OCDC Members

The OCDC's mediation team includes students, faculty members, and staff members who represent various constituencies on the Oberlin campus. We train each participant to provide socially and culturally relevant mediation, and we all pledge to uphold the OCDC Oath.

Team Directory

  • Aaron Appel ’16
  • Emily Bang '17
  • Yeworkwha Belachew
  • Ombudsperson/Coordinator of OCDC
  • Alejandro Belgrave '17
  • Augie Blackman '17
  • Al Borroni
  • Director, Oberlin Center for Technologically Enhanced Teaching (OCTET)
  • Marsha Lynn Bragg
  • Assistant Director, Web Communications, Office of Communications
  • Cassandra Brown '17
  • Monique Burgdorf
  • Transfer Student Class Dean, Confidential Student Advocate and Title IX Prevention Coordinator
  • Rewa Bush '16
  • Maisy Byerly '15
  • Kelly Cassidy
  • Degree Auditor, Administrative Assistant, Office of Registrar
  • Anne Chege '16
  • Samuel Coates-Finke '16
  • Kim Jackson Davidson
  • Associate Dean of Students and Dean of Class of 2016
  • Maryalice Davis
  • Administrative Assistant, Office of the Ombudsperson, Office of Communications
  • Dyaami D’Orazio '16
  • Christianna Dobrowski '15
  • Miles Ginoza '17
  • Matthew Hayden '00
  • Assistant Dean of Health Initiatives, Dean of Class of 2017
  • Elizabeth Houston '06
  • Systems Manager, College Admissions
  • Eboni Johnson '97
  • Librarian, Outreach Coordinator
  • Diana Grossman Kahn
  • Clinical Psychologist, Emerita Assistant Professor, Institute for Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies
  • Emma Keeshin '15
  • Sean Lehlbach
  • Assistant Dean, Assistant Director of Residential Education
  • Deborah McNish
  • Interim Director, Office of the Ombudsperson
  • Jill Medina
  • Senior Associate Director, College Admissions
  • Ann Mickel
  • Administrative Assistant, Office of the Registrar
  • Anthony Moaton '17
  • Daniella Mostow '15
  • Awura Ferguson Osei
  • Benefits Manager, Human Resources
  • Suzanne Overstreet
  • Administrative Assistant, Creative Writing Program
  • Linda Pardee
  • Program Coordinator, Comparative American Studies; Institute for Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies; Rhetoric & Composition; Writing Associates Program
  • Hyacinth Parker '17
  • Trecia Pottinger
  • Director, Bonner Scholars Program; Assistant Director, Bonner Center for Service and Learning
  • Donna Russell
  • Assistant Director, Career Center
  • Hannah Santisi '15
  • Sarah Schuster
  • Associate Professor of Studio At
  • Julia Sheppard '15
  • Wangsi '15
  • Samantha Smylie '17
  • Benjamin Tindal '16
  • Tanya Tran '15
  • Anna Vernon '17
  • Lillian White '16
  • Matthew Wright
  • Associate Professor and Chair, Theater
  • Cassy Wu '17
  • Connor Jerzak
  • Joelle Lingat
  • Nick Loh
  • Miata Rogers
  • Reah Siegel
  • Matan Zeimer