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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
Contact Information -
mdguy@oakland.edu
      Vice President - Kenyettera Junior
Business Financial Analyst
School of Nursing

Contact Information - junior@oakland.edu

 
             
  Secretary- Stephanie Lee
Administrative Associate to the Provost
Office of the Provost
Contact Information -
lincoln@oakland.edu
      Treasurer - Vacant

 
             
  Sergeant-at-Arms - Omar Brown-El
Director, Center for Multicultural Initiatives
Student Affairs
Contact Information - brownel@oakland.edu
      Sponsor - Glenn McIntosh
Interim Vice President for Student Affairs
Student Affairs
Contact Information - mcintosh@oakland.edu

 
             
  Member-at-Large - Lisa Reeves
Executive Director, Professional Development
School of Education and Business Services
Contact Information - reeves2@oakland.edu

      Member-at-Large - Deirdre Pitts
Director, Faculty Affairs and Professional Development
School of Medicine 
Contact Information - rjmcclou@oakland.edu

 
             

Diversity

Joi Cunningham, Director of Inclusion, Intercultural Initiative/ Attorney

BERG Committees
 
Technology Committee

Omar Brown-El, Committee member, Director - Center for Multicultural Initiatives
Michelle Southward, Committee member,  Director - Academic Advising and Student Services - School of Health Sciences

Professional Development

Vacant - interested candidates should email Kenyettera Junior at junior@oakland.edu

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

Historian Committee
Vacant - interested candidates should email Kenyettera Junior at junior@oakland.edu 

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.