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Committee: Black Heritage

Membership

Faculty and/or staff members and two students appointed by the Northeastern Student Government Association.  The chair is chosen by the committee at the first meeting of each academic year.  A student representative from the Association of Black Collegians will serve as a voting, ex officio member.

Function

The Black Heritage Committee provides university programming that promotes an appreciation for African-American culture and issues. The committee serves as a resource for programs sponsored by student groups. This committee reports to the Vice President for Student Affairs.

Meetings

The committee chair calls meetings as needed. Minutes are sent to the Vice President for Student Affairs.

2021-2022 Committee Members

Dr. Samuel Asante
Faculty Member

Dr. Samantha Benn-Duke
Staff Member

Dr. Jenny Bledsoe
Faculty Member

Dr. Steven Byers
Faculty Member

Dr. Renee Cambiano
Faculty Member

Ms. Alisa Douglas
Staff Member

Dr. Joseph Farmer
Faculty Member

Dr. Suzanne Farmer
Faculty Member

Dr. James Ferrell
Faculty Member

Dr. Clark Gibson
Faculty Member

Dr. Christine Hallman
Faculty Member

Camerin James
NSGA Representative

Dr. Maureen Johnson
Faculty Member

Shaun Lamb
NSGA Representative

Dr. Benjamin Ofili
Faculty Member

Ms. Kasey Rhone 
Staff Member

Dr. Allen Shamow
Faculty Member

Ms. Gail Vaughn
Staff Member

Dr. Min-Chi Yan
Faculty Member

Dr. Elizabeth Waring
Faculty Member

Neriah Wharry, ex officio
Assoc. of Black Collegians Rep

Ms. Sheree Whiteside
Faculty Member