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Inclusive Excellence


CCA is the College where everyone is respected, supported, and included.


The council is committed to fostering equity, diversity, and inclusive excellence based on purposeful communication and creating opportunities for transformation.


SINCERE, respectful and equity-minded

ENGAGED, high expectations and promoting growth

STRATEGIC, intentional and transparent

RESPONSIVE, valuing people and culturally relevant

EDUCATIONAL, learning opportunities to engage and retain

Other terms to consider: Respectful, Supportive, Exceptional,Purposeful, Conscious, Diversity

Inclusive Excellence Council

If you are a faculty or staff member interested in joining, or continuing your membership with the IE Council, please complete the Intent to Participate Form.

Council Meetings

During Council meetings we provide opportunities for professional development in building cultural competence the first hour which is open to anyone on campus to participate. The second hour of the meeting will then be closed to members to conduct business.

Leadership Team

Comprised of two faculty, five full-time staff, and one student, this team represents different backgrounds, educational and work experiences, diversity, and longevity at the institution. As a team, their goal is to intentionally and strategically focus on education, training, and development for campus. Members of the Leadership Team are:

Elizabeth Henderson - Inclusive Excellence Student Council President

Jennifer Dale, Department Chair – Behavioral Sciences

H. Ray Keith, Achievement Coach – School of Liberal Arts

Malinda Peasley, Administrative Assistant III – Lowry Student Services

Quill Phillips, Special Assistant to the President for Inclusive Excellence – President’s Office

Kathryn Sturtevant James, Director – Office of Student Life

Robley Welliver, Faculty – English

To learn more, contact Elizabeth Henderson at or Quill Phillips at or 303-360-4822.

All meetings are 10:00am – 12:00pm

May 19, 2017

West Quad Room 109

June 16, 2017 Classroom Building 102


Campus Initiatives

Climate Survey


Inclusive Excellence Strategic Plan






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