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Oakland University Black Employee Resource Group (B-ERG)

  The purpose of the organization shall be to serve, promote and support the recruitment, retention, professional, service, and social interests of Oakland University Black faculty and staff.

Executive Committee Members

  President - Michelle D. Southward
Director, Academic Advising and Student Services
School of Health Sciences
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      Vice President - Kenyettera Junior
Business Financial Analyst
School of Nursing

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  Secretary- Stephanie Lee
Administrative Associate to the Provost
Office of the Provost
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      Treasurer - Vacant

  Sergeant-at-Arms - Omar Brown-El
Director, Center for Multicultural Initiatives
Student Affairs
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      Sponsor - Glenn McIntosh
Interim Vice President for Student Affairs
Student Affairs
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  Member-at-Large - Lisa Reeves
Executive Director, Professional Development
School of Education and Business Services
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      Member-at-Large - Deirdre Pitts
Director, Faculty Affairs and Professional Development
School of Medicine 
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Joi Cunningham, Director of Inclusion, Intercultural Initiative/ Attorney

BERG Committee Chairs

Technology Committee

Sharise Calhoun - Admissions Adviser, Undergraduate Admissions 

Professional Development

Reginald McCloud - Director, Pre-College Programs

Anita Hicks-White - Assistant Director for Administrator Services, Oakland Center

Historian Committee
Vacant - interested candidates should email Kenyettera Junior at 

Outreach and Community Engagement
Arthur Hampton - C.O.R.E Program Coordinator, Center for Multicultural Initiatives

Anyone interested in joining one of the Black Employee Resource Group committees, is encouraged to contact the chair of that committee.