Women's Center Staff
Angela Fitzpatrick, Ph.D.
“Feminist activism and education are my two biggest passions and I look forward to continuing this work at UC, where there is such a strong feminist community. I’m honored to be part of this community on campus and excited about the possibilities of transformation that lay ahead of us.”
Angie holds a Doctorate in American Culture Studies, and a graduate certificate in Women’s Studies, from Bowling Green State University. She has over eight years of experience teaching women’s and gender studies and organizing feminist activism around sexual assault, workplace inequality, and reproductive justice.
“I strive to work towards social justice and acceptance in my daily life. I am passionate about topics such as activism, identity development, intersectionality of race/class/gender, women’s empowerment, leadership development, and many more. I am excited to further explore these passions at UC and I am even more thrilled to be an advocate for UC students.”
Rosalyn holds a Bachelor's degree in Communication Studies from Ohio University and a Master's degree in Student Affairs in Higher Education from Miami University. Rosalyn has previously served as Assistant Director for the Student Success Center at Miami University and Assistant Director for the Martin Luther King Center at the University of Kentucky.
Program Coordinator - Leadership and Activism
"As a feminist, I strive to find new ways to connect theory and praxis. UC offers a fantastic opportunity to do so in a community that shares my commitment to social justice. I’m excited to join UC and work with students as they discover what feminism means to them."
Nneka holds an Master's degree in Afro-American Studies and a graduate certificate in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies from the University of Massachusetts Amherst (UMass), in addition to a Bachelors degree in Political Science from Williams College. She is currently completing a Doctorate in Afro-American Studies at UMass. Nneka has previous experience working with student groups to facilitate programming around race, gender, class, and more.
Erin R. Mulligan
Program Coordinator - Education and Outreach
"I actively view the world through a feminist lens and strive to improve myself and how I do feminism every day. I am passionate about intersectional feminist activism, food justice, and politics. I am thrilled to be able to work with students, share knowledge, and learn from them in my position as a Program Coordinator at the Women's Center here at UC!"
Erin holds a Master's degree in American Culture Studies from Bowling Green State University and a Bachelor's degree in American Studies and History with a minor in Women's and Gender Studies from Ramapo College of New Jersey. She has previously served as a Teaching Assistant at Bowling Green State University and as a Resident Assistant and Assistant Residence Director at Ramapo College.
"Although I have worked at UC for over 20 years, it wasn’t until I worked for the Women’s Center that I felt that I had the opportunity to make a difference. Viewing the contagious energy and enthusiasm of our students as they grow is a great benefit of my job."
"Feel free to drop by and say 'Hello!' or use our comfy couch for down time!"
Ann holds a Bachelor's degree in Liberal Arts with concentrations in psychology, social work and criminal justice, and a minor in business. Currently, she is completing a post baccalaureate certificate in paralegal studies.
Maria (Catrina) Castro
Graduate Student Worker
“I love connecting with other students, organizations, faculty, and staff to learn from and support one another as we work towards social justice. I enjoy working together and creating a safer and more equitable campus for everyone. Working for the Women’s Center has given me the opportunity to provide education and opportunities for other students on campus who are interested in growing as feminists and student activists.”
Maria holds a Bachelor's degree in Political Science and a in Communication Studies from Ohio University. She is a currently an MA/JD Candidate in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. Maria has 5 years of experience creating educational outreach programs focused on gender-based violence.
“Feminism to me means equality for all, no matter gender, race, class, sexuality, etc. Everyone should be given the same opportunities to succeed in life. This is why activism, social justice, and being vocal is so important to me. As Audre Lorde said, ‘Your silence will not protect you.’”
Madison is a third year Psychology major with a Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies minor. She is a student worker here in the Women's Center and involved in many feminist spaces on campus such as, UC WILL, UC Feminists (Co-President), UC URGE, and is also now the Director of Women's Affairs in Student Government.
Graduate Student Intern
"I am a feminist who is passionate about education and social justice movements. My research and experience at UC and the Women's Center has helped me broaden my understanding of the capacity in which feminism truly impacts various parts of our culture and mobilizes society. The Women's Center has provided me with opportunities to expand my outreach within the UC community and build diverse relationships all while practicing feminism."
Kimberley holds a Bachelor's degree in Journalism & Media Studies with a focus on Visual Communications from the University of South Florida. She is currently a Master's candidate in the Women's, Gender, & Sexuality Studies (WGSS) program at UC and her work focuses on reproductive justice issues. She is the President of the WGSS Graduate Student Organization and the President & Founder of the 1 in 3 Campaign's UC Chapter, which advocates ending the cultural stigma and shame of abortion.
"Everything I do is driven by the prospect of making the world a better place. I want to encourage women to push themselves into predominantly male positions, such as executive business leadership roles, academia, and law. I have been blessed for the opportunity to work with these women because of the Women's Center taking me on."
Cali is a third year student intern, pursuing degrees in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and Marketing. Post grad, she is interested in going to law school or getting a doctorate in order to teach at the collegiate level.