Meet Our Staff

anne edwards

Anne Marie Edwards
Director
aedwards8@niu.edu 
815-753-1423

Joseph Flynn, Ph.D.
Associate Director of Academic Affairs
jeflynn@niu.edu 
815-753-7822

Christopher Mitchell, M.S.Ed.
Assistant Director of Programming
cmitchell11@niu.edu 
815-753-7357

Derrick Smith

Derrick Smith
Academic Counselor
dsssmith@niu.edu
815-753-4800

Contact Us

Center for Black Studies
CenterBlackStudies@niu.edu
815-753-2495
815-753-9291 (fax)

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Hours

For the remainder of the fall 2020 semester, we will take virtual appointments/Teams meetings by email request. Please contact the individual staff person you would like to speak with.