Team Members

Who are the Bias Education and Response Team members?

The Bias Education and Response Team (BERT) may include any number of the individuals listed below, as well as other members of the Goucher community.  Different individuals may be invited or excused from participation in the process based on a variety of reasons, including but not limited to conflicts of interest and representative composition. 

2017 - 2018 Members

Nicole J. Johnson, Assistant Dean of Students for Race, Equity, & Identity (co-chair)

Stacy Cooper Patterson, Associate Dean of Students for Community Life (co-chair)

Karen Sykes, Associate Director for International Students (co-chair)

Lindy Bobbitt, Director of Residential Life

Arnelle Hanley, Director of Accessibility Services

David Heffer, Director of Campus Safety

Robin Cresiski, Director of the Center for the Advancement of Scholarship & Teaching (CAST)

Summer Torres, Assistant Director for LGBTQ+ Students

Lucia Perfetti Clark, Title IX Coordinator

Cynthia Terry, College Chaplain

Ally Glass, Assistant to the Vice President & Dean of Students

Shira Concool, Mental Health Counselor