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Latinx Advisory Board Committee

Membership:  Latino Community Resource Center Coordinator as co-chair, Chief Diversity Officer and Title IX Coordinator as co-chair, Representative from the Parent and Family Association, 1 representative from Admissions, Vice Provost for Student Achievement, 1 representative from Health and Counseling Services, Military Advisor in Residence, a Community Representative, a faculty member, two additional staff members, two student representatives.

The coordinator of the LCRC will select the members of the advisory council.  After being appointed, the members of the advisory council will serve for an academic year.

Description: The board has the responsibility for:

  1. Focusing on identifying areas of need within the Latinx community at APSU
  2. Collaborating in the implementation of new strategies that will contribute to the recruitment, success, and retention of Latinx students
  3. Recommending speakers, programs, and collaborations for the Latino Community Resource Center events.

2021-2022 Membership:

Name Area Department Service Terms
Yanaraliz Barnes Coordinator-co-chair Hispanic Cultural Center 2021-2022
LaNeeca Williams Co-chair CDO/Title IX Coordinator 2021-2022
Tammy Bryan Representative Parent and Family Association 2021-2022
Alejandro J. Herrera Admissions Representative Admissions 2021-2022
Nancy KingSanders

Vice Provost for Student Achievement

Student Success


Walt Lord U. S. Army (Retired) Military Advisor in Residence 2021-2022
Teresa Prendes-Walls Health and Counseling Services Representative Health and Counseling Service 2021-2022
Jasmine V. Linares Coordinator Military Student Center SAF 2021-2022
Ashley N. Kautz Coordinator

Adult, Nontraditional & Transfer
Student Center

Miguel Ruiz-Aviles Professor Cultural Director 2021-2022
Maria Jimenez Community Representative Community Representative 2021-2022
Kemeliz Fuentes Student Representative Student Representative 2021-2022
Nate Guerrero Student Representative Student representative 2021-2022

If you have questions, concerns, or would like more information about the Hispanic Cultural Center Advisory Committee please contact,

Yanaraliz Barnes, Co-Chair