Loyola University Chicago

Student Diversity & Multicultural Affairs

Division of Student Development

Who We Are

The Department of Student Diversity & Multicultural Affairs is located on the first floor of the Damen Student Center suite 116. SDMA staff is working remotely. Please contact us via email.

Professional Staff

Name Title Office Phone and Email
Shay Collins, MSW, MA Director
James C. Thomas, M.S.Ed. Associate Director for Mentorship Engagement,
Brothers for Excellence (B4E), Q Initiatives, QUEST
Eva Long, M.Ed. Assistant Director for Leadership and Advocacy
Whitney Kwamin, M.Ed. Coordinator for Womxn’s Initiatives & Community Outreach
Ricardo “Richie” Silva Jr., M.Ed. Coordinator for Strategic Initiatives & Administration
Strategic Initiatives & Administration
Meghana Mohan Graduate Intern - Leadership & Advocacy
Chris Mattix Graduate Intern - LGBTQIA Initiatives
Jasmyne Dias Graduate Intern - Womxn* of Color Initiatives,