Thank you to 2021’s CREAAC members

These Minnesota race equity leaders and advocates are essential for building transformative change to honor Minnesota’s students of color and American Indian students.

Kenneth Bartlett, Department Chair, College of Education and Human Development, University of Minnesota – Twin Cities
Lara Couturier, Principal, Couturier Consulting LLC
Michael Dueñes, Community Leader
Ambar Hanson, Community Relationship Officer, Mortenson Family Foundation
Teri Hinds, Senior Director of Strategic Initiatives – Equity 2030, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities
Alison Kadlec, Founding Partner, SOVA Solutions
Larry Litecky, Community Leader and Retired Faculty and Administrator with Minnesota State Colleges and Universities
Jeannette Lutter-Gardella, Director of Educational Policy and Programs, Isuroon
Carlos Mariani Rosa, Executive Director and MN State Representative, Minnesota Education Equity Partnership and MN House of Representatives
Leiataua Robert Jon Peterson, MnEEP Long-term Consultant, MnEEP and President TE2 Consulting
Molly Priesmeyer, MnEEP Communications Consultant
Sandy Pulles (co-chair), Vice President of Equity and Inclusion, ServeMinnesota
Fernando Rodriguez, Director, Multicultural Center for Academic Excellence, University of Minnesota – Twin Cities
Megan Rozowski (co-chair), Director of Research and Policy Development, Minnesota Private Colleges
Tricia Wilkinson, Director, TRIO Upward Bound, College of Education and Human Development, University of Minnesota – Twin Cities
Jenny Xiong, Admissions Counselor and Asian American Liaison, Metropolitan State University
Pa Dao Yang, Assistant Director of Student Support and Success Department of Multicultural Life, Macalester College