Diversity Leaders Roundtable


Academic and Administrative Diversity Leaders are appointed by their respective unit leader, Dean, Vice President, to coordinate the advancement of diversity, equity, and inclusion policies, practices, and procedures within their given context. These individuals leverage their direct experience and expertise within their college/division to advance specific and nuanced diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts within their unit and inform the work of the Office of Inclusion and Diversity. The collective body of these appointees will be known as the Diversity Leaders Roundtable.


Dr. Taffye Benson Clayton

Vice President and Associate Provost for Inclusion and Diversity
Office of Inclusion and Diversity

JuWan Robinson

Chief of Staff and Special Assistant, Inclusion and Diversity
Office of Inclusion and Diversity

Dr. Jingjing Qian

Associate Professor and Director of International Programs and Diversity
Harrison School of Pharmacy 

Dr. Jeffrey Fergus

Professor and Associate Dean
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering

Dr. Jared Russell

Professor and Assistant Director
College of Education 

Dr. Renée Pratt

Associate Clinical Professor
Harbert College of Business

Dr. Kimberly Mulligan-Guy

Assistant Dean for Inclusion, Equity, and Diversity
College of Science and Mathematics

Dr. Maria Witte

Associate Dean and Professor
College of Education

Dr. M. Soledad Peresin

Assistant Professor
School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences

Dr. Melinda Camus

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
College of Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Kate Thornton

Director of Global Education
College of Human Sciences

Chris Martin

Assistant Clinical Professor
School of Nursing

Marcia Gibson

Coordinator, Professional Experience Programs
Harbert College of Business

Suzanne Hunter

Assistant Director of Honors Advising
Honors College

Dr. Alan Wilson

Professor and Assistant Director
College of Agriculture

Shu-Wen Tzeng

Associate Professor
School of Industrial and Graphic Design