Who We Are

Meet the O’Neill School Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Visit our office in O’Neill Room 339, or email us.

Rachel Brooks
Director, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

(812) 855-9927

Malissa Sanon
Assistant Director, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

(812) 855-2148

Brian Richardson Jr.
Adjunct Instructor


  • Diversity, equity, and inclusion
  • Leadership development
  • Manhood and masculinities
  • Student development
  • Mentorship


  • Kirsten Grønbjerg

Student representatives

  • Michael Jefferson II (MPA Rep)
  • Mylah Kate Robinson (Ph.D. Rep)
From the left: Mohammed Tai, undergrad intern; Aubrei Hayes, grad assistant; Sabrina Brant, grad assistant; Brian Richardson Jr., O'Neill's first director of DEI; Zing Meng, undergrad intern; Joi Cheatham, grad assistant.