Hendrix Diversity and Inclusion

Hendrix Diversity Committees

Committee on Diversity and Dialogue

Advises the campus on the promotion of a welcoming and diverse community that supports the inclusion and belonging of every member. In collaboration with a range of college offices, facilitates dialogue through a variety of programming, offers advising about relevant programs, and serves as a resource for the community at large. 


2023-2024 MEMBERS

  • Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion: Kesha Baoua
  • Director of Academic Success: Julie Brown
  • Coordinator of Multicultural Student Services
  • Coordinator of LGBTQ Student Services
  • Student Senate Representative: Adriana Rabell Lopez
  • Multicultural Development Committee Representative: Somi Mathews
  • Committee on Gender and Sexuality Representative
  • 3 Faculty-at-large: Dr. Toni Jaudon (Chair), Leslie Zorwick, and Latorya Hicks

Trustees' Committee on Student Life, Diversity and Inclusion and Athletics 


  • Ruth Bernabe, Co-Chair (Chair, Diversity and Inclusion)
  • TJ Ticey, Co-Chair (Student Life and Athletics)  
  • Carolyn Miller (Past Vice-Chair, Diversity and Inclusion)
  • Mark Norman
  • Marquita Norman
  • Sara Pair
  • Staff Liaisons:  
    Kesha Baoua, Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion and  Chief Diversity Officer 
    Mike LeBlanc, Interim Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students
    Amy Weaver, Director of Athletics and the Wellness and Athletic Center