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Leora Lancaster

Ms. Leora Tadgerson

Interim Director, Student Equity and Engagement Center

letadger@nmu.edu
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She/her

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Weronika Kusek

Weronika Kusek, PhD

Faculty Liaison, Office of Diversity and Inclusion / Student Equity and Engagement Center

wkusek@nmu.edu
Additional Title:

Associate Professor of Geography, EEGS Department

Stefani Vargas

Program Coordinator, Student Equity and Engagement Center

skrause@nmu.edu
Pronouns:

She/her

Student Staff

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Hailee

Hailee Richards

Graduate Assistant

harichar@nmu.edu
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She/her

Hailee is the Student Equity and Engagement Center's Graduate Assistant. Hailee graduated from Northern Michigan University with a Bachelor of Science studying Sociology and Anthropology in 2019. She is currently enrolled in ther Master of Social Work program.

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Autumn Post

Jump Start Team Leader

aupost@nmu.edu
Pronouns:

She/They

Favorite Quote:

"We are who we are, and we shouldn't have to suffer for it, or prove anything to anyone" - Misa Sugiura

Autumn is a sophomore double majoring in Public Relations and Multimedia Production. She is originally from the town of Allendale, MI. In the future, she would like to work as a Social Media Content Manager for a diversity-focused organization.

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Madison Christie

Jump Start Team Leader

madichri@nmu.edu
Pronouns:

She/her

Favorite Quote:

"So let us then try to climb the mountain, not by stepping on what is below us, but to pull us up at what is above us, for my part at the stars; amen."

Madison is a junior from Grand Rapids, MI. She is majoring in International Studies and is in the honors program. In the future, she hopes to either teach English as a foreign language or become a study abroad advisor at a university."

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Tricia Schultz

Jump Start Team Leader

trischul@nmu.edu
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She/her

Favorite Quote:

"The mind is everything. What you think you become." -Buddha

Tricia is a senior from Lake Orion, MI. She is majoring in Environmental Studies and Sustainability with a Cluster Minor in Environmental Sociology. In the future, she hopes to either open an independent practice as a Clinical Herbalist or obtain a position in the realm of Holistic Health Coaching.