Strategic Plan for Diversity and Inclusion Committee

The charge of the University Committee on Diversity is to:

  • identify and develop creative strategies and initiatives to increase the number of students, faculty, and administrators from African-American and other underrepresented groups,
  • monitor USA's progress toward the goals of the Strategic Diversity Plan, and, through these efforts
  • make the University of South Alabama an even more attractive and inclusive community for people of all races, ethnicities, faiths and cultures.
Committee Membership:  
Dr. Michael Mitchell Student Affairs
Dr. Angela Coleman Institutional Effectiveness
Dr. Debra Davis College of Nursing
Mr. Warren Greene Environmental Services
Mr. Michael Haskins Marketing and Communications
Ms. Pamela Henderson  Human Resources
Dr. David Johnson  Academic Affairs
Dr. Joe'l Lewis Education 
Dr. Juan Mata Biological Sciences 
Dr. Harold Pardue School of Computing 
Dr. Federico Perez-Pineda  Foreign Languages & Literatures 
Dr. Jonathan Scammell College of Medicine 
Dr. April DuPree Taylor Communication 
Ms. Jean Tucker Senior University Attorney 
Dr. Alvin Williams  Marketing
Dr. Cynthia Wilson Baldwin County Campus 
President African American Student Association
President Council of International Students
President Student Government Association

This committee represents the University of South Alabama's compliance with U.S. District Court Order in response to Knight, et al, v. The State of Alabama, et al, concerning employment practices of predominately white defendant institutions.