Meet the EDI Team

Associate Dean of Equity, Diversity & Inclusion

Robert Lucero
Robert Lucero

With diversity among UCLA’s highest priorities, Dr. Robert Lucero PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN was appointed the Associate Dean for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in the School of Nursing. In this role, he serves as a focal point for strategy, policy and practice related to increasing diversity and enabling a climate of inclusion within the school, including acting as a resource and strategic liaison to the new Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion, Anna Spain Bradley.

Members of the Council on Equity, Diversity & Inclusion

Anita Bralock
Anita Bralock
(Director)

 

Nancy Jo Bush
Nancy Jo Bush
(Faculty)
Nalo Hamilton
Nalo Hamilton
(Faculty)

 

Mark Covin
Mark Covin
(Asst. Director)
Jeimy Gama
Jeimy Gama
(Staff)
Kristina Romero
Kristina Romero
(PhD student)
Harold Sarmiento
Harold Sarmiento
(DNP student)

 

Claudia Rodriguez
Claudia Rodriguez
(APRN student)
Andrea Aguila
Andrea Aguila
(MECN student)
Iliana Gamez
Iliana Gamez
(BSN student)

Council Activities

  • Serve as an advisory group to the Administration
  • Review findings of the Climate survey and consider next steps
  • Develop plans for an educational series and lectures
  • Support mentorship strategies for junior and mid-career faculty and students from underrepresented minorities