compliance and Risk Services
Bree Callahan, ADA Coordinator

Q Center
Jen Self, Director

Women’s Center
Sutapa Basu, Director

OMA&D Student Advisory Board
Makayla Ndamele, Director for Campus Climate