University of Wisconsin–Madison

DDEEA Central Staff


Cheryl Bailey Gittens

Assistant Vice Provost

Jeff Brown

Administrative Program Specialist/ Special Assistant

Sherri Charleston

Assistant Vice Provost

Gloria Hawkins

Assistant Vice Provost

Rex Loehe

Special Assistant to the Vice Provost & Chief Diversity Officer

Luis Pinero

Special Assistant & Liaison to the Office of Compliance

Patrick Sims

Vice Provost & Chief Diversity Officer

(608) 262-0751

Tracy Williams-Maclin

Interim Senior Director of External Relations, Partnerships & Development

Business Services

Diana Renderos

Administrative & Program Support Specialist

Angie Rosas

HR and Business Services Manager

(608) 262-3295

Communications and Events

Mary Carr Lee

Director of Communications

(608) 890-4383

Valeria Davis

Senior University Relations Specialist


188A Bascom Hall

Pipeline and Recruitment Programs

Gail Ford

PEOPLE Precollege Assistant Director

Gloria Hawkins

Assistant Vice Provost & Director of Chancellor's Scholars and Powers Knapp's Scholarship Programs

(608) 262-6308

Emilie Hofacker

Director of STEM Initiatives & Interim Posse Director


Claudia Mosley

Center for Educational Opportunity (CEO) Director


Goodson Vue

PEOPLE College Assistant Director

Rain Wilson

OMAI/First Wave

Research and Data Management

Torsheika Maddox

Administrative Project Manager & Researcher

(608) 262-0631

175 Bascom Hall

Tena Madison

Director of Data Management

(608) 262-0751

260 Middleton Bldg.

Campus Engagement & Educational Outreach

Seema Kapani

LCICE Facilitator

Raymond Neal


Karin Silet


Alice Traore