Our Staff

Dr. Dorret Sawyers

Dr. Dorret Sawyers

MPAS Director


Janice Spann-Givens

Ms. Janice Spann-Givens

MPAS - Associate Director


Jeffrey McNamee

Mr. Jeffrey McNamee

MPAS - Associate Director



Mr. Jaemin Robertson

MPAS - Assistant Director


Sonya Robinson

Ms. Sonya Robinson

MPAS - Office Coordinator


Chanel Bostic

Ms. Chanel Bostic

 Administrative Specialist


Eva Vergara

Mrs. Eva Vergara

MPAS - Office Assistant


Jennifer Williams

Ms. Jennifer Williams

MPAS - Coordinator


Dr. Jeannette Cruz

Dr. Jeannette Cruz

SSS - Director


Gisela Vega

Ms. Gisela P. Vega

MPAS - Associate Director


Moira Lertora Chacon

Ms. Moira Lertora Chacon

SSS - Assistant Director


Bianca Bovo

Ms. Bianca Bovo

MPAS - Coordinator


Sandra Huffman Hansen

Ms. Sandra Huffman-Hansen

Graduate Assistant, MMC

MPAS - Tutorial Coordinator




Sebastian Ojeda profile Pic Mr. Sebastian Ojeda

Graduate Assistant, BBC

LGBTQA Initiatives

Kevins Metayer Mr. Kevins Metayer

MPAS - Graduate Assistant, BBC

Male Mentoring initiative

Richard Moreno

Mr. Richard Moreno

Graduate Assistant, MMC

LGBTQA Initiatives



Free screening of ‘Moonlight’

Academy Award-winning film Moonlight explores a Miami most never see. On Tuesday, April 4, the film will come to FIU. […]

Defeating bias through education

The Dean of Students office is encouraging students to use their differences to create a stronger FIU community with its […]

January 2017 in photos: Parades, bubbles and a buzzer beater

By Joel Delgado ’12 MS ’17  A new year, a new semester and new beginnings! It’s been an exciting start […]

Invest in people this year: Become a mentor

Lose weight and save money are often at the top of our New Year’s resolutions. While investing in your health and budget […]

FIU to host 26th annual Martin Luther King celebration, unveil bust

FIU’s Department of Multicultural Programs and Services will honor Martin Luther King Jr., with a month-long celebration inspired by King’s [...]

Happy Holidays from President Rosenberg

On Friday, Dec. 30, 2016, President Mark B. Rosenberg delivered this message to the FIU community: This holiday season gives us […]

FIU Truman Scholar recipient aspires to pay it forward

by Nykeema Radway As an eight-year-old, Wendy Ruiz began working as her mom’s assistant in Sunday school. This experience stuck […]

January 2016 in photos

By Joel Delgado ’12 MS ’17  The first month of 2016 is pretty much in the books and what a […]

Marian Wright Edelman to headline 25th MLK Breakfast

On Friday, Jan. 15, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Celebration will celebrate its 25th anniversary of the […]

FIU commemorates Martin Luther King’s life, legacy during 25th annual celebration

FIU’s Office of Multicultural Programs and Services will honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. with a month-long celebration [...]


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