Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Committee

Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Committee

Chair: Tom Porter (teporter@umd.edu)
Coordinator: Marcella Stranieri (mstranie@umd.edu)
Materials (for committee members only)

The Committee on Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion supports the efforts of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion by actively promoting an equitable, diverse, and inclusive campus that is free from all forms of discrimination. The committee forumulates and reviews policies and procedures pertaining to issues of equity, diversity, and inclusion, including policies on non-discrimination and accessibility. 

The EDI Committee consists of an appointed presiding officer; five faculty members; three exempt staff members; two non-exempt staff members; two graduate students; two undergraduate students; the Chief Diversity Officer; and the following persons or a representative of each: the Senior Vice President and Provost, the Vice President for Administration & Finance, the Vice President for Student Affairs, and the Director of the Office of Civil Rights and Sexual Misconduct.

^ Meetings & Agendas

Fall Semester Meetings
Date Time Location Agenda
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. 0118 Main Administration Building Agenda
Wednesday November 14, 2018 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 0100 Marie Mount Hall Agenda
Thursday, December 6, 2018 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 2113 Chincoteague Hall Agenda
Spring Semester Meetings
Date Time Location Agenda
Tuesday, January 30, 2019 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 0100 Marie Mount Hall Agenda
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 0100 Marie Mount Hall Agenda
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. 0100 Marie Mount Hall Agenda
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 1310A Marie Mount Hall Agenda
Friday, April 19, 2019 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 0118 Main Administration  Agenda
Thursday, May 23, 2019 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. 0100 Marie Mount Hall Agenda
Committee Work
Doc No
NameCurrent StatusUnder Review By
18-19-16Review of the University of Maryland Non-Discrimination Policy and ProceduresUnder ReviewEquity, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Committee
18-19-06Review of the University of Maryland, College Park Policy on Inclusive LanguageUnder ReviewEquity, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Committee

Past Committee Work

Committee Members

Anderson, SamiraFacultyBSOSsander22@umd.edu2019
Awotunde, OluwatoyinUndergraduate StudentSPHLoawotund@umd.edu2019
Cameron, BransonUndergraduate StudentBSOSbcameron@umd.edu2019
Clyburn, MonecaExempt StaffBMGTmsurida@rhsmith.umd.edu2019
Dindinger, JenniferFacultyAGNRjdinding@umd.edu2019
Edmunds, CynthiaEx-Officio - Chief Diversity OfficerSVPAAPcedmunds@umd.edu2019
Forsythe, MaryExempt StaffBMGTmforsythe@rhsmith.umd.edu2020
Gammons, RachelFacultyLIBRrgammons@umd.edu2020
Harmon, AngelaExempt StaffBSOSharmon@econ.umd.edu2019
Jain, YakeenGraduate StudentENGRyakeenj@terpmail.umd.edu2019
Karmiol, GraceEx-Officio - OCRSM RepPRESgkarmiol@umd.edu2019
Martens, AnneEx-Officio - VP Administration & Finance RepVPAFamartens@umd.edu2019
Mokhtari, ManouchehrFacultySPHLmokhtari@umd.edu2020
O'Brien, DauneFacultyARHUdmobrien@umd.edu2019
Ostick, DanielEx-Officio - VP Student Affairs RepVPSAdostick@umd.edu2019
Pekny, JeanneNon-Exempt StaffENGRjpekny@umd.edu2019
Porter, TomChairAGNRteporter@umd.edu2019
Reyna, ChandraGraduate StudentBSOScreyna@terpmail.umd.edu2019
Rosenthal, LauraEx-Officio - Provost's RepARHUlrosent1@umd.edu2019
Wiley, JoannaNon-Exempt StaffLIBRjwiley13@umd.edu2020