Center for Multicultural Initiatives (CMI)

North Foundation Hall, Room 104
318 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309
(location map)
(248) 370-4404
cmi@oakland.edu

Hours:
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m
Wednesdays with extended hours: 8 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Meet the Staff

Professional
Staff

Omar Brown-El
Senior Director
brownel@oakland.edu

Nicole Lucio
Assistant Director 
ndlucio@oakland.edu

Christopher Hunter

Christopher Hunter
CORE Coordinator 
cahunter@oakland.edu

VaNessa Thompson

VaNessa Thompson
CORE Coordinator 
vthompson@oakland.edu

Denise Thompkins-Jones
Retention Coordinator
 
drjones@oakland.edu

Lawrence Young 

Lawrence Young
Retention Coordinator 
lawrenceyoung@oakland.edu

Myshia Liles Moultrie staff photo

Myshia Liles-Moultrie
Retention Coordinator 
mvlilesm@oakland.edu

Janice Houston

Janice Houston
Administrative Assistant 
jhouston@oakland.edu

CMI Student
Assistants

Raneen Allos in a grey O U shirt

Raneen Allos
Senior
Exercise Science

Keaira Hall in a grey O U shirt

Keaira Hall
Junior
Pre-Business Administration

Daziah Mallory in a grey O U shirt

Daziah Mallory
Senior
Human Resource Development

Caya Smith in a grey O U shirt

Caya Smith
Junior
Elementary Education

CORE
Ambassadors

Cachet Canada in a grey O U shirt

Cachet Canada
Junior
Social Work

Angel Fields in a grey O U shirt

Angel Fields
Sophomore
Pre-Nursing

Maya Ford in a grey O U shirt

Maya Ford
Junior
Women and Gender Studies

Ja Laaiyah Gordon in a grey O U shirt

Ja Laaiyah Gordon
Junior
Pre-Business Administration

TaNiyah Harris in a grey O U shirt

TaNiyah Harris
Sophomore
Pre-Business Administration

Gicentroy Henry in a grey O U shirt

Gicentroy Henry
Senior
Political Science

Rachel Jackson in a grey O U shirt

Rachel Jackson
Sophomore
Pre-Business Administration

Jalen Johnson in a grey O U shirt

Jalen Johnson
Junior
Biology

Joshua Maxwell in a grey O U shirt

Joshua Maxwell
Junior
Health Sciences

Shy Mckalpain in a grey O U shirt

Shy Mckalpain
Junior
Communication

Keyara Pepper-Cameron in a grey O U shirt

Keyara Pepper-Cameron
Sophomore
Pre-Elementary Education

Marcus Powell in a grey O U shirt

Marcus Powell
Sophomore
Health Sciences

Peer
Mentors

Julia Alexander in a grey O U shirt

Julia Alexander
Senior
Political Science

Zakia Ali-James in a grey O U shirt

Zakia Ali-James
Junior
Psychology

Zaid Asbahi in a grey O U shirt

Zaid Asbahi
Junior
Biology

Kamryn Dates in a grey O U shirt

Kamryn Dates
Sophomore
Computer Science

Jalen Felix in a grey O U shirt

Jalen Felix
Sophomore
Pre-Nursing

Daniele Jones in a grey O U shirt

Daniele Jones
Senior
Pre-Business Administration

Cheyenne Kucinski in a grey O U shirt

Cheyenne Kucinski
Junior
Exercise Science

Benjamin Lane in a grey O U shirt

Benjamin Lane
Senior
Communication

Shania Lewis in a grey O U shirt

Shania Lewis
Senior
Health Sciences

Beverly Lickeig in a grey O U shirt

Beverly Lickteig
Junior
Psychology

Koreen Ludovico in a grey O U shirt

Koreen Ludovico
Sophomore
Nursing

Nicole Massoud in a grey O U shirt

Nicole Massoud
Sophomore
Psychology

Jennifer Medrano Delacruz in a grey O U shirt

Jennifer Medrano Delacruz
Junior
Psychology

Carmen Morrell in a grey O U shirt

Carmen Morrell
Senior
Nursing

James Moseley in a grey O U shirt

James Moseley
Sophomore
Information Technology

Mikayla Pearson in a grey O U shirt

Mikayla Pearson
Junior
Pre-Human Resource Development

Destinee Rule in a grey O U shirt

Destinee Rule
Senior
Political Science

Jordan Simmons in a grey O U shirt

Jordan Simmons
Senior
Criminal Justice