DEI Roundtable

Diversity and Inclusivity

Diversity and Inclusion

Committee ​on Diversity and Inclusivity (CDI)

Mission Statement:

The College of Human Environmental Sciences is
committed to creating and
sustaining a diverse, inclusive,
and welcoming campus
community in which every 
student, faculty,
and staff can thrive.

Capstone Creed

​“As a member of The University of Alabama community, I will pursue knowledge; act with fairness, integrity and respect; promote equity and inclusion; foster individual and civic responsibility; and strive for excellence in all I do.”


Coming soon

CDI College Representatives

Erin Sanders, M.S.

Director of Diversity and Inclusivity

Clothing, Textiles, & Interior Design

Karly Downs, Ph.D.

Human Development  & Family Studies

Beth Sherman

Dean’s Office

Carla Blakey

Hospitality Managment

Steven Lockhart

Dean’s Office

Brian Taylor, M.S.

Clothing, Textiles, & Interior Design

Kimberly Blitch, Ph.D.

Human Development & Family Studies

Courtney McGahey, M.S.

Consumer Sciences

Jeri Zemke, Ph.D., LAT, ATC

Health Science- Athletic Training

Denise DeSalvo

Human Nutrition Hospitality Management

Kareem McNeal, M.S.

Health Science​

What we do:


We support student education and professional development aiming to increase access to valuable resources and services.