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.   


EIC Members
Representing Area Names Department/Role
Co-Chair Shawn Derritt Dean, Student Services
Co-Chair Gaby Flores Director, Center for Equity, Inclusion and Multicultural Engagement
Academic Affairs Megan Randle Faculty/ Nursing
Academic Affairs Dan Fitzgerald Coordinator/ ESOL
Academic Affairs Amanda Williams  Director of the Learning Commons
Student Affairs Renee Gregory Student Success Advisor (TEC)
Student Affairs Ana Lima Career Services Coordinator
Student Affairs Krystal Brier Admissions Specialist
Student Senate or student population Sage Quinlan Student ? OQS Diversity Club
Student Senate or student population Trong Turner Student Senate
KCKCC Foundation Sharon Ramsey Director of Development
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 Mihir Chand Director, Institutional Effectiveness
At Large Janel Sanders Coordinator II, Community Education
At Large Shay Dodson Student Success Advisor
At Large Joanna Marin Administrative Assistant, Human Resources
At Large Dara Canady Special Projects Manager (TEC)
At Large Aaron Margolis Interim Dean, Arts, Communications, and Humanities
At Large Shawnee Warren  Student Senate