Initiatives and Committees

Committees

Committees Committee chair
Athletics Diversity and Inclusion Committee Dr. Christopher Blakely
Diversity and Inclusion Committee Precious Gunter                                                 
Diversity and Inclusion Certificate Program  Waneka McFarlane
Faculty Retention/Inclusion/Mentoring  Dr. Tony Barringer
Student Retention/Inclusion  Shari Alvanas
Staff Retention/Inclusion  TBD
Bias Response Committee  Kathryn Webster
Title IX Committee  Precious Gunter
ADA Committee  Cori Bright-Kerrigan
Marieb Justice, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Task Force  

Affinity Groups

The University actively strives to attract and retain a diverse and exemplary staff workforce.  We supports various affinity groups which aim to enhance the personal and professional development of faculty, staff, and students foster a sense of community and help FGCU create a workplace where everyone feels belonging and thrives. 

Employee Affinity Groups

  • Black Faculty Staff Association – bfsa@fgcu.edu
  • ACE Women’s Network

Student Affinity Groups

Name Email Instagram
Gender and Sexuality Alliance (GSA) gsa@fgcu.edu fgcu_gsa

Black Student Alliance (BSA)

fgcubsa@gmail.com fgcubsa
African Student Association (ASA)  Asa@eagle.fgcu.edu fgcu_asa
Asian-American Student Union N/A aasu 
Awareness of Invisible Disabilities Education and Light kjmiller5755@eagle.fgcu.edu fgcuaideandlight
FGCU Student / Farmworker Alliance (SFA) fgcusfa@gmail.com fgcusfa
Black Law Student Association blsa.fgcu@gmail.com fgcu_blsa
Caribbean Student Association csafgcu1920@gmail.com csafgcu 
Chabad @ FGCU chabadfgcu@gmail.com chabadfgcu
COBOL cobol@eagle.fgcu.edu fgcucobol
Dominican Republic Outreach Program drop.fgcu@gmail.com fgcudrop
FGCU Salseros fgcusalseros@gmail.com  fgcusalseros 
Eagles Gather eaglesgather@eagle.fgcu.edu fgcueaglesgather
FGCU Steminists N/A fgcu_steminists
FGCU Women in Business fgcuwomeninbuisness@eagle.fgcu.edu fgcuwib
Future Female Business Leaders N/A N/A
Hatian Student Organization hso@eagle.fgcu.edu fgcu_hso 
Healing, Overcoming, Preventing, Enabling (HOPE)  ebwavrek5909@eagle.fgcu.edu fgcu_hope 
HERd eeheaton3730@eagle.fgcu.edu fgcuherd 
High Definition Modeling Troupe  highdefinition129@gmail.com hd_modeling
Hillel: The Foundation for Jewish Campus Life  andydavidsampson@gmail.com fgcuhillel
Jewish Student Association  jewishstudentassociation@eagle.fgcu.edu fgcujsa 
iMPACT Modeling Troupe  impactmodeling@eagle.fgcu.edu imtfgcu 
Latin-American Student Association  fgculasopresident@gmail.com  fgcu_laso 
Minority Association of Pre-medical Students  fgcumaps@gmail.com fgcu_maps 
Muslim Student Association  N/A fgcu_msa
NAACP  naacp@eagle.fgcu.edu fgcunaacp
National Society of Black Engineers  fgcunsbe@eagle.fgcu.edu fgcunsbe 
SISTUHS, inc  fgcu_president@sistuhs.org  fgcu_sistuhs 
Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers  shpe@eagle.fgcu.edu  shpefgcu 
No Race/No Hate  noracenohate@eagle.fgcu.edu fgcu.nrnh
Society of Women Engineers  swe@eagle.fgcu.edu  fgcu_swe 
Student Alliance on Mental Illness  fgcusami@gmail.com  fgcusami
Student African- American Brotherhood  N/A N/A
Soul Flowers  fgcusoulflowers@gmail.com fgcusoulflowers
Women in Hospitality  bagoldsmith8986@eagle.fgcu.edu N/A
Women in STEM  N/A  

Youth for Human Rights International 

hecountryman3119@eagle.fgcu.edu N/A