Inclusive Community Strategic Plan Steering Committee Members Announced

MeShawn Green, Inclusive Community Advocate

The Inclusive Community Strategic Plan Steering Committee is charged with coordinating the campus effort to articulate the university’s Inclusive Community Vision Statement and Inclusive Community Strategic Plan for achieving that vision. 

The members of the IC Strategic Plan Steering Committee are:

  • Jennifer Barger-Johnson, J.D., Professor of Business Law and Faculty Senate president
  • Paige Buchanan, Recruitment Specialist, Human Resources 
  • Heath Burge, Senior Director Recruit/Admissions 
  • Trevor Cox, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Adult Education and Safety Sciences
  • Laura Dumin, Ph.D., Associate Professor of English
  • Camille Farrell, Assistant Director Student Transformative Learning Record
  • Dana Jackson-Hardwick, Assistant Director, Office of High-Impact Practices
  • Christina Hendrickson, Ph.D., Coordinator of Human Physio Lab
  • Reggie Jordan, Assistant Athletics Director and African American Faculty/Staff Association president
  • Kate Holmes, Coordinator Development, College of Liberal Arts
  • Zach Hunter, Manager of Graduate Recruitment and Outreach, Jackson College of Graduate Studies and Staff Senate Representative
  • Barry Lofton, Executive Director of TRIO and GEAR UP programs
  • Liliana Renteria Mendoza, Executive Director of Academic Policy and Curriculum
  • Jenna Messick, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Biology and Curator of the UCO Natural History Museum Herbarium
  • Cristi Moore, Talent Development Specialist, Human Resources 
  • Amel Muhamedagic, Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach, Athletics
  • Adrienne Nobles, Vice President for Communications and Public Affairs
  • Elizabeth Overman, Ph.D., Professor of Political Science
  • Alyssa Provencio, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Political Science and Latino Faculty and Staff Association President
  • Julia Reed, Senior Director, Center for Counseling & Well-Being
  • Saasha Reese, Talent Development Specialist, Human Resources 
  • Steph Rogers, Digital Accessibility Consultant, Center for eLearning and Connected Environments
  • Jared Scism, Assistant Director of International Programming
  • Charlotte Simmons, Ph.D., Co-Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs
  • John Stephens, Director for the Office of Undergraduate Admissions and President of the LGBTQ+ Faculty and Staff Association
  • Gary Steward, Ph.D., Co-Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs
  • Alicia Tafoya, Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts
  • Mickie Vanhoy, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology and Native American Faculty and Staff Association President
  • Sharla Weathers, Director of Disability Support Services
  • Hongguo Wei, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Management
  • Cary Williams, Director of Educator’s Leadership Academy/Faculty Leadership Development, Center for Excellence in Transformative Teaching and Learning
  • Kelly Vaughn, Assistant Director of Planning and Operations, Housing Administration

Learn more about the IC Strategic Plan.