Meet the Staff and Faculty

Ithaca College faculty and staff work closely with our MLK scholars to provide programming, academic support, mentoring, and professional guidance. Here are just a few of the key individuals associated with the program:

Malinda B. Smith

Malinda B. Smith

Director for Multicultural Affairs and Coordinator of the Martin Luther King Jr. Scholar Program

Dr. Roger Richardson

Dr. Roger Richardson

Associate Vice Provost /Interim Chief Diversity Officer

Dr. Tanya Saunders

Dr. Tanya Saunders

Assistant Provost, International Studies and Extended Studies

Nicole Eversley-Bradwell

Nicole Eversley-Bradwell

Interim Director, Office of Admission

Dr. Sean Eversley-Bradwell

Dr. Sean Eversley-Bradwell

Assistant Professor, Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity

Dr. Belisa Gonzalez

Dr. Belisa Gonzalez

Associate Professor and Director, Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity

Dr. Gustavo Licon

Dr. Gustavo Licon

Assistant Professor, Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity

Dr. Christopher House

Dr. Christopher House

Assistant Professor, Department of Communication Studies

Dr. Phuong Nguyen

Dr. Phuong Nguyen

Assistant Professor, Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity