The LGBTQ+ Advisory Committee aids in fostering Kenyon Culture by identifying areas of importance in policy and practice, development of programming, and highlighting and creating resources that support LGBTQ+ issues.
The charge of the LGBTQ+ Advisory Committee is to:
The LGBTQ+ Advisory Committee for the 2018-2019 academic year will be chaired by Timothy Bussey, assistant director of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
The committee includes the following faculty/staff members: Chris Kennerly (ODEI), Ted Mason (English), Jacky Neri Arias (ODEI), Lorie Shults (ODEI), Ann Palcisco (institutional research), Joan Slonczewski (biology), Michelle Foster (human resources), Erin O’Neill (athletics), Jeff Bowman (history), Brandon Warga (LBIS), Julia Warga (LBIS), Jill Engel-Hellman (residential life), Samantha Hughes (civil rights/Title IX), Scott Baker (alumni and parent engagement), Jesse Matz (English), and Jonathan Blount (residential life).
New members for this academic year are as follow: Abbie Erler (women's and gender studies and political science), Austin Johnson (sociology), and Peter Oduwole (counseling).
Student members from the following organizations will also serve: Crozier Center for Women, Unity House, Athletes for Equality, Qdubs, Trans Group, and the Council for Diversity and Social Justice.
The Trans Subcommittee for the 2018-2019 academic year will be chaired by Timothy Bussey, assistant director of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
The subcommittee includes the following faculty/staff members: Austin Johnson (he/him/his) and Peter Oduwole (he/him/his).
Student members of the subcommittee include: Masen Colucci (he/him/his), Willow Green (they/them/theirs), Grace Harris (she/her/hers and they/them/theirs), James Lituchy (he/him/his & they/them/theirs), and Cat March (they/them/theirs).
One of the charges for this committee is identifying the concerns and needs of the Kenyon LGBTQ+ community, and we understand that students, faculty and staff may wish to relay information to the LGBTQ+ Advisory Committee. If you have a concern that you’d like the committee to know about, please contact Timothy Bussey, assistant director of diversity, equity, and inclusion, at firstname.lastname@example.org.