Diversity Committee

The Campus Diversity Committee was formed in response to a recommendation in Westmont’s 1995 Long Range Plan.  From its inception, the committee has been comprised of students, faculty, staff and administrators.  The campus-wide committee is also a standing committee of the faculty.


  1. Provost
  2. Vice President for Student Life and Dean of Students
  3. Vice President for Administration and Planning
  4. Three faculty, one elected annually to a three-year term
  5. Special Assistant to the Provost for Diversity Initiatives
  6. Dean of Admissions
  7. Director of Intercultural Programs
Members 2015-2016

The chairperson will be appointed by the President in consultation with the President's Executive Team and Diversity Committee members; the committee will elect a secretary. Current members of the committee are:

Chair: Mark Sargent, Provost

Chris Call, VP for Administration and Planning

  Jason Cha, Director of Intercultural Programs

Toya Cooper, Special Asst. to Provost for Diversity Initiatives

  Jamie Friedman, Faculty Representative
  Nathan Huff , Faculty Representative
  Sarah Jirek, Faculty Representative
  Edee Schulze, VP for Student Life
  Silvio Vazquez, Dean of Admissions