Council Roster



Mauli Agrawal (Chancellor)
Dr. Makini King (Division of Diversity and Inclusion)

Council Members

Daphne Posadas (Student Government Association)
Angela Bennett (African American Leaders Council)
Brenda Bethman (Women’s Center)
Dr. Sally Ellis Fletcher (School of Nursing and Health Studies)
Lona Davenport (Division of Diversity and Inclusion)
Keichanda Dees-Burnett (Office of Multicultural Student Affairs)
Timothy Degnan (Chancellor’s LGBT Council)
Yvonne Hood (Division of Diversity and Inclusion, Staff Council)
Karen King (Staff Council)
Kimberly Johnson (Office of Multicultural Student Affairs)
Scott Laurent (Office of Student Disability Services)

Nicole Leone (External Relations and Constituent Engagement)
Viviana Grieco (Faculty Senate)

Michelle Cone (Parking Department)

Jennifer Ingraham (Foundation)

Omiunota Ukpokodu (Faculty Senate)
Jill Reyes (Human Resources)
J.D. Rios (Hispanic Advisory Board)
Jeanne Rooney (KCUR)
Dr. Tyler Smith (School of Medicine Diversity and Equity Office)
Mikah Thompson (UMKC Law School)
Kim West (Strategic Marketing and Communications)
Sybil Wyatt (Affirmative Action)

Jennifer Lundgren (Provost) or Diane Filion (Vice Provost) will continue to serve in an advisory role, as well as an alternate for Chancellor Agrawal, when necessary.