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Meet the DEI Team

A variety of faculty, staff and students review and recommend appropriate steps to create a more inclusive campus community at DeSales.

Naomy Diaz-Sierra

Graduate Assistant for the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Naomy is a graduate of East Stroudsburg University and is an educator who is currently employed with Communities In Schools of Eastern Pennsylvania. Her work includes site coordination of the Student Assistance Program at Freedom High School within the Bethlehem Area School District. Naomy is pursuing her graduate degree at DeSales in Student Affairs/Higher Education Administration


DEI Campus-Wide Committee

This group meets monthly and attendance is open to members of the DSU college community.  Our committee roster is as follows:

  • Michelle Bolger, Ph.D. – (Women’s Caucus ERG representative) Associate Professor of Criminal Justice
  • Susan Givens-Skeaton, Ph.D. - (Business Division) Assistant Professor of Business; Department Chair, Human Resource Management, Management, Business Administration, Supply Chain Management
  • Kelley Kenney, Ed.D. – (Professionals of Color ERG representative) Director, Graduate Program in Higher Education
  • Donna Mikol – (Human Resources) Assistant Director of Human Resources
  • Maria Montero, Esq. - Board of Trustees
  • Father Kevin Nadolski, OSFS, Ph.D. – (Mission) Vice President for Mission
  • Lisa Plummer, M.Ed. - (Institutional Research & Analysis) Director of Institutional Research & Analysis
  • Judy Sabino - DeSales Alumna
  • Dan Villanti – (Institutional Advancement) Director of Alumni Relations
  • Ahmet Yayla, Ph.D. - (Liberal Arts and Social Sciences Division) Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice; Director, Center for Homeland Security
  • Student Representative – Nidhi Kumar, SGA Diversity and Inclusion Liaison
  • Student Representative – Austin Lewis, Graduate Student Representative

Contact Us

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Dorothy Day Student Union, Room 117