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Open Forums Planned for Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Candidates

Published: 07/08/2022

Gannon University

Gannon University

As part of the search process for Gannon’s new Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, the search committee will welcome two candidates to interview and meet our community. All members of our Erie and Ruskin campuses are invited to attend an open forum session on campus or virtually.

An introduction to our candidates:

Charmaine Wilson

Charmaine Wilson is a familiar face at Gannon University, currently serving as the Director of the Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program. Prior to Gannon, Charmaine worked at Allegheny College as the Assistant Director of Civic Engagement/Director of the Bonner program. An Edinboro University graduate, Charmaine received her M.A. in Organizational Leadership in 2016 and a B.A. in Communications in 2012. She is currently pursuing her ED.D. degree from NorthcentralUniversity

Colleague Open Forum with Charmaine Wilson, July 11 | 1 p.m.
Old Main Boardroom (updated location) or join via Zoom, link in Maroon Minute 

Student Open Forum with Charmaine Wilson, July 11 | 3 p.m.
Old Main Boardroom (updated location) or join via Zoom, link in Maroon Minute 

Gerald Jerome James Jr. 

Gerald James currently serves as the Diversity, Equity, and Instruction Officer at Colonial School District in Plymouth Meeting, PA. Prior to his work at the Colonial School district, Gerald worked at Penn State Behrend as the Assistant Director of Student Affairs. A summa cum laude graduate of Immaculata University, Gerald received a B.S. in Human Performance. In addition, Gerald holds a M.S. Administration of Human Services degree, and a M.S. Administration of Justice degree from Wilmington University. He is currently pursuing an Ed.D. degree in Educational Leadership from Immaculata University.

Colleague Open Forum with Gerald Jerome James Jr., July 15 | 1 p.m.
Old Main Boardroom (updated location) or join via Zoom, link in Maroon Minute 

Student Open Forum with Gerald Jerome James Jr., July 15 | 3 p.m.
Old Main Boardroom (updated location) or join via Zoom, link in Maroon Minute 

 

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