The Multicultural Resource Center Advisory Board was created in the summer of 2007.

Its purpose is to:

  • Ensure historical and contextual continuity for the MRC.
  • Receive updates on the work of the MRC.
  • Provide guidance as the MRC builds upon current successes and identifies new opportunities for collaboration between the MRC and the college community.
  • Advocate on behalf of the MRC within the college community and beyond.

  • Meredith Raimondo, dean of students
  • Jan Cooper, associate professor of English and John S. Reid Associate Professor of Rhetoric and composition
  • Meredith Gadsby, associate professor of Africana studies
  • David Kamitsuka, associate professor of religion (chair)
  • Shelley Lee, associate professor of comparative American studies
  • Pablo Mitchell, associate professor of history and comparative American studies
  • Jan Miyake, associate professor of music theory
  • Charles Peterson, visiting associate professor of Africana studies
  • Renee Romano, professor of history, Africana studies, and comparative American studies, chair of Department of History