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LGBTQ+ Advocates Committee

​The LGBTQ+ Advocates committee supports, defends​ and serves as an advocate for lgbtq+ students, faculty, and staff. This committee is responsible for making recommendations on academics, supportive measures, and training related to intersectionality (sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, race, ethnicity, etc.), lgbtq+ campus climate, student success, and retention. Members of the committee also serve as points of contact on lgbtq+ issues​​​.​

​Contact: ​

Jacob Drainville
LGBTQ+ Advocate​​s​ Co-Chair
Pronouns: They/Them. Click h​ere to learn about pronouns.
​(951) ​​​​372-​7029​​

Cameron Young
LGBTQ+ Advocates​ Co-Chair
Pronouns: He/His/Him.  Click h​ere to learn about pronouns.
(951) 738-7405

Meeting Schedule

Meetings held during college hour on the second Tuesday of the month from 12:50 pm - 1:50 pm during the Fall and Spring semesters in IT 210​.  On months wherein no second Tuesday is possible, the meeting will be held on the 4th Tuesday of that given month.

  • February 14th
  • ​March 14th
  • April 25th​​​
  • May 9th
  • September 12th
  • October 10th
  • November 14th
  • December 5th

Committee Members

  • ​​Cameron Young, Associate​ ​Professor, English​ (co-chair)
  • Jacob Drainville, Associate Professor, ​Anatomy and Physiology (co-chair)
  • Ammanda Moore, Associate Professor, English​
  • Laura Adams, Assistant Professor, Psychology​
  • Aldo Yanez​-Ruiz, Assistant Professor, Political Science
  • Brady Kerr, ​Instructor, Music Industry Studies​
  • ​Steff Warsinski, ​Associate Professor, Mathematics​
  • Adam Martin, Assistant Professor, Business Administration​/Entrepreneu​rship
  • Christopher Lugo, Assistant Professor, Chemistry​
  • Courtney Buchanan, ​Associate Professor, Anthropology
  • ​Melanie Golbach, ​Support Center Technician​
  • ​Meghan Chandler, Assistant Professor, ​​Art History
  • Marie Hicks, ​​Associate Professor, Psychology​
  • Daniela McCarson, ​​Dean of Special Funded Programs​
  • Adriana Moreno, Assistant Professor, Counseling
  • Timothy Mount, Assistant Professor, Communications​
  • Sheree Summers, ​Mental Health Services Supervisor​​
  • Christopher Castillo, Student Resource Specialist​​
  • Nick Galvan, Professional Expert​
  • Jack Kramer, PRISM President​
  • Coryn Cahill, PRISM Representative
  • Alice Diaz, ​Unity Zone Representative​​

Supporting Documents


Archived Ag​endas & Minutes​

  • May 9​, 2023​
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  • March 14​, 2023
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  • February 14​, 2023
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  • November 8​, 2022
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  • ​October 11, 2022
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  • ​September 13, 2022
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