Jenny serves as the Programming and Building Operations Manager at the Trotter Multicultural Center. She is excited to bring her experience navigating identity and cultures internationally to the world of multicultural affairs. Prior to joining the Trotter Multicultural Center, Jenny has designed international internship programs at U-M, taught English as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant in Taiwan, and created websites for small businesses in Japan.
Nathan serves as the Intercultural Learning and Innovation Lead at the Trotter Multicultural Center. Previously Nathan served as Director for Service Learning and Involvement at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. While at UNLV he held a dual role as Director for the Leadership & Civic Engagement Minor providing administrative oversight and teaching six undergraduate courses. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Communication Studies from Baldwin-Wallace University and a Master's degree in College Student Personnel Services from Western Illinois University.
Before serving as the Associate Director for Trotter Multicultural Center, Kellyn served as an Assistant Director/Area Coordinator, as well as a Hall Director in Residence Education in University Housing at the University of Michigan. Prior to Michigan, she served as an Area Coordinator at Oberlin College and Conservatory. Before working in higher education, Kellyn worked in both corporate and non-profit sectors in corporate communications.
Candace serves as the Office Supervisor at the Trotter Multicultural Center. Prior to working at the University of Michigan, Candace worked as a Multicultural Program Coordinator at the University of Colorado Boulder. When Candace is not at Trotter, you can find her knitting, petting cats, writing fiction, or doing yoga.
Hailing from California, Priscila serves as a Program Manager for the Trotter Multicultural Center. Her professional and academic career have been centered around accessible education with an emphasis on engaging student learning through multimedia.
Josh serves as the Program Manager for Cultural Engagement, Interfaith and Intercultural Programs at Trotter Multicultural Center. He was born and raised in Detroit and holds a Master's degree in Education and a Bachelor's degree in English from the University of Michigan. Prior to joining the Trotter Multicultural Center, Josh served as Community Standards and Leadership Development Manager at Fraternity & Sorority Life and also taught 6th Grade Mathematics in Detroit.
The Trotter Multicultural Center has a diverse staff of over 30 graduate and undergraduate students from a variety of academic programs and majors across campus. Student staff serve in roles including Programming Assistants, Building Managers, and Graduate Assistants. Our student staff make the Trotter Multicultural Center feel like a home away from home, and are always happy to answer questions, support with events, and develop and host programs.