Diversity Council


2014 University Diversity Award Recipient - Linda Ott

2015 University Diversity Award Recipient - Bill Predebon

Michigan Tech's Diversity Council was formed at the request of President Mroz.

Charge for Diversity Council - January 12, 2016:
1.  In collaboration with responsible units, develop hiring and enrollment goals for campus wide diversity which incorporate faculty, staff and students
2.  In collaboration with responsible units, develop a plan for monitoring and reporting on the progress of various diversity-related initiatives that are intended to meet Strategic Plan goals
3.  In collaboration with responsible units, develop a plan to collect information on diversity related initiatives and publish an annual report
     a.  Provide information on a regular basis to President and Provost
     b.  Publish information on a regular basis to campus community
4.  Make recommendations for increasing impact (e.g., training, best practices, resource allocation, criteria and priorities for funding)
5.  In collaboration with responsible units, develop a plan to identify best practices

Diversity Council Members

Gabriel Agboruche Alumnus
Brent Burns Corporate Partnerships
Kathy Flagstadt Department of Health & Human Services, Michigan Rehabilitation Services
Ida Fonkoue Graduate student
Jill Hodges, Council Chair Institutional Equity and Inclusion
Dana Johnson School of Business and Economics
Bethany Klemetsrud Graduate Student
John Lehman Enrollment and University Relations
Logan McMillan Undergraduate student
Lorelle Meadows Pavlis Honors College
Adrienne Minerick College of Engineering
Brigette Morin Biological Sciences
Faith Morrison Chemical Engineering
Christopher Plummer Visual and Performing Arts
Kellie Raffaelli Center for Diversity and Inclusion
Elizabeth Reed Mathematical Sciences
Terry Sharik School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science
Diane Shoos Humanities
Susan Sullivan Institutional Equity and Inclusion