Alliance Leadership Team

Kathy Johnson
Kathy Johnson, IUPUI Executive Vice Chancellor, serves as Principal Investigator (PI) effective December 2021.
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Kim S. Nguyen
Kim S. Nguyen, EdD, Director of Statewide and Regional Collaborations, STEM Education Innovation and Research Institute (SEIRI) at IUPUI, serves as Co-Principal Investigator (CoPI) and Alliance Director.
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Stephen P. Hundley
Stephen P. Hundley, PhD, Senior Advisor to IUPUI Chancellor and Professor of Organizational Leadership, serves as CoPI providing support to campus administrators about LSAMP program management.
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Patricia L. Lang
Patricia L. Lang, PhD, Professor Emerita of Chemistry at Ball State University and prior Director of IN LSAMP at BSU, currently serves as CoPI providing support to STEM faculty at IN LSAMP campuses mentoring undergraduates in research.
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Diamond Benson
Diamond Benson joined the Indiana Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (IN LSAMP) team in January 2022 as the Ivy Tech Program Coordinator. She now serves as the Interim Project Coordinator for the alliance. Diamond has obtained her Associate’s in Biotechnology from Ivy Tech Community College and Bachelor’s in Forensic & Investigative Science from IUPUI.
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Campus Leadership

Anita Gnezda
Co-Director, IN LSAMP Ball State University
Mary Konkle
Co-Director, IN LSAMP Ball State University
Martha Oakley
Director, IN LSAMP IU Bloomington
Melissa Blunck
Coordinator, IN LSAMP IU Bloomington
Bhaskara Kopparty
Director, IN LSAMP IU Northwest
Linda Sharma
Coordinator, IN LSAMP IU Northwest
Doug McMillen
Director, IN LSAMP IU South Bend
Grace Muna
Coordinator, IN LSAMP IU South Bend
Tamiko Porter
Co-Coordinator, IN LSAMP IUPUI
Hank Hernandez
Co-Coordinator, IN LSAMP IUPUI
Keneisha Etheridge
Director, IN LSAMP ITCC
Diamond Benson
Coordinator, IN LSAMP ITCC

Former Leadership

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