President’s Advisory Board on Equity and Inclusion

Established in January 2019, the President’s Advisory Board on Equity and Inclusion reviews and proposes policies and practices related to hiring, orientation, bias reporting, promotion, and training for students, faculty and staff members, as well as reviews annual reports and make recommendations for improving the climate for work and study for the Bellarmine community.

  • Tomarra Adams – Chief Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Officer, Co-Chair
  • Patrick Englert – Associate Vice President, Student Affairs, Co-Chair
  • Natasha Begin – Chief Title IX Officer, Student Affairs
  • Jim Breslin – Assistant Provost, Academic Affairs
  • Liz Byron – Director, Center for Community Engagement, Student Affairs
  • Patricia Carver – Assistant Professor, Business Administration
  • Dave Clark – Instructor, Music
  • Natalie Cousin, Assistant Director, Academic and Student Support Services for Student-Athletes
  • Tamekka Cornelius – Alum, Education and Director of Graduate Recruitment and Diversity Retention, University of Louisville
  • Emily Dixon Howard – Director, Dr. Patricia Carver Office of Identity and Inclusion
  • Lindsay Gargotto –Director, Military & Veteran Student Services
  • Dawn Hall-Bibb – Associate Professor, Physical Therapy
  • Charity Howard –Graduate Student, Education
  • Dana Hummel – Director of Human Resources and Affirmative Action, Human Resources
  • Malcolm Jones – Undergraduate Admission Counselor, Office of Admission
  • Jerron Jones – Graduate Student, Education
  • Esha Khan – Undergraduate Student, Neuroscience
  • Ta’Neka Lindsay, Assistant Professor, Nursing
  • Akhtar Mahmood – Professor, Physics
  • Prince Mugabo – Undergraduate Student, Philosophy
  • Krista Schutz-Hampton – Director, Accessibility Resource Center, Student Affairs
  • Kaitlyn Selman – Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice
  • Winn Wheeler – Assistant Professor, Education
  • Joshua Williams – Assistant Director, Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships

To contact the President’s Advisory Board on Equity & Inclusion please email Patrick Englert at