Roman Christiaens serves as the Assistant Director for Learning and Development at University of Michigan. Their responsibilities focus on Support Services and Education and Training. Roman's previous work in higher education has included first generation student support, orientation and transition programs, campus involvement and community engagement. Roman obtained their Bachelor’s of English with a focus on Creative Writing from Seattle University and a Master of Education from the University of Vermont with a focus in Higher Education and Student Affairs Administration.
Mark Chung Kwan Fan currently serves as the Assistant Director for Engagement at the Spectrum Center at the University of Michigan. His main responsibilities focus on Events and Partnerships, External/Community Relations, Leadership Development, and the Center's Communications work. Mark's portfolio revolves around working with queer/trans students of color as well as queer/trans international students. With a student-centered approach, he centers his work with a racial and gender justice foci.
Liz serves as the Education & Training Program Manager. Her responsibilities include facilitating Allyhood Development Trainings and consulting with campus partners about inclusive practices. Liz is a graduate of the University of Michigan School of Social Work where she studied Interpersonal Practice and Mental Health. Liz earned a Bachelor’s of Arts with a focus on Sociology and Government and a Bachelor's of Social Work from the University of Texas at Austin.
Kaden serves as the Office Coordinator at the Spectrum Center where he oversees the volunteer program, weekly newsletter, handles all administrative needs for the Center, and provides support to SC staff. Kaden is a graduate of Eastern Michigan University where he earned a Bachelor's of Science in Psychology with a minor in Human Sexuality.
Henry Mochida is the Communications Specialist of Intergroup Relations, Spectrum Center, and Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs (ISM). He guides the development and implementation of strategic communications processes for the three units and beyond. Henry completed his master’s degree and was a Ph.D. student in Urban Planning at the University of Hawaiʻi with a focus on media advocacy and participatory action research methodologies.
G serves as the Program Specialist for Education and Training at the Spectrum Center. Their work is focused on facilitating and engaging with the Center's educational programs. G is a graduate of the University of Michigan where they earned a Bachelor’s of Art in English and in Women’s Studies, with a minor in Sociocultural Anthropology.
Will serves as the Director of the Spectrum Center. As Director, Will focuses on diversity and inclusion strategic planning, organizational development, supervision, and leadership of campus-wide educational programming. Will is a 2007 graduate of the University Of Michigan School of Social Work where he focused on Interpersonal Practice with Children, Youth and Families and a 2005 graduate of the College of Wooster.
Raivynn serves as the Program Specialist for Events and Partnerships at the Spectrum Center. Their responsibilities revolve around event planning, student engagement and outreach efforts for the Center. Raivynn is a graduate of the University of Michigan where they earned a Bachelor's of Art in Psychology with a minor in Community Action Social Change.