The LGBTQ+ Committee considers concerns of LGBTQ+ faculty, including:

1. Assessing the cultural climate of the university as it pertains to opportunities of LGBTQ+ faculty for academic advancement, productivity and appropriate compensation;

2. Making recommendations for creating an academic environment that fosters the academic success of LGBTQ+ faculty; 

3. Working to assure fairness in the recruitment and retention of LGBTQ+ faculty;

4. Developing support networks and recommending policy to address the needs of LGBTQ+ faculty

LGBTQ+ Committee Members, 2018-19

Lauren Fontana, Co-Chair CU Denver, Office of Equity, School of Public Affairs
Matt Brown, Co-Chair CU Boulder, Sociology
Jan Gascoigne CU Anschutz, Public Health*
Rita Lee CU Anschutz, Medicine
Mary Dinger CU Anschutz, Public Health
Katherine Frasca CU Anschutz, Medicine
Scarlet Bowen CU Boulder, Center for Inclusion and Social Change
Steven Frost CU Boulder, Media, Communication and Information
Deborah Tuffield CU Colorado Springs, Nursing
David Bondelvitch CU Denver, Music & Entertainment Industry Studies
Ed Cannon CU Denver, Education & Human Development
Joanne Addison CU Denver, English*
Karissa Stolen CU Denver, Office of Equity
Darren Chavez CU System, Office of Academic Affairs Liaison*
*non-voting member  

Schedule of Meetings, 2018-19

Date Time Location Minutes
September 13, 2018 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Anschutz Conference Room Minutes
October 11, 2018 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Anschutz Conference Room Minutes
November 8, 2018 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Anschutz Conference Room Minutes
December 13, 2018 (Canceled) 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Anschutz Conference Room Minutes
February 14, 2019 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Anschutz Conference Room Minutes
March 14, 2019 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Anschutz Conference Room Minutes
April 11, 2019 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Anschutz Conference Room Minutes
May 9, 2019 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Anschutz Conference Room Minutes

Schedule of Meetings, 2017-18

Date Time Location Minutes
August 11, 2017 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
September 15, 2017 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
October 13, 2017 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
November 3, 2017 2017 LGBTQ+ & EMAC Symposium, CU Denver
December 8, 2017 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
February 9, 2018 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
March 9, 2018 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
April 13, 2018 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
May 11, 2018 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
June 16-17, 2018 CU at Denver PrideFest, Civic Center Park

Click here to view past minutes of the committee.