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NLA Fellows 2021-2022 Cohort


Mona Aldana-Ramirez

Mona L. Aldana-Ramirez


Director of Student Success for Diversity, Equity and Inclusive Excellence
San Antonio College
Nancy Allen

Nancy A. Allen


Associate Professor
College of Nursing
The University of Utah
Eddy Alvarez

Eddy Francisco Alvarez, Jr.


Assistant Professor
Chicana and Chicano Studies
California State University – Fullerton
Robert Arellano

Robert Arellano


Professor
Southern Oregon University
LaTonya Berryhill

LaTonya Berryhill


Operations Manager
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program Director
Michigan Institute for Clinical & Health Research
University of Michigan

Mari Castañeda


Dean and Professor
Commonwealth Honors College
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Deniz Fierro

Deniz Fierro


Director
Educational Partnerships & Programs
Fullerton College
Jerry Flores

Jerry Flores


Assistant Professor & Special Advisor to the Dean
Department of Sociology
University of Toronto
Elena Foulis

Elena Foulis


Assistant Professor
Texas A&M University – San Antonio
Meligha Garfield

Meligha Garfield


Director
Black Cultural Center
The University of Utah
Reginald Hammond Jr.

Reginald Hammond Jr.


Program Manager for Academic Affairs
Trainee Success and DEI
University of Michigan
Denise Hernandez

Denise Adame Hernandez


Adjunct Assistant Professor
University of Texas at Arlington
Susana Hernandez

Susana Hernández


Associate Professor
Department Chair
California of Southern University, Fresno
Jessica Hurtado

Jessica M. Hurtado


Associate Director, Office of Admissions
Spencer Fox Eccles School of Medicine
The University of Utah
Jessica Jones

Jessica L. Jones


Associate Professor
Department of Family and Preventive Medicine
The University of Utah
David Lee

David E. Lee


Director, AANAPISI Program
Laney College
Karen Marsh Schaeffer

Karen Marsh Schaeffer


Director of Utah Global Faculty
Student Success Specialist
Department of Linguistics
The University of Utah
Sheena McFarland

Sheena Catherine McFarland


Director of Marketing and Communications
Adjunct Instructor
David Eccles School of Business
The University of Utah
Jose Melendrez

José L. Meléndrez


Executive Director, Office of Community Partnerships
School of Public Health
University of Nevada Las Vegas
Beth Mitchell

Elizabeth Van Epps Mitchell


Director of External Communications
Natural History Museum of Utah
Mildred Nicaragua

Mildred Nicaragua


Project Manager
NC State University
Heather Nyman

Heather Nyman


Associate Professor (Clinical)
Assistant Dean for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
College of Pharmacy
The University of Utah
Veronica Reyna

Veronica L. Reyna


Associate Chair, Department of Government
Director, Center for Civic Engagement
Houston Community College
Ana Sanchez-Birkhead

Ana Sanchez-Birkhead


Associate Professor
College of Nursing
The University of Utah
Shiver

Shiver


Academic Program Manager
The University of Utah
Annie Tsui

Annie Tsui


Division Chair for Integrated Reading and Writing
College Readiness Division
Houston Community College
Michael Washington

Michael Washington


Educator, Historia, Leadership Scholar
Union Institute and University
Michael Young

Michael Young


Director, Entertainment Arts and Engineering Program
Professor, School of Computer Science
The University of Utah
Felix Zuniga

Felix J. Zuñiga


Campus Engagement Partner
Office of the Chancellor
California State University