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Leadership Circle

Faculty Women of Color Caucus

The Faculty Women of Color Caucus leadership information is listed below. For more information, please contact us at fwocc@asu.edu.

Leadership 2021–2022

Chris Kyselka, President

Jackie Martinez, President Elect

Kelly Faye Jackson, VP of Programming

Angie Bautista-Chávez, Tempe campus representative

Lisa M. Anderson, Tempe campus representative

Ijeoma Ogbonnaya, Downtown Phoenix campus representative

Lorena Cuya Gavilano, Downtown Phoenix campus representative

Durgesh Sharma, Polytechnic campus representative

Marianne Kim, West campus representative

Past leadership

2020–2021

Vanessa Fonseca-Chávez, President

Mako Fitts Ward, Co-President Elect and VP of Programming

Chandra Crudup, Co-President Elect and Downtown Phoenix campus representative

Ersula J. Ore (on sabbatical), Past President

Nilanjana Bhattacharjya, VP of Communication

Emir Estrada, VP of Caucus Relations

Monica De La Torre, Tempe campus representative

Charmaine Bonner, Tempe campus representative

Chris Kyselka, Polytechnic campus representative

Liza Hita, West campus representative

Marianne Kim, West campus representative

2019–2020

Ersula J. Ore, President

Liza Hita, Past President

Mako Fitts Ward, VP of Programming

Nilanjana Bhattacharjya, VP of Communication

Emir Estrada, VP of Caucus Relations

Mildred Boveda, Tempe campus representative

Monica De La Torre, Tempe campus representative

Vanessa Fonseca-Chávez, Polytechnic campus representative

Carrie Sampson, West campus representative 

Chandra Crudup, Downtown Phoenix campus representative

2018–2019

Liza Hita, President

C. Alejandra Elenes, Past President

Ersula J. Ore, President Elect

Karen Leong, VP of Programming

Julie Amparano, VP of Communication

Marisa Duarte, Tempe campus representative  

Mildred Boveda, Tempe campus representative  

Vanessa Fonseca-Chávez, Polytechnic campus representative 

Linda Manning, West campus representative (through August 2018)

Carrie Sampson, West campus representative

Chandra Crudup, Downtown Phoenix campus representative

2017–2018

C. Alejandra Elenes, President

Liza Hita, President Elect

Karen Leong, Past President

Chris Kyselka, VP of Communication

Julie Amparano, VP of Programming

Kimberly Scott, VP of Member Relations

Ersula J. Ore, Tempe campus representative and historian/archivist

Marisa Duarte, Tempe campus representative

Laverne DaCosta, Polytechnic campus representative

Linda Manning, West campus representative

Michelle (Mickey) Mancenido, West campus representative 

Marie-Louise Paulesc, Downtown Phoenix campus representative

2016–2017

Karen Leong, President

Bambi Haggins, VP of Programming

Amira de la Garza, VP of Communication

Marivel Danielson, VP of Membership

C. Alejandra Elenes, VP of Intercampus Relations

Ersula J. Ore, Tempe campus representative and historian/archivist

Laverne DaCosta, Polytechnic campus representative

Chris Kyselka, Polytechnic campus representative

Julie Amparano, West campus representative

Linda Manning, West campus representative

Marie Louise Paulesc, Downtown Phoenix campus representative

Founding members

Elsie Moore
Stanlie James
Angelita Reyes
Karen Leong
Rebecca Tsosie
Delia Saenz
Alejandra Elenes
Marivel Danielson
Amira de la Garza
Bambi Haggins