Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Committee

Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Committee

Chair: Eric Grims (egrims@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 provoting an equitable, diverse, and inclusive campus that is free from all forms of discrimination. The committee forumlates and reviews policies and procedures pertaining to issues of equity, diversity, and inclusion, including policies on non-discrimination and accessiblity. 

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
Spring Semester Meetings
Date Time Location Agenda
Committee Work
Doc No
NameCurrent StatusUnder Review By
16-17-32Providing Gender Inclusive FacilitiesUnder ReviewEquity, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Committee

Past Committee Work

Committee Members

Awotunde, OluwatoyinUndergraduate StudentSPHLoawotund@umd.edu2019
Cameron, BransonUndergraduate StudentBSOSbcameron@umd.edu2019
Clyburn, MonecaExempt StaffBMGTmsurida@rhsmith.umd.edu2019
Dindinger, JenniferFacultyAGNRjdinding@umd.edu2019
Edmunds, CynthiaEx-Officio - Chief Diversity OfficerSVPAAPcedmunds@umd.edu2019
Forsythe, MaryExempt StaffBMGTmforsythe@rhsmith.umd.edu2020
Gammons, RachelFacultyLIBRrgammons@umd.edu2020
Grims, EricChairARHUegrims@umd.edu2019
Harmon, AngelaExempt StaffBSOSharmon@econ.umd.edu2019
Jain, YakeenGraduate StudentENGRyakeenj@terpmail.umd.edu2019
Martens, AnneEx-Officio - VP Administration & Finance RepVPAFamartens@umd.edu2019
Mokhtari, ManouchehrFacultySPHLmokhtari@umd.edu2020
O'Brien, DauneFacultyINFOdmobrien@umd.edu2019
Ostick, DanielEx-Officio - VP Student Affairs RepVPSAdostick@umd.edu2019
Reyna, ChandraGraduate StudentBSOScreyna@terpmail.umd.edu2019
Rosenthal, LauraEx-Officio - Provost's RepARHUlrosent1@umd.edu2019
Staniczenko, PhillipFacultyCMNSpstanicz@umd.edu2019
Wiley, JoannaNon-Exempt StaffLIBRjwiley13@umd.edu2020