MSU Denver

Executive Leadership

Michael Benitez, Vice President for the Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Michael Benitez, Jr., Ph.D.

Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion

[email protected] (303) 605-7221
Julie Sharer-Price

Julie Sharer-Price

Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion

[email protected] (303) 615-2063

Directors and Coordinators

Manuel Del Real

Manuel Del Real, Ph.D.

Executive Director for HSI & Inclusion

[email protected] (303) 605-7331
Chalane Lechuga

Chalane Lechuga, Ph.D.

Director of Faculty Diversity Research and Development & Associate Professor

[email protected] (303) 615-1168
Jeremy VanHooser

Jeremy VanHooser

Diversity Coordinator

[email protected] (303) 615-2064

Diversity Faculty Fellows

Bill Herman

Bill Herman, Ph.D.

College of Business

Department of Marketing

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Jovan Hernandez Ph.D.

College of Letters, Arts and Sciences

Department of Psychological Sciences

Eric Olson

Eric Olson Ph.D.

School of Hospitality

Department of Hotel Management

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Ofelia Schepers Ph.D.

School of Education

Department of Elementary Education and Literacy

K Scherrer, M.A., LCSW, Ph.D.

K. Scherrer Ph.D.

College of Health and Applied Sciences

Department of Social Work

Diversity Program Assistants

Amanda Corso

Amanda Corso

Equity Diversity and Inclusion Graduate Assistant

Program: Master of Arts in Higher Education

[email protected]
Jocelyn Vangundy

Jocelyn Vangundy

Equity Diversity and Inclusion Graduate Assistant

Program: Master of Social Work

[email protected]
Lizabeth Guerra wearing white coat

Lizbeth Guerra

Diversity Project Assistant

Program: Bachelor of Political Science

[email protected]
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Michael Wickham

Diversity Project Assistant

Program: Bachelor of Psychology

[email protected]

Office of Diversity and Inclusion

If you have any questions, comments, or concerns related to equity, diversity or inclusion.

Diversity Equity and Inclusion Council

Campus Location:

Jordan Student Success Building (JSSB) 440
890 Auraria Parkway
Denver, CO 80204

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 173362
Campus Box 1
Denver, CO 80217-3362