President's Office

President's Committee on Inclusivity and Equity

Given the following, the President's Committee on Inclusivity and Equity has been established: (a) SLCC's mission to provide quality higher education and lifelong learning to people of diverse cultures, abilities, and ages; (b) our commitment to fulfill our mission in a climate conducive to learning, teaching and working; (c) our belief that diverse perspectives, life experiences, and cultures fundamentally enrich the learning environment; (d) our imperative to close achievement gaps among students of color; and (e) our role as a community college to reflect, promote, and serve our diverse communities.

This committee is charged to:

  • Strengthen the sense of inclusivity on campus by consistently reviewing, analyzing and recommending policies and practices to address noted gaps;
  • Review structural employee ethnic, racial, and gender diversity on campus to work towards mirroring Salt Lake County demographics;
  • Review and recommend revisions to policies, procedures and practices when necessary to ensure inclusive and welcoming physical and learning environments are in place;
  • Advise Cabinet semi-annually on issues, recommendations, or benchmarks;
  • Conduct bi-annual climate surveys and associated town hall meetings to strengthen understanding of experiences; and
  • Provide an annual report to the Cabinet and College community summarizing efforts and accomplishments.

Membership (18 members plus chair)

Chair Roderic Land
Academic Dean representative To be filled
Associate Dean representative Marianne McKnight
Faculty Senate representative Lois Oestreich
Student Affairs representative Shellie Enscoe
Business Services representative Hoa Nguyen
Human Resources representative James Broadbent
Institutional Research representative     Jessie Winitzky-Stephens
Facilities representative/
art interior design
Susan Valentine
Faculty members (3)

Justice Morath
Elisa Stone
To be filled

Center for Innovation Anjali Pai
Students at large (3)

Kyle Huynh
Glory Shekinah Stanton
Arturo Salazar

Member at large (1) To be filled
Community members (2)

Olga de la Cruz
(Board of Directors,
Utah Hispanic Chamber of Commerce)
To be filled

Administrative support

Mallory Bohn

Term of Office: One year, with possible renewal