DEI Committee

Ultimately, it is the goal of the entirety of the School of Nursing community—students, faculty, staff and community health partners to foster an environment that supports the values of diversity, inclusion and equity. The Diversity, Equity and Inclusion committee is made up of a group of faculty, staff and students at the School of Nursing with the expressed mission of fostering an environment that prioritizes, values and supports efforts to maintain a diverse, inclusive, and equitable environment at the School of Nursing. The committees aligns its goals with the University Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan and regularly seeks guidance from the University of Texas at Austin Division of Diversity and Community Engagement

2019 Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee Annual Report (PDF)

Interim Committee Chair

Dr. Vinh Nguyen

Interim Associate Dean of DEI
Associate Dean for Student Services

Committee Members

Eduardo Chavez

Dr. Eduardo Chavez

Clinical Assistant Professor

April Herrara

Clinical Instructor

John Lowe

Dr. John Lowe


Dr. Nico Osier

Assistant Professor

Dr. Donna Rolin

Dr. Donna Rolin

Clinical Associate Professor

Amber Sherman

Clinical Instructor

Dr. Danica Sumpter

Clinical Associate Professor

Staff Representative

Stacey Cauvin

Stacey Cauvin

Program Coordinator, HER

Student Representative

Ivan Dolotina

Undergraduate Student Representative

Cori Murphy

Graduate Student Representative

Special Tasks Contributors

Dr. Karen Johnson

Associate Professor

Dr. Julie Zuniga

Associate Professor