President's Personnel Diversity Task Force

The charge of the Task Force is to review the University's policies and procedures, for recruitment, appointment, and retention of faculty, staff and administrators, with a focus on our commitment to diversity.

The members of the task force are:

  • Karen Carey, Chair
  • Ted Wendt, Associate Vice President for Academic Personnnel
  • Francine Oputa, Director, Cultural Heritage Institute
  • Teresa Huerta, Assistant Professor, Literacy and Early Education
  • Shane Moreman, Assistant Professor, Communication, Chair of the Latino/a Faculty Association
  • Marnell Niles, Assistant Professor, Communication, Chair of the Black Faculty Association
  • Ming Xiao, Assistant Professor, Civil and Geomatics Engineering, Chair of the Asian Faculty Association
  • Juan Carlos Gonzalez, Assistant Professor, Educational Research and Administration
  • Loretta Kensinger, Professor, Women's Studies
  • Carlos Perez, Associate Professor, Chicano and Latin American Studies
  • Carolyn Coon, Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students
  • Jose Diaz, Associate Dean, Arts and Humanities
  • David Schecter, Associate Professor, Political Science
  • Jan Parten, Director, Human Resources
  • Christina Roybal, Staff, Athletics
  • Adrian Carvajal, Staff, Advancement
  • Michael Caldwell, Associate Professor and Chair, Music; Chair, Academic Senate
  • Jose Villareal, Community Member
  • Isaac Lara, Community Member
  • Joseph De Los Santos, Community Member