Diversity Collective Co-Chairs


Carli Spina Carli Spina, Associate Professor-Librarian, Head of Research and Instructional Services, Co-Chair of the Diversity Collective

Carli joined the FIT Library in 2018. Before coming to FIT, she gained experience as the Head Librarian for Assessment & Outreach at the Boston College Libraries and as the Emerging Technologies and Research Librarian at the Harvard Law School Library. Prior to becoming a librarian, she was an Associate Attorney in a Boston law firm for several years. Carli holds an EdM from Harvard Graduate School of Education, an MLIS from Simmons College, a JD from the University of Chicago Law School, and a BA from Harvard College. She also has a professional graduate certificate in museum studies from the Harvard Extension School.

Diversity Collective Representatives

Library Diversity Collective Committee
Carli Spina, Matthew Michaels

Business and Technology Collective Committee
Loretta Volpe, Imran Islam

Administration Collective Committee
Jocelin Engel

Continuing Education Collective Committee
Mary O'leary 

Liberal Arts Collective Committee 
Deborah Berhanu , Matthew Petrunia

Academic Affairs Collective Committee
Cinthia Policard, Devon Vidal

Museum Collective Committee
Valerie Steele, Tanya Melendez

EMSS Collective Committee
Vernon Goodman-Keating ,Matilde Perez ,Deven Dindyal

Information Technology Collective Committee
Rick Hoar

School of Graduate Studies Collective Committee 
Paul Melton, Umilta Allsop

Art and Design
Wendy Yothers, Nicole Benefield

Finance & Administration DEI Committee
William Ansong, Margaret Lindo-DeFranco

FIT Foundation
Liz Manalio

Communications and External Relations
Ivana Cepeda