Governance Section : Diversity Task Force

Presidential Task Force: Diversity

Committee Charge: To develop a recommended Inclusion/Diversity Plan for Georgia Perimeter College that fulfills establishing a clear link to the institutional strategic plan; to focus on 3-5 general areas or topics within the subject of diversity/inclusion; to support GPC's efforts to build global and cross-cultural competencies among its faculty, students, and employees; to provide 3-5 specific action items with time lines for each of the general topics/areas identified; to include method(s) of measurement and to identify an individual responsible for each action item; to be relevant for the entire college community including (at a minimum) students, faculty and other employees; and to establish a date for review and revision of the Inclusion/Diversity Plan (2-3 years from completion of first plan).


Final Report

Meeting Dates: 4/26/10, 6/2/10, and 6/30/10.

Committee Membership:

Name Title Campus
Dr. Margaret Venable Assistant VP, Early Colleges & Academic Initiatives (Chairperson) Decatur
Veronique Barnes Director, International Student Admissions & Advising Office Clarkston
Donna Frazier Recruiter, Recruitment and Admissions Clarkston
Kathryn Henry Program Assistant, DeKalb Early College Academy (Early Colleges & Academic Initiatives) Clarkston
Ife Hinton Buyer, Logistical Services/Purchasing Clarkston
Aviva Lefkovitz Library Technical Assistant Dunwoody
Dr. Jane Levinson Advisor, Science Department Dunwoody
Brian McNeil Recruiter, Recruitment and Admissions Clarkston
Mary Middlemas Faculty, ESL/Foreign Language Clarkston
India Myers Coordinator, Student Life Programs Decatur
James Rasmus Executive Director, Human Resources Decatur
Dr. Bonnie Young Department Chair, Physical Education Dunwoody
Angela Bonet Service Learning Coordinator, Civic Engagement & Service Learning Clarkston
Michael Hall Associate Department Chair, Humanities Clarkston
Vertilee Henry Administrative Assistant, Academic Affairs Decatur
Dennis Jones Counselor/Coordinator, TRIO/Upward Bound Newton
Adrienne Langston Study Abroad Advisor, Center for International Education Clarkston
Barbara Obrentz Chief Public Relations Officer & Director, Marketing and Public Relations Decatur
Amanda Reddick Compliance/Affirmative Action/Open Records, Human Resources Decatur
Dr. John Redmond Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Social Science Dunwoody
Jaleen Washington Admission Counselor, Advising & Counseling Decatur
Dominique King Student Representative  
Tyniecia Thomas Student Representative