Texas Tech University

Meet Our Committees

Creating a more equitable and inclusive community is not the task of a single department or initiative. These committees join together in reflective work and strive to create and sustain an equitable and inclusive learning environment in which all students can thrive.

Diversity and Inclusion Committee

The Diversity and Inclusion Committee is comprised of student, staff, and faculty representatives who work together to provide and promote programs which foster an environment where all members of the Texas Tech Law community are included, accepted, and valued.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee: Wendy Ross, Chair; Stephen Black; Sofia Chapman; Dwight McDonald; Dajiang Nie; Jorge A. Ramírez; Danielle Saavedra; Mary Akapo, (3L Student); Efrain Cantu, (2L Student)

Diversity Advisory Board (DAB)

The student Diversity Advisory Board provides support for traditionally underrepresented student populations. DAB focuses on affirmation of identity, creating a supportive and collaborative learning environment, and allyship. 

Gender Equity Committee

The Gender Equity Committee is made up of student, staff, and faculty representatives who are committed to supporting and promoting gender equity initiatives at the Law School.

Gender Equity Task Force: DeLeith Gossett, Co-Chair (Faculty); Sofia Chapman, Co-Chair (Staff); J. Wesley Cochran; Wendy-Adele Humphrey; Ashley Langdon; Danielle Saavedra; Janeen Williams; Donnie Yandell; Donnie Yandell; Tessa Meredith, 3L Student