Office of Diversity & Inclusion



UDC Membership will include faculty, staff and student representatives from the divisions of Academic Affairs, Student Affairs, Business and Finance, University Advancement, and Associated Students.

Standing members will include:

  • Associated Students (AS) President
  • AS Commissioner of Diversity Affairs; two additional students
  • Academic Senate Chair (or their designee); two additional senators
  • Staff Council Chair (or their designee)
  • VP of Faculty Affairs (or their designee); one academic dean
  • MCGS Director (or their designee)
  • UDC Executive Team
  • Student Affairs, Business and Finance, and University Advancement representatives

Executive Team

Michelle Morris
Professor, Nutrition & Food Science
Faculty Diversity Officer

Dr. Gayle E. Hutchinson

Tray Robinson
Director, Office of Diversity & Inclusion
Lecturer, Multicultural & Gender Studies


NameDepartmentEmail Address
Annabel GrimmDirector, Business &
Brooke BanksChief of
Charles CarterDirector, Cross Cultural Leadership Center & Director, Student Life &
Chela PattersonDirector, Educational Opportunity  
Dylan GrayAS President (Student Representative)
Dylan SaakeDirector, Labor Relations & Compliance, Title
Eddie VelaDean, College of Behavioral & Social
Evanne O'DonnellDirector of Labor
James Luyirika-Sewagudde JrAdvisor, Office of International 
Jed WyrickCollege of Humanity & Fine Arts Academic Senate
Kaitlyn Baumgartner LeeDirector of Academic
Miguel AlfaroStudent
Kate PostDigital Communications Coordinator
Public Affairs & Publications
Matthew MillerMusic & Theatre
Melanie O ConnorStaff Council Office
Sara CooperInternational Languages, Literatures, & Cultures
Teresita CurielInterim, Assistant Director of HSI
Zuri O'BallesStudent- Commissioner of Diversity Affairs (Student Representative)