Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Committee

Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Committee

Chair: Rachel Gammons (rgammons@umd.edu
Coordinator: Reka Montfort (reka@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
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. 6135 McKeldin Library Agenda
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. 0100 Marie Mount Hall Agenda
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. 1101 Morrill Hall Agenda
Monday, December 9, 2019 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 2113 Chincoteague Hall Agenda
Spring Semester Meetings
Date Time Location Agenda
Wednesday, January 22, 2020 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 0100 Marie Mount Hall Agenda
Wednesday, February 12, 2020 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 1310A Marie Mount Hall Agenda
Friday, February 28, 2020 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 1310B Marie Mount Hall Agenda
Friday, March 13, 2020 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. 1310B Marie Mount Hall Canceled
Wednesday, April 1, 2020 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Hosted on Zoom* Agenda
Friday, May 1, 2020 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Hosted on Zoom* TBD
*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
18-19-16Review of the University of Maryland Non-Discrimination Policy and ProceduresUnder ReviewEquity, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Committee

Past Committee Work

Committee Members

Celestine-Donnor, NeijmaEx-Officio - Vice President for Diversity & Inclusion or RepPRESncdonnor@umd.edu2020
Coles, MelGraduate StudentARHUmcoles@umd.edu2020
Cousin-Gossett, NicoleFacultyBSOScgossett@umd.edu2021
Dixon Cravens, JenniferFacultyAGNRjdixoncr@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.edu2020
Rosenthal, LauraEx-Officio - Provost's RepARHUlrosent1@umd.edu2020
Wiley, JoannaNon-Exempt StaffLIBRjwiley13@umd.edu2020
Wimbish, DanaNon-Exempt StaffVPAFdwimbish@umpd.umd.edu2021