The Center for Graduate and Professional Diversity Initiatives - Staff

 

 

Director

 

Position vacant

David Butts, Associate Director

Pronouns: He, Him, His

 

David manages many of the daily operations of CGPDI and supports the unit's strategic outreach and belonging-focused efforts that reach across seventeen colleges. He has served in significant diversity and inclusion roles and visiting faculty positions at institutions in Ohio, Indiana, and Iowa. He received degrees in Industrial Engineering and Communications from Cleveland State University and completed a graduate program in Organizational Communication at Purdue University. David's office is in CGPDI suite on the lower level of the Ezra Gillis Building.

Email: david.butts@uky.edu

 

Assistant Director

Position vacant

 

Program Coordinator

Position vacant

Tammy Gross, Administrative Support Associate

Pronouns: She, Her, Hers

 

Tammy is an integral part of CGPDI. She supports the director and staff as an office manager. Tammy has been a UK employee for fifteen years and earned her bachelors degree in the College of Agriculture, Food, and Environment. Her office is located in the CGPDI Gillis Building Suite 10.

Email: tammy.gross@uky.edu