Multicultural Program Specialists

Who We Are

In July 2013, the Multicultural Program Specialists transitioned from the Office of Diversity and Community Relations to the Student Life Office to coordinate the multicultural and other related activities.  Thus providing information and serving as a resource to students of color.  

Katie Ackley, Native-American Program Specialist  Miriah Barger, Latino Program Specialist  

G Thao, Asian-American Program Specialist  Currently Vacant, African-American Program Specialist

What We Do

The role of the Multicultural Program Specialists was established for the purposes of coordinating the multicultural students, programs and related activities, providing information and serving as a resource to others; achieving defined objectives by planning, evaluating, developing, implementing and maintaining multicultural programs with established guidelines; and serving as a liaison for the Student Life office and its programs.  



African-American Youth Career and College Fair

All City Indian Graduation

Asian Youth Career and College Fair

Indigenous Health & Wellness Fair

Latino Youth Career and College Fair

Multicultural Cookout

Pow Wow

Roberto Sanchez Scholars Program

Scholarship Writing Workshop


Student Club Involvement

Asian American Student Association

Black Student Union

Native American Student Association

Orgullo Latino


Multicultural Center Project

The Multicultural Program Specialists are currently working with the Student Activities Board on developing a “Multicultural” space on campus.  Please stay tuned to this page for updated information on this project.


Contact Us

Katie Ackley, Native-American Program Specialist


Miriah Barger, Latino Program Specialist


G Thao, Asian-American Program Specialist