Staff

Meet the staff of HERS, a diverse group of individuals working toward achieving gender equity and diversity in higher education leadership through programs, resources, and a robust and growing network of experts, scholars, practitioners, and alums.

Click the photos to learn more about each staff member.
Not sure where to start? Email hers@hersnetwork.org.

Shannon B. Lundeen

Shannon B. Lundeen, Ph.D.

Vice President of Programs and Operations

Felicia McGinty, Ed.D.

Director of Outreach and Engagement

Tracey Bedford

Tracey Bedford, M.B.A.

Business Officer

Charlene Emory

Charlene Emory-Proctor, M.A.

Assistant Director of Programs

Lauren Inman, M.Ed.

Lauren Inman, M.Ed.

Instructional Designer and CRM Specialist

Michelle Karas

Michelle Karas, B.A.

Executive Assistant to the President, Board Relations Coordinator, and Office Manager

Alicia Olivares Kirkeby

Alicia Olivares Kirkeby, M.A.

Senior Associate Director of Outreach and Engagement

Lindsey Templeton, Ph.D.

Lindsey Templeton, Ph.D.

Associate Director of Programs and Research

In honor of the birthday of Dr. Lilli S. Hornig (1921-2017), renowned scientist and the first Executive Director of HERS.

Contributions of any amount make a difference and will count toward our goal of securing 103 gifts in honor of Dr. Hornig’s 103rd birthday.

July 6 – 18, 2020
Virtual

Applications now being accepted.

 

$7,699

How will the virtual experience work? Our subjects and speakers have not changed. We will use a mix of on-demand video, networking exercises, and interactive real-time sessions to deliver a transformative experience with greater work-life flexibility.

Deadline
Extended 05/01/2020 (5 p.m. MT)

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June 8 – 20, 2020
Virtual

Applications now being accepted.

 

$7,699

How will the virtual experience work? Our subjects and speakers have not changed. We will use a mix of on-demand video, networking exercises, and interactive real-time sessions to deliver a transformative experience with greater work-life flexibility.

 

Deadline
Extended 05/01/2020 (5 p.m. MT)

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Weekends (Sep, Nov, Feb, March), 2020-2021
Boston metro area (Wellesley & Natick, MA)

The first weekend will be a virtual session to accommodate the uncertainty around fall schedules and health concerns.

 

Weekend dates: September 24 – 26, 2020, November 12 – 14, 2020, February 4 – 6, 2021, March 18 – 20, 2021

 

$8,499 

(Participants will be responsible for their own hotel arrangements)

 

Extended Deadline
08/03/2020 (5 p.m. MT)

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