The mission of the Office of Diversity is to continually foster an environment of inclusion, respect, and appreciation of differences. Our efforts will support these goals through action, outreach, and accountability. The fundamental belief that all faculty, staff and students deserve a chance to be successful within our College will guide our efforts. 

Office Strategic Plan

Learn more about the strategic plan that drives the efforts of our office.

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Diversity Advisory Committee

The purpose of the Diversity Advisory Committee is to serve as a resource for the Office of Diversity (OOD) as it works towards fostering a College of Agriculture, Food and Environment that respects differences and encourages equity and inclusiveness.

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Dr. Mia Farrell

Assistant Dean and Director for Diversity

S101A Ag Science Center North
Lexington KY 40546

Dr. Vanessa Jackson

CAFE Director of Faculty Diversity & Inclusiveness

317 Erickson Hall
Lexington KY 40546

Kendriana Price

Assistant Director of Diversity

305  Charles E. Barnhart Building
Lexington KY 40546

Catherine Croft

Inclusion and Diversity Program Coordinator

306  Charles E. Barnhart Building
Lexington KY 40546