Our Team

Mission Statement

The mission of ODI is to advocate for access and equity across all university units, to welcome and celebrate the experiences of individuals regardless of background through innovative educational programs, and to transform campus climate to build a more welcoming and inclusive community.

ODI Team

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Dana A. Wilder

Interim Associate Vice President
and Chief Diversity Officer

dana.wilder@uconn.edu

Pronouns: He | Him | His

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Jonelle Reynolds

Director of Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives

jonelle.reynolds@uconn.edu

Pronouns: She | Her | Hers

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Elsie E. Gonzalez

Assistant Vice President

elsie.gonzalez@uconn.edu

Pronouns: She | Her | Hers

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Kiara Ruesta

ODI Graduate Student

kiara.ruesta@uconn.edu

Pronouns: She | Her | Hers

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Jennifer W. Newman

Executive Assistant

jennifer.newman@uconn.edu

Pronouns: She | Her | Hers

Carolina Amigo

Carolina Amigo

Social Media Intern

carolina.amigo@uconn.edu

Pronouns: She | Her | Hers

The Cultural Center Directors

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Willena Kimpson Price

Director, African American Cultural Center

willena.price@uconn.edu
https://aacc.uconn.edu/

Pronouns: She | Her | Hers

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Kelsey O’Neil

Director, Rainbow Center

kelsey.o'neil@uconn.edu
https://rainbowcenter.uconn.edu

Pronouns: They | Them | Their

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Angela Rola

Director, Asian American Cultural Center

angela.rola@uconn.edu
asacc.uconn.edu

Pronouns: She | Her | Hers

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Kathleen Holgerson

Director, Women's Center

kathleen.holgerson@uconn.edu
https://womenscenter.uconn.edu

Pronouns: She | Her | Hers

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Fany Hannon

Director, Puerto Rican/Latin American Cultural Center

fany.hannon@uconn.edu
https://latinx.uconn.edu/

Pronouns: She | Her | Hers