Front of the Student Center with student walking.

Meet the Staff

Director for the Office for Social Justice and Diversity: Vacant

Ebony Jackson
Assistant Director of Office for Social Justice and Diversity/ Coordinator of the LGBTQ Center
Pronouns: she, her, hers
973-655-7563
Student Center, Room 113E

Ebony Jackson has been working in higher education for over two years. Prior to coming to Montclair State University in February 2018, she served as the Coordinator of the Women’s Center at Ramapo College of New Jersey for a year and a half. She is dedicated to social justice programming, education and advocacy. She shapes her approach from an intersectional lens with influence from Audre Lorde’s quote: “There is no such thing as a single-issue struggle because we do not live single-issue lives.”

Ebony Jackson is a two-time alum of Montclair State University. In 2014, she received her BA in Linguistics and in 2016, her MA in Counseling with a concentration in Higher Education and Student Affairs. She hopes to pursue her doctorate in the next few years.

Headshot of Sue Pasquino

Sue Pasquino, BA
Program Assistant for Office for Social Justice and Diversity/Women’s Center
Pronouns: she, her, hers
973 655-4153
Student Center, Room 113

Sue Pasquino has over 18 years’ of experience working in higher education as an administrative assistant. Previously, Sue worked as the Program Assistant for the University’s Enrollment Management and Student Academic Services offices. In 2001, Sue was a charter member of Montclair State University’s Chapter of International Association of Administrative Professional, a worldwide professional association for administrative assistants.

In the spring of 2016, Sue became the Program Assistant for the Office for Social Justice and Diversity and the Women’s Center at Montclair State University. She is very excited to be working more directly with students through assisting with running the Women’s Center on campus and other programs through the Office for Social Justice and Diversity. Sue is particularly excited to be able to utilize her Women’s and Gender Studies degree that she earned in the fall of 2015.

Vacant
Graduate Coordinator for the Center for Faith and Spirituality
973 655-5114
Student Center, Room 112

 

LGBTQ Center

Picture of Lauree Klein.

Lauree Klein
Graduate Coordinator for the LGBTQ Center
Pronouns: she, her, hers
973 655 -7916
Student Center, Room 113B

My name is Lauree and I am the Graduate Coordinator for the LGBTQ Center. I am currently attending Montclair for my master’s in Counseling with a concentration in Clinical Mental Health. I completed my undergraduate degree in Psychology at Stockton University. My favorite things to do are read and sing, and I have a never-ending love for all things Harry Potter. I feel passionately about making a difference in my community, and I am always ready and willing to talk 🙂

Multicultural Center

Charles Simonson
Graduate Coordinator for the Multicultural Center
Pronouns: he, him, his
973 655-5114
Student Center, Room 113D

Women’s Center

Michelle Forbes
Graduate Coordinator for the Women’s Center
Pronouns: she, her, hers
973 655-5114
Student Center, Room 113C