Rosa Rodriguez has been appointed as Chief Diversity Officer at CCSU. Ms. Rodriguez, who comes to Central with over 20 years of higher education experience, has served as the equal opportunity and diversity director and as special assistant to the vice president and interim associate vice president for student affairs at Metropolitan State University in Minnesota. At Saint Cloud Technical and Community College, also in Minnesota, she held positions as student affairs manager and vice president for student affairs.
Ms. Rodriguez has experience in affirmative action, diversity and antiracism training, ADA and investigative activities, and other aspects of higher education. Her academic fields of expertise include social work, counseling and guidance, and education and policy administration.