The Equity and Inclusion Council (EIC) is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive environment that is dedicated to the success of all members of the KCKCC community, which reflects the broad diversity of experiences and perspectives.

Through culturally competent behaviors, attitudes, instruction, and policies, KCKCC promotes a diverse educational experience, fosters inclusivity to ensure student, faculty, and staff success, and contributes to the vitality of the institution and the surrounding communities. 

The council is a college-wide, strategic initiative administered by the Center for Equity, Inclusion and Multicultural Engagement, that includes representatives from all stakeholder groups and locations.   

Members

EIC Members
Representing Area Names Department/Role
Chair Shawn Derritt Dean, Student Services
Academic Affairs Megan Randle Faculty, Nursing
Academic Affairs Dan Fitzgerald Coordinator, ESOL
Academic Affairs Amanda Williams  Director, Learning Commons
Student Affairs Krystal Brier Admissions Specialist, Admissions
Student Senate or student population Sage Quinlan Student / OQS Diversity Club
Pioneer Career Center Marcia Irvine Director
Technical Education Center Ashley Irvin Assistant Dean
Strategic Initiatives and Outreach (Cabinet) Tami Bartunek Vice President of Strategic Initiatives and Outreach
Human Resources (Cabinet) Christina McGee Chief Human Resources Officer
At Large Janel Sanders Community Education
At Large Shay Dodson Student Success Advisor
At Large Aaron Margolis Interim Dean, Arts, Communications, and Humanities
At Large Shawnee Warren  Student Senate
  Bronyal McFadden Professor, Health Professions
  Ishfaq Ahmed Assistant Professor, Mathematics, Science and Business Technology
  Hira Nair
Professor, Social and Behavioral Sciences & Public Services
  Jay Blumenthal
Adjunct, Mathematics, Science and Business Technology
  Janet Matos
Operations Coordinato, Admissions
  Chris Muñoz
Student Success Advisor, Student Success Center