Diversity Council

Description

The Diversity Council is responsible for providing the leadership and coordination necessary to achieve the diversity-related goals of the University of Northern Iowa.  The Council is appointed by and reports to the President; updates the President quarterly; and reports annually to the President and the University community.  To ensure university-wide participation in planning, policy formation and program development, the Council will form and charge a Diversity Advisory Committee, and will appoint its chair.

Responsibility for chairing the Diversity Council is determined by the President.  The current chair is the Vice President for Student Affairs.

Membership

Serving on the Diversity Council are the three vice presidents, the president of the UNI Foundation, the chair of the Diversity Advisory Committee, a student appointed by the president of NISG, and two additional faculty or staff members appointed by the President.

Meetings

The Council meets monthly during the academic year.

Current Membership:

Terry Hogan

Chair, Vice President for Student Affairs

Mike Licari

Interim Executive Vice President and Provost

Michael Hager

Senior Vice President for Administration and Financial Services

Bill Calhoun

President, UNI Foundation

Gwenne Berry

Chair of the Diversity Advisory Committee

Alicia Jessip

Student Appointed by NISG President

Leah Gutknecht

Faculty or Staff appointed by President

Inez Murtha

Faculty or Staff appointed by President