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JMU Diversity Council Chairs

The James Madison University Diversity Council Chairs represent 18 different diversity councils across campus.  These diversity councils provide a vehicle for the semination and creation of university and departmental diversity initiatives.  Each college and division have their own diversity council from which a representative attends the monthly university council meetings.

Access & Enrollment Management: Chairs - Melissa Smallwood, Financial Aid & Scholarships; James Robinson, Office of Equal Opportunity

Administration and Finance: Chairs - Rick Larson, Human Resources and Training and Towana Moore, Business Services

Athletics: Chairs - Jeff Bourne and Kevin White, Athletics Administration

College of Arts & Letters: Chair - Andreas Broscheid 

College of Business: Chair - Daphyne Thomas, Business Law & Finance

College of Education: Chair - Steve Purcell, Middle, Secondary & Mathematics Education

College of Health and Behavioral Studies: Chair - Rhonda Zingraff, Associate Dean and Institute for Innovation in Health and Human Services

College of Integrated Science & Engineering: Chairs - Jeff Tang;Nathan Sprague, Computer Science; Jacquelyn Nagel, Engineering

College of Science and Math: Chair - Elizabeth Theta-Brown, Mathematics & Statistics

College of Visual & Performing Arts: Chair - Sonya Baker & George Sparks, School of Music

General Education: Chair - Meg Mulrooney, University Studies

Libraries & Educational Technologies: Chair Yasmeen Shorish

Office of International Programs: Chair - Lauren Franson, International Student Services

Outreach & Engagement: Chair - Carol Fleming, Outreach & Engagement

Student Affairs & University Planning: Chairs - Steven Krzanowski, Orientation and Marsha Mays-Bernard, Multicultural Awareness and Student Health

The Graduate School: Chairs - Michael Stoloff; Laura Ryman, Student Support

University Advancement: Chair - Andy Perrine, University Communication & Marketing; Steve Smith, University Advancement

Center for Faculty Innovation: Chair- Carol Hurney

Provost's Faculty Diversity Council - AJ Morey, Cross Disciplinary Studies

Diversity Council Chair Meeting Schedule for 2015-2016


Wednesday, September 16, 1:30 PM, Moody Hall Conference Room

Wednesday, October 21, 1:30 PM, Moody Hall Conference Room

Wednesday, November 18, 1:30 PM, Moody Hall Conference Room


Wednesday,January 20, 1:30 PM, Moody Hall Conference Room

Wednesday, February 17, 1:30 PM, Moody Hall Conference Room

Wednesday, March 16, 1:30 PM, Moody Hall Conference Room

Wednesday, April 20, 1:30 PM, Moody Hall Conference Room