The Office of Inclusive Excellence is committed to promoting a campus environment which recognizes, values, and affirms diversity at Colorado State University. We welcome your feedback and suggestions on our continuing efforts to promote inclusive excellence.

In August, 2021, the Office of the Vice President for Diversity was renamed the Office of Inclusive Excellence with the hiring of the new Vice President, Dr. Kauline Cipriani. 
Additional changes to reflect the recent reorganization are underway on this staff page.

Office of Inclusive Excellence Core Staff

Kauline Cipriani

Dr. Kauline Cipriani, Vice President for Inclusive Excellence
She/her/hers | Email Kauline | (970) 491-1964

Shannon Archibeque-Engle

Dr. Shannon Archibeque-Engle, Associate Vice President for Inclusive Excellence
She/her/ella | Email Shannon | (970) 491-2450

Ria Vigil

Ria Vigil
Assistant Vice President for Inclusive Excellence
They/them/Ria | Email Ria | (970) 491-2297

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Ty A. Smith
Assistant Vice President for Inclusive Excellence
He/him/his | Email Ty | (970) 491.1332

Bridgette Johnson

Bridgette Johnson
Assistant Vice President for Inclusive Excellence 
She/her/hers | Email Bridgette | (970) 491-TBD

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Kim Mbadinga-Nzamba
Inclusive Excellence Athletics Director
She/her/hers | Email Kim | (970) 391-3675

Adriana McClintock

Adriana Avila McClintock 
Communications Manager
She/her/hers | Email Adriana | (970) 491-6544

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Aali Yarborough
Planning Coordinator 
She/her/hers | Email Bridgette | (970) 491-TBD

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Chrisana Hughes
Executive Assistant, VP Cipriani

She/her/hers | Email Chrisana |

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Monica Thrasher 
Executive Assistant, AVP Archibeque-Engle
She/her/hers | Email Monica

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Amber Sanchez
Executive Assistant 
She/her/hers | Email Amber

Student Diversity Programs and Services Professional Staff
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Joann Cornell, Director
Asian Pacific American Cultural Center (APACC)
 | Email Joan | 

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Duan Ruff, Director
Black/African American Cultural Center (B/AACC)
 | Email Duan |

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Dora Frias, Director
El Centro
Email Dora | 

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Ty A. Smith, Director
Native American Cultural Center (NACC)
 | Email Ty |

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Maggie Hendrickson, InterimDirector
Pride Resource Center
Email Maggie | 

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Ty A. Smith, Director
Native American Cultural Center (NACC)
 | Email Ty |

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Justin Dove, Director
Student Disability Center
Email Justin | 

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Casey Malsam, Interim Director
Women and Gender Advocacy Center (WGAC)
 | Email Casey |