Diversity Council

The Diversity Council has authority to advise on and recommend policies to the Common Council on matters pertaining to:

  • Developing and maintaining a supportive atmosphere for the inclusion and appreciation of diversity among all members of the university community.
  • Strategic efforts regarding diversity within educational and work settings.
  • Integrating faculty, staff, and students into the larger university community.
  • Fostering a university environment that is inclusive and supportive of differences.
  • Advising the Chief Diversity Officer on the implementation of the Diversity Plan and Inclusive Excellence.
  • Serving as an advisory Council for the Office of Diversity and College Access
  • Advising university leaders and shared governance groups regarding diversity and inclusive excellence.

Members

Trisha Lamers
Trisha Lamers, she/her/hers
2018-2019
Diversity Council Chair
& Tutoring-Learning Center (TLC) Director

tlamers@uwsp.edu
715-346-2150
Al Thompson
Al Thompson
Senior Chief Diversity Officer
& Vice Chancellor

athomps@uwsp.edu
715-346-2481

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Christopher Benny
Christopher Benny
he/him/his
SGA Inclusivity Director
Lindsay Bernhagen
Lindsay Bernhagen
she/her/hers
Center for Inclusive Teaching & Learning (CITL) Director
Sam Cotter
Sam Cotter
he/him/his
Admissions Counselor & Career Coach
Anna Golackson-Timblin
Anna Golackson-Timblin
she/her/hers
Human Resources Specialist
Vanesa Hernandez-Cevallos
Vanesa Hernandez-Cevallos
she/her/hers
SGA Senator
Zantasia Johnson
Zantasia Johnson
she/her/hers
SGA Senator
Bobbi Kubish
Bobbi Kubish
she/her/hers
Academic & Career Adviser
Lawrence Leviton
Lawrence Leviton
he/him/his
Professor of Music
Ismaila /
Ismaila "Ish" Odogba
he/him/his
Associate Professor of Geography
Katie Perryman-Gebhardt
Katie Perryman-Gebhardt
she/her/hers
Office of International Education (OIE) Office Manager
Shaun Przybylski
Shaun Przybylski
he/him/his
Acquisitions & Periodicals Library Assistant
Eric Roesler
Eric Roesler
he/him/his
Chief Human Resources Officer
Courtney Taylor
Courtney Taylor
she/her/hers
Multicultural Resource Center Coordinator