Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Committee

Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Committee

Chair: Rachel Gammons (rgammons@umd.edu
Coordinator: Marcella Stranieri (mstranie@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; the Chief Diversity Officer; and the following persons or a representative of each: the Senior Vice President and Provost, 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
Monday, September 9, 2019 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 1310A Marie Mount Hall Agenda
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. TBD Agenda
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. 0100 Marie Mount Hall TBD
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. 1101 Morrill Hall TBD
Monday, December 9, 2019 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. 2113 Chincoteague Hall TBD
Spring Semester Meetings
Date Time Location Agenda
TBD TBD TBD TBD
TBD TBD TBD TBD
TBD TBD TBD TBD
TBD TBD TBD TBD
TBD TBD TBD TBD
TBD TBD TBD TBD
Committee Work
Senate
Doc No
NameCurrent StatusUnder Review By
19-20-03Review of the Interim University of Maryland Sexual Misconduct PolicyUnder ReviewEquity, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Committee
18-19-16Review of the University of Maryland Non-Discrimination Policy and ProceduresUnder ReviewEquity, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Committee
18-19-06Review of the University of Maryland, College Park Policy on Inclusive LanguageUnder ReviewEquity, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Committee

Past Committee Work

Committee Members

NameSeatCollegeEmailTerm
Brite, JayFacultyLIBRjbrite@umd.edu2021
Coles, MelGraduate StudentARHUmcoles@umd.edu2020
Cousin-Gossett, NicoleFacultyBSOScgossett@umd.edu2021
Dixon Cravens, JenniferFacultyAGNRjdixoncr@umd.edu2020
Dodge, GeorginaEx-Officio - Chief Diversity OfficerPRESgdodge1@umd.edu2020
Dula, BrandonExempt StaffVPSAbdula@umd.edu2021
Fatoki, DiamondUndergraduate StudentBMGTdfatoki@umd.edu2020
Forsythe, MaryExempt StaffBMGTmforsythe@rhsmith.umd.edu2020
Gammons, RachelChairLIBRrgammons@umd.edu2020
Karmiol, GraceEx-Officio - OCRSM RepPRESgkarmiol@umd.edu2020
Kraemer, AnnaGraduate StudentBSOSakraemer@umd.edu2020
Martens, AnneEx-Officio - VP Administration & Finance RepVPAFamartens@umd.edu2020
Mokhtari, ManouchehrFacultySPHLmokhtari@umd.edu2020
Ostick, DanielEx-Officio - VP Student Affairs RepVPSAdostick@umd.edu2020
Owusu, NadiaUndergraduate StudentBSOSowusun17@gmail.com2020
Padron, RonExempt StaffINFOrapadron@umd.edu2021
Park, TerryFacultyUGSTtkpark@umd.edu2021
Rosenthal, LauraEx-Officio - Provost's RepARHUlrosent1@umd.edu2020
Wiley, JoannaNon-Exempt StaffLIBRjwiley13@umd.edu2020
Wimbish, DanaNon-Exempt StaffVPAFdwimbish@umpd.umd.edu2021