Project Description and Reports

Advance Team

 Leadership Team

Dr. Carolyn Meyers
Dr. Loretta A. Moore
Assoc VP for Research, VP for Research & Fed Relations
Dr. Cosandra McNeal
Professor of Sociology, Department of Criminal Justice and Sociology

Implementation Team

Dr. Melvin Davis, Executive Director of the Mississippi Urban Research Center

Thomas Hudson, EEO/Affirmative Action Officer

Janice Lassiter-Mangana, Program Director of JSU ADVANCE

Dr. Evelyn Leggette, Dean of the Division of Undergraduate Studies



External Advisory Committees




Dr. Goldie S. Byrd Dean, College of Arts & Sciences North Carolina A&T State University
Dr. Anthony L. DePass
Assistant Vice President for Research Development
Long Island University
Dr. Patricia McDermott
V. Provost for Faculty Affairs
University of Maryland Baltimore County
Dr. Felicia Nave
Assoc. Provost for Academic Affairs
Prairie View A&M University
Dr. Sarah Rajala
Dean, Bagley College of Engineering Mississippi State University
Dr. Orlando Taylor
President and Interim V.P. for Academic Affairs Washington DC Campus The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
Dr. Julie E. Williams
Senior Vice Provost, Engagement and Academic Outreach University of New Hampshire