DEI Advisory Council

The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Advisory Council of Farmingdale State College (FSC) is composed of justice-minded faculty, staff, and students who work in concert and under the guidance of the FSC Vice President of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusive Excellence and Chief Diversity Officer, Dr. Kevin Jordan.  The Advisory Council supports and advocates for DEI-related initiatives that emerge from both FSC and SUNY.  Lastly, the Advisory Council serves as a space to foster belongingness through programming and campus-wide representation including efforts to ameliorate DEI-related concerns that are brought to the Council's attention.

Mission Statement

The mission of the FSC Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Advisory Council is to:

  1. Promote an atmosphere of belongingness and inclusivity throughout FSC.
  2. Support the DEI-related efforts of FSC and SUNY.
  3. Provide a platform for all those throughout the diverse FSC community to raise their voice around issues of DEI.  

Member List

Member Name Email Department Title
Aeon Blake Email Student Newman Civic Fellow AY 21-22
Dr. Alicia Cesar Email EOP Co-Chair
Aqueelah Speakes Email Human Resources  
Bryan Field Email Physics  
Bryan Garcia Email TRIO Co-Chair
Chiara DeSanti Email Modern Languages  
Christine Freaney Email Nutrition  
Daniel Daugherty Email Campus Police  
Darleyne Mayers Email LIEOC  
Denny Ryman Email Health and Sciences  
Dylan Gafarian Email RAM  
Elizabeth Hamberger Email International Education  
Erin Calkins Email Athletics  
Erwin Cabrera Email RAM  
Eunice Ro Email Student Activities  
Fatoma Rad Email Library  
Frank Capezza Email Campus Police  
Frank Rampello Email Dean of Students  
Jake Iaccino Email Student  
Justina Geremia Email Internal Control  
Keri Franklin Email Finance  
Dr. Kevin Jordan Email Diversity, Equity, & Inclusive Excellence Chief Diversity Officer
LaNina Cooke Email Criminal Justice  
LaShonda Boggan Email Residence Life  
Lukas Miedrich Email Student Activities  
Marybeth McCloskey Email Human Resources  
Matthew Brown Email Anthropology  
Nazrul Islam Email Computer Security  
Patricia Lind-Gonzalez Email Institutional Research  
Sharon Khan-Sakoor Email Dean of Students  
Susana Pariona Email Student  
Travis Halloway Email English and Humanities  
Vicki Janik Email Professional Communications  

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Horton Hall, Room 130


Dr. Kevin D. Jordan
VP of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusive Excellence and Chief Diversity Officer


Andrea Tew
Administrative Coordinator

Last Modified 6/30/22