LEAD Program Committee


The ADVANCE Center is collaborating with the Office of the Dean of Faculties to enhance diversity training for Department Heads as well as other departmental leaders.  The goals of the Leadership Excellence for Academic Diversity (LEAD) Program are to 1) provide professional development training for department heads, 2) provide further support for Department Heads in improving departmental climate, and 3) assist Department Heads in meeting their diversity-related goals, which are reportable to the Office of the Vice President and Associate Provost for Diversity.  At least two department heads are invited to join the individuals below to design and implement each LEAD workshop.

Role Name/Email Title/Department
Member Blanca Lupiani Interim Dean of Faculties and Associate Provost, Office of the Dean of Faculties
Member Sherry Yennello Director, Cyclotron Institute