The Kent State University Diversity Advisory Board will advise and recommend strategies for the advancement of diversity and inclusion, examine ways to highlight important findings and generate funds to aid students through graduation.

Diversity Advisory Board 

Board Chair

Mrs. Roxia Boykin, '71

Emeritus Chair

Mr. Gary Stiffler, '81

Kent State University Executive Leadership

Mrs. Alfreda Brown, EdD.

Board Members

Ms. Patricia A. Ackerman, PhD., '83

Mr. Stephen Ashley, '75

Ms. Sharlene Chesnes, '93

Mr. Michael Kavulic, PhD., '17

Mrs. Dana Lawless-Andric, PhD., '01, '19

Ms. Rhonda Lawrence

Ms. Ruth Price Rollins, '73, '75

Mrs. Sonya Williams, '89

DEI Administrative Team

Ms. Brianna Molitor, '17

Mr. Carmen Roberts, '18


Any questions pertaining to the Diversity Advisory Board are to be routed to Diversity_Advisory_Board@listserv.kent.edu or by calling the Office of the Vice President at (330) 672-2442.