About DEI


Dr. Penniecook

Dr. Tricia Penniecook joined the university in 2017 as vice dean of the College of Public Health where she led the college through an academic master planning process, integrating a comprehensive strategy to address diversity, equity, inclusion and systemic racism in all policies and procedures of the college. In her interim role, Dr. Penniecook will lead the Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion as well as support leadership in fostering an inclusive and anti-racist campus community across the university's three campuses.

Tricia Penniecook, M.D., MPH

Interim Vice President for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion