Meet the Staff

At Rutgers University- Newark, we seek to create a safe and affirming environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and ally students, faculty and staff.

Stop by and see us some time!

Center Staff

Yoleidy Rosario

Pronouns: Ze/Zir/Zirs or They/Them/Their
Director, LGBTQ & Intercultural Resource Center
Rutgers University-Newark
175 University Avenue, Conklin Hall Room 232
Newark, NJ 07102-1814
973-353- 3416                                                                                                                                             
yoleidy.rosario@rutgers.edu

 

Mel McCuin

Pronouns: She, Her, Hers
Program Coordinator, LGBTQ & Intercultural Resource Center
Rutgers University-Newark
175 University Avenue, Conklin Hall Room 232
Newark, NJ 07102-1814
973-353-2796
mem458@scarletmail.rutgers.edu

 

Graduate Assistants

Jewell Palmer

Pronouns: She, Her, Hers
Program Coordinator, LGBTQ & Intercultural Resource Center
Rutgers University-Newark
175 University Avenue, Conklin Hall Room 232
Newark, NJ 07102-1814
973-353-2796
jkp79@scarletmail.rutgers.edu

 

 

JoAnn Paul 

Pronouns: She, Her, Hers
Program Coordinator, LGBTQ & Intercultural Resource Center
Rutgers University-Newark
175 University Avenue, Conklin Hall Room 232
Newark, NJ 07102-1814
973-353-2796
jmp563@scarletmail.rutgers.edu

 

Office Assistants

Brian Cabrera

Pronouns: He, Him, His
Office Assistant, LGBTQ & Intercultural Resource Center
Rutgers University-Newark
175 University Avenue, Conklin Hall Room 232
Newark, NJ 07102-1814
973-353-2796
 
Michelle Martinez

Pronouns: She, Her, Hers
Office Assistant, LGBTQ & Intercultural Resource Center
Rutgers University-Newark
175 University Avenue, Conklin Hall Room 232
Newark, NJ 07102-1814
973-353-2796

 
 

L.I.T. Mentors

Abigail Oquea

Pronouns: She, Her, Hers
L.I.T Mentor, LGBTQ & Intercultural Resource Center
Rutgers University-Newark
175 University Avenue, Conklin Hall Room 232
Newark, NJ 07102-1814
973-353-2796

 

Jamie Frank

Pronouns: She, Her, Hers
L.I.T Mentor, LGBTQ & Intercultural Resource Center
Rutgers University-Newark
175 University Avenue, Conklin Hall Room 232
Newark, NJ 07102-1814
973-353-2796

 

Kelsey Benoit

Pronouns: She, Her, Hers
L.I.T Mentor, LGBTQ & Intercultural Resource Center
Rutgers University-Newark
175 University Avenue, Conklin Hall Room 232
Newark, NJ 07102-1814
973-353-2796

 

Kwame Ampadu-Nyarkoh

Pronouns: He, Him, His
L.I.T Mentor, LGBTQ & Intercultural Resource Center
Rutgers University-Newark
175 University Avenue, Conklin Hall Room 232
Newark, NJ 07102-1814
973-353-2796

 

Melissa Saenz

Pronouns: She, Her, Hers
L.I.T Mentor, LGBTQ & Intercultural Resource Center
Rutgers University-Newark
175 University Avenue, Conklin Hall Room 232
Newark, NJ 07102-1814
973-353-2796

 

Tiffany Moreno

Pronouns: She, Her, Hers
L.I.T Mentor, LGBTQ & Intercultural Resource Center
Rutgers University-Newark
175 University Avenue, Conklin Hall Room 232
Newark, NJ 07102-1814
973-353-2796