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Diversity Operations Committee Membership

2020-2021 Diversity Operations Committee (DOC) Membership

Office for Diversity
Annie McGowan, Interim Vice President and Associate Provost for Diversity
Jennifer McGee Reyes, Assistant Vice President for Diversity 


Bush School of Government and Public Service
Matthew Upton, Assistant Dean, Career & Student Services

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Craig Coates, Associate Dean for Inclusive Excellence

College of Architecture
Cecilia Giusti, Associate Dean for Outreach and Diversity

College of Dentistry
Lavern Holyfield, Assistant Dean for Diversity & Faculty Development

College of Education and Human Development
John Singer, Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion

College of Engineering
Jay Porter, Associate Dean 

College of Geosciences
Ishara Casellas Connors, Assistant Dean for Diversity

College of Liberal Arts
Leroy Dorsey, Associate Dean for Inclusive Excellence and Strategic Initiatives
Adrienne Carter-Sowell, Associate Head of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences

College of Medicine
Francis Achike, Associate Dean of Diversity and Inclusion

College of Nursing
Margaret Bosenbark, Chair, Climate and Diversity Committee
Cindy Weston, Dean’s Council liaison to the Climate and Diversity Committee

College of Science
Derya Akleman, Assistant Dean for Diversity and College Climate

College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Kenita Rogers, Executive Associate Dean and Director of Climate and Diversity

Graduate and Professional School
Shannon Walton, Director of Recruiting, Professional Development, and Student Success

Irma Lerma Rangel College of Pharmacy
Juan Bustamante, Assistant Professor, Interim Director of Admissions 

Mays Business School
Shannon Deer, Interim Associate Dean
Nancy Hutchins, Director of Diversity and Inclusion

School of Innovation
Robert “Bob” Shandley, Associate Dean

School of Public Health
Lisako McKyer, Associate Dean for Climate and Diversity
Crystal Vinal, Assistant Director

Texas A&M University at Galveston
Carol Bunch Davis, Assistant Department Head

Texas A&M University School of Law
Neal Newman, Professor of Law

University Libraries
Marisol Moreno, Diversity Program Coordinator
Patrick Zinn, Director of Marketing 

Administrative Units 

Cynthia Werner, Director

Kristen Brown, Deputy Athletics Director, Student-Athlete Experience/SWA
Rebekah Rabun, Director of Administration 

Division of Academic Affairs
Annette Shenkir, Co-chair of Academic Affairs Climate & Diversity Committee (AACDC)
Arthur Watson, Co-chair of Academic Affairs Climate & Diversity Committee (AACDC)
George Cunningham, Alternate & Steering Committee Member for the Academic Affairs Climate & Diversity Committee (AACDC)

Division of Finance and Operations
Jane Schneider, Associate Vice President for Facilities and Operations

Division of Human Resources & Organizational Effectiveness
Mary Schubert, Director of Strategic Programs Division of Human Resources and Organizational Effectiveness

Division of Information Technology
Kathy Leath, Business Administrator III

Division of Marketing and Communications
Lesley Henton, Director of University Relations

Division of Student Affairs
Vicki Dobiyanski, Associate Vice President for Student Affairs
Tonya Driver, Director of Department of Multicultural Services

Office for Student Success
Leticia "Letty" Palomin, Program Coordinator, ACREW 

Office of the Dean of Faculties and Associate Provost
Blanca Lupiani, Dean of Faculties and Associate Provost 

Office of the President and Government Relations 
Tracy Cullen, Director of Executive Services

Office of University Risk, Ethics, and Compliance
Kevin McGinnis, Chief Risk, Ethics, and Compliance Officer

University Police Department
Mike Johnson, Chief of Police


Graduate and Professional Student Council (GPSC)
Chandler Wilkins

Student Government Association
Lily Pieper '21, Diversity Commissioner | Executive Branch

Office of the Commandant
Amy Thompson, Assistant Commandant for Marketing and Communications

University Staff Council
Marcos Mendez

Office for Diversity
Deyanira Ely, Executive Assistant III
Crystal Carter, Communications Specialist 
Gabriela Zapata, ADVANCE Administrative Fellow
Darby Salge, Graduate Assistant - Research