EPS Staff

EPS Team 2021

EPS Team 2021

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Dr. Brandi N.H. Elliott

Executive Director, Student Affairs Identity and Inclusion, Office of Ethnic Programs & Services & Darwin T. Turner Scholars Program | African American Cultural & Resource Center | LGBTQ Center

555 Steger Student Life Center

513-556-6008

Dr. Elliott holds a B.A. in Psychology, an M.A. in Mental Health Counseling, and an Ed.D. in Urban Educational Leadership. She oversees the implementation of programs and services that address the academic, social and cultural needs of students.

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Laura Wooldridge

Assistant Director, Office of Ethnic Programs & Services

555 Steger Student Life Center

513-556-6008

Laura Wooldridge holds B.A. in Political Science at Transylvania University & M.A. in Higher Education Administration, Equity and Policy at the University of Louisville. She oversees Identity-Based initiatives & the Darwin T. Turner Scholars Program

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Marquez Jones

Program Manager, Office of Ethnic Programs & Services

555 Steger Student Life Center

513-556-6008

Marquez Jones holds a B.A. in Marketing from UC and a M.Ed in Higher Education with a focus on Student Affairs from the University of Houston. He oversees Identity-Based initiatives and works closely with the Darwin T. Turner Scholars Program.

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Lavanya Varma

Graduate Assistant, Office of Ethnic Programs & Services

555 Steger Student Life Center

513-556-6008

Lavanya is an Architect and Historic Preservationist who holds B.Arch from India, M.Arch from UK, and is currently pursuing PhD in Architecture at UC. She oversees BEARchats, assists with all identity-based initiatives & manages EPS social media.

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Mindy Bediako

Graduate Assistant, Office of Ethnic Programs & Services

555 Steger Student Life Center

513-556-6008

Mindy holds a B.A. in Psychology for the University of Cincinnati and is now working towards her M.A. in Mental Health Counseling. She oversees PR1ZE and assists with Turner Scholars Program.