Jessica Cruz

Dr. Jessica Cruz

Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer

Interim Director, Student Equity and Engagement Center 


Phone: (906) 227-2003





Jessica CruzDr. Lesley Larkin

Faculty Liaison, Office of Diversity and Inclusion / Student Equity and Engagement Center

Professor, English Department




Jessica CruzAlexa Alagon

Assistant Coordinator







Noah Beck -

Graduate Assistant

Pronouns: He, Him/His

Favorite Quote: "Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle." - Ian Maclaren

Originally from Harbor Springs, Michigan, Noah is the Multicultural Education and Resource Center's Graduate Assistant. Noah graduated from Northern Michigan University with a Bachelor's in Marketing. Noah will be starting a Master's degree in Higher Education and Student Affairs. In his free time, Noah enjoys playing/listening to music. He also enjoys hiking, and winning in Mario Kart/Super Smash Brothers.



hannah Mitchell Hannah Mitchell -

Jump Start Team Leader

Pronouns: She, Her/Hers

Favorite Quote- "Life is too short to spend it at war with yourself" - Unknown

Hannah is a junior majoring in Psychology and minoring in Sociology. She's also a first-generation student from Warren, Michigan. She hopes to be a Psychologist who works with At-Risk Youth and helps those in need. In her spare time, she enjoys singing in Northern Lights A Cappella, listening to music, and watching movies and adventuring with her friends.