Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Committee

Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Committee

Chair: Yasmeen Faroqi Shah (yfshah@umd.edu
Coordinator: Michele Reed (mereed@umd.edu)
Materials (for committee members only)

The Committee on Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion supports the efforts of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion by actively promoting an equitable, diverse, and inclusive campus that is free from all forms of discrimination. The committee forumulates and reviews policies and procedures pertaining to issues of equity, diversity, and inclusion, including policies on non-discrimination and accessibility. 

The EDI Committee consists of an appointed presiding officer; five faculty members; three exempt staff members; two non-exempt staff members; two graduate students; two undergraduate students; and the following persons or a representative of each: the Senior Vice President and Provost, the Vice President for Diversity & Inclusion, the Vice President for Administration & Finance, the Vice President for Student Affairs, and the Director of the Office of Civil Rights and Sexual Misconduct.

^ Meetings & Agendas

Fall Semester Meetings
Date Time Location Agenda
Wednesday, October 19, 2022 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Zoom Cancelled
Friday, November 18, 2022 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Zoom Agenda
Tuesday, November 29, 2022 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Zoom Cancelled
Spring Semester Meetings
Date Time Location Agenda
*Please contact the committee coordinator if you would like the link to attend the meeting.
Committee Work
Doc No
NameCurrent StatusUnder Review By
19-20-33Review of the University of Maryland Policy on Threatening and Intimidating ConductUnder ReviewEquity, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Committee

Past Committee Work

Committee Members

Badia, KatherineUndergraduate StudentBSOSkbadia@umd.edu2023
Bedford, BaileyFacultyCMNSbedfordb@umd.edu2023
Brown, DeneenFacultyJOURdbrown45@umd.edu2024
Dula, BrandonEx-Officio - VP Student Affairs RepVPSAbdula@umd.edu2023
Esua, RajivUndergraduate StudentCMNSresua@umd.edu2023
Glaros, DannielleEx-Officio - VP & Chief Administrative Officer RepVPAdglaros@umd.edu2023
Gomez Quezada, RuthGraduate StudentENGRruthgq@umd.edu2023
Hammer, DonnaExempt StaffCMNSdhammer@umd.edu2024
Hurwitz, SienaGraduate StudentCMNSshurwitz@umd.edu2023
Lee, Sun YoungFacultyARHUsunlee@umd.edu2024
Medina, BrianEx-Officio - Vice President for Diversity & Inclusion or RepPRESbamedina@umd.edu2023
Miles, LaurenNon-Exempt StaffCMNSlmiles14@umd.edu2025
Nastase, AngelaEx-Officio - OCRSM RepPRESanastase@umd.edu2023
Nguyen, ThuFacultySPHLttxn@umd.edu2025
Randall, TonyExempt StaffVPSAjrandall@umd.edu2025
Rosenthal, LauraEx-Officio - Provost's RepARHUlrosent1@umd.edu2023
Sawyer, TunjiExempt StaffPREStsawyer@umd.edu2024
Shah, YasmeenChairBSOSyfshah@umd.edu2024
Walsh, ShaneFacultyBSOSsbwalsh@umd.edu2025