Diversity Campus Climate Assessment Committee

The members of the EMU Diversity Campus Climate Assessment Committee (DCCAC) include

Chair and Co-chair

  • Chair: Devika Dibya Choudhuri, Professor, Dept. of Leadership & Counseling
  • Co-Chair: Catherine Lilly, Sibson Consulting

Climate Survey

  • Paul Leighton, Professor, Dept. of Sociology, Anthropology and Criminology
  • Brian Filipiak, Administrative Associate, Office of Academic Services; Staff Union
  • Anna Newmyer, Student Government
  • Catherine Lilly, Sibson Consulting

Qualitative Assessment

  • Bill Jones, Director, Instructional Technology & Information Management
  • Archit Agarwal, Data Systems Analyst, Institutional Research & Information Management
  • Paul Leighton, Professor, Dept. of Sociology, Anthropology and Criminology
  • Rita Shah, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Sociology, Anthropology and Criminology
  • Dibya Choudhuri, Professor, Dept. of Leadership & Counseling

Internal Campus Communication

  • Darcy Gifford, Executive Director, Integrated Content, Division of Communications
  • Ethan Smith, Student Government
  • Brian Filipiak, Administrative Associate, Office of Academic Services; Staff Union
  • Roderick Wallace, Director of Upward Bound, Engage@EMU
  • E. Abby Davis, Project Coordinator, Academic SUCCESS
  • Anna Newmeyer, Student Government

 Data Analysis and Reporting

  • Archit Agarwal, Data Systems Analyst, Institutional Research & Information Management
  • Catherine Lilly, Sibson Consulting
  • Bill Jones, Director, Instructional Technology & Information Management

Action Planning Support

  • Steven Bryant, Director, Diversity & Community Involvement
  • President’s Commission for D&I members
  • Candice Crutcher, Student Government Representative
  • Catherine Lilly, Sibson Consulting 

DCCAC Members who have not yet joined a subcommittee:

  • Julia Heck, Associate Director, Office of the Ombuds
  • Sean Wolf, Wellness & Community Responsibility
  • LaMarcus Howard, Assoc. Director, Disability Resource Center

The proposed members of the Climate Assessment Advisory Group include:

  • Glenna Frank Miller, Emerita
  • Gregory Peoples, Emeritus Ombuds
  • Tsu Yin Wu, Professor of Nursing
  • Ellen Gold, Assist Vice President/Dean of Students
  • Michael Tew, Assoc Provost/AVP Acad Programs