Membership

If you are an NIU student or a faculty or staff member and are interested in joining the commission, please contact Andrew Pemberton at apemberton1@niu.edu

Current Members

Taylor Atkins

Taylor Atkins
History

Ellie Evins

Ellie Evins
Undergraduate student



Jennifer Groce

Jennifer Groce
Office of Community Affairs



Paul Kassel

Paul Kassel
College of Visual and Performing Arts



Pastor Rosa Lee
Wesley Foundation

Destiny McDonald

Destiny McDonald
Office of Student Engagement and Experiential Learning



Andrew Pemberton

Andrew Pemberton
Commission Chair

Web and Internal Communications

Tracy Rogers-Tryba

Tracy Rogers-Tryba
Outreach and Engagement Administration



Alan Smith

Sgt. Alan Smith
Department of Police and Public Safety

Kelly Smith

Kelly Smith
First- and Second-Year Experience



Michael Stang

Michael Stang
Student Affairs



Liaisons

Vernese Edghill-Walden

Vernese Edghill-Walden
Office of Academic Diversity, Equity and Inclusion