Council Members

The Council includes representatives from faculty, staff, students, and alumni across campus departments and schools and colleges.

UCDI ChairAmy GilganReference LibrarianGleeson Library
(415) 422-2660
UCDI ChairAouie RubioOffice of Online EducationDirector of Operations
(415) 422-2004 
UCDI ChairRichard Greggory III Professor: School of Management(415) 422-5555 


Dr. Mary Wardell-Ghirarduzzi
Vice Provost and Chief Diversity Officer, DECO
Telephone: (415) 422-2821

Ria DasGupta
Diversity and Community Relations Program Manager, DECO
Telephone: (415) 422-2828

University Council of Diversity and Inclusion Membership

Reyna BrownPresidentAssociated Students of
Kiana MartinezVice President of AdvocacyAssociated Students of
Frank AlloccoSr. Associate Athletic Director, External
Kouslaa Kessler-MataAssociate Professor, PoliticsCollege of Arts &
Aysha HidayatullahAssociate Professor, Theology and Religious StudiesCollege of Arts &
Tracy BenningAssociate Professor, Environmental StudiesCollege of Arts &
Liliana RojasEmployee Relations ManagerOffice of the General
Nikki WrightDirector, Client Support
Beatrice Cardenas-DuncanAlumnaLatino Alumni
Nolizwe NondabulaProgram Coordinator, Engage SFMcCarthy
Steven ChinSenior Web ProducerOffce of Marketing &
Tom MerrellDirector/Assistant Dean, Student Disability StudiesStudent
Theo RetosTranscripts and Records, RegistrarStrategic Enrollment
Michael BesedaVice Provost, Strategic Enrollment ManagementStrategic Enrollment
Emily NusbaumAssistant Professor, Department of Learning & InstructionSchool of
Gina AlvarezProgram Assistant, Office of the DeanSchool of Nursing and Health
Shannon GaryDean of StudentsStudent
Desiree ShawDirector, Pleasanton CampusBranch
Nancy GlenTraining DirectorCounseling and Psychological
Jessi HavelProgram AssistantCollege of Arts &
Erin EcholsDirector, Cultural CentersStudent
Monica NjokuAssistant Director, Alumni Integrated
David DonahueDirectorMcCarthy
Marlene TomSenior Director, Web CommunicationsOffice of Marketing &
Leyla Perez-GualdronAssistant Professor, Counseling Pyschology & Chicano Latino StudiesSchool of Education /College of Arts &
Erica AranaAssistant ProfessorSchool of Nursing and Health
Ali NishiyamaAssociate DirectorStrategic Enrollment 

Diversity Engagement & Community Outreach

Lone Mountain, Rm. 104
2130 Fulton St.
San Francisco, CA 94117
(415) 422-2821