Care Team Members

Care Team Operations meets the second Wednesday of every month and includes the following first-point-of contact positions:

Care Team – Operations
Department/Office Name
*Student Retention Initiatives (SRI)/Academic Affairs Heather Reed (Chair)
Student Retention Initiatives (SRI) Tyler Harrison
Student Retention Initiatives (SRI) De’Ja Johnson
Student Affairs Diversity Initiatives (SADI) Dominque (DJ) Thomas
Director of Student Services (or designee) from each Academic College

The Care Team – Full Membership meets on the fourth Wednesday of every month and includes the following positions:

Care Team – Full Membership
Department/Office Name
Trojan Transition and Assistance Center (TTAC) Leah Ford
*Campus Living Dr. Patti Light
*Counseling Services Aresh Assadi
*Dean of Students/Student Affairs Dr. Richard Harper
Director of Student Services (or designee) from each Academic College
*Disability Resource Center Reed Claiborne
Financial Aid Jonathan Coleman
Graduate School Nicole Godfrey
*Health Services Dr. Mike Kirk
Student Affairs Diversity Initiatives (SADI) Dominque (DJ) Thomas
Student Experience Center and Multicultural Initiatives
*Student Retention Initiatives (SRI)/Academic Affairs Heather Reed (Chair)
*Student Retention Initiatives (SRI) Tyler Harrison
TRIO Student Support Services Desarae Nelson

Auxiliary Care Team members are to be consulted on an as-needed basis, including the following:

  • Athletics Representative
  • Bursar Office Representative
  • Career Services Representative
  • *Health Services Representative
  • Military Student Support
  • Office of International Student Services (OISS) Representative
  • Provost Office Representative
  • *UA Little Rock Police Dept. Representative

*Also a Member of the Behavioral Intervention Team