About Institutional Diversity

Overview

Institutional Diversity is served by a variety of offices across campus. The Office of Institutional Diversity is led by the Vice President for Academic Development, Diversity and Inclusion, Liza Cariaga-Lo. She and Margot Saurette, the Data Analyst and Executive Assistant, manage the programs that foster diversity and report on the university's success in creating and supporting initiatives. They work with a variety of offices including Student and Employee Accessibility Services, the Sarah Doyle Center, the LGBTQ Center, the Office of the Chaplains and Religious Life, the Brown Center for Students of Color, Student Veterans and Commissioning Programs, HR's Office of Diversity and Inclusion,the Office of Student Life,  the Science Center, the Graduate School, the Dean of the College,  and the Division of Biology and Medicine

People

Liza Cariaga-Lo, Vice President for Academic Development, Diversity and Inclusion Office of the President 863-2216
Margot Saurette, Data Analyst/Executive Assistant Office of the President 863-2216
Mary Grace Almandrez, Director of the Brown Center for Students of Color & Associate Dean of the College
Brown Center for Students of Color 863-3145
Catherine Axe, Director of Student and Employee Accessibility Services & Assistant Dean of Student Life
Student and Employee Accessibility Services 863-9588
Maitrayee Bhattacharyya, Associate Dean of the College for Diversity Programs
Director of the Brown University-Tougaloo College Partnership
Dean of the College 863-3488
Karen McNeil, Program Director
Student Veterans and Commissioning Programs 863-7682
Gail Cohee, Director of the Sarah Doyle Women's Center & Associate Dean of the College
Sarah Doyle Center 863-3402
Janet Cooper Nelson, Chaplain of the University
Office of the Chaplains and Religious Life 863-2344
Kelly Garrett, Program Director
LGBTQ Center 863-3495
Ricky Gresh, Director of Campus Life Projects
First Generation College Student Initiative 863-1166
Wendy McRae-Oweye, Director of Diversity and Inclusion Human Resources Office of Diversity and Inclusion 863-1787
Yolanda Rome, Assistant Dean of the College for First-Year and Sophomore Studies First Generation College Student Initiative 863-2315
Ruthy Kohorn Rosenberg, University Ombudsperson Ombuds Office 863-6145