Vickie Gomez, Ed.D. is the Director of Campus and Student Community Engagement with the Office of Campus Community Relations in the Offices of the Chancellor and Provost. In her current role she is responsible for the development and implementation of campus wide initiatives and programs that focus on diversity, equity and inclusion. She has been a member of the UC Davis Diversity Trainers Institute since 2006 where she teaches several courses for the certificate series in Diversity Awareness and Cultural Competence. Prior to joining UC Davis, she served as an Associate Director of a Trio program at San Jose State University. Vickie holds a master’s degree in Counseling Education from San Jose State University, and a doctorate in Educational Leadership from UC Davis. She also holds a Community College Teaching Credential in Psychology and has taught at Evergreen Community College in San Jose.