Dr. Judy "JJ" Jackson
Vice President for Institutional Diversity
Office of LGBTQ* Resources
The Office for Institutional Diversity is proud to welcome Lance Poston as director for the newly formed Office of LGBTQ* Resources. Lance joined the University of Kentucky family in May 2015 as the inaugural Director of LGBTQ* Resources. Born in the US South, Lance is excited to be back in the land of sweet tea and delicious potato salad. He received an undergraduate degree from Presbyterian College and a master's degree in history from Ohio University (OU). Before becoming a Wildcat, he was a faculty member in the Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program at OU where he is also a PhD Candidate in history. Lance is a trained oral historian with research interests in the intersections of race, religion, and sexuality in the US
With the creation of this program, UK will continue to fucos its efforts to create a more inclusive, diverse environment for all students, faculty and staff. For more information, please visit the Office of LGBTQ* Resources website.