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Imelda Macias

Title:Executive Director DEI
Office:Warde Academic Center
Department: Office of Inclusive Excellence


Dr. Imelda Macías currently serves as the Executive Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. Dr. Macías holds a B.A. in communications from the Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico, an MBA in marketing/internet and social media from Saint Xavier University, and an Ed.D. in higher education/interdisciplinary leadership from Governors State University. Her area of research is focused on the role of Hispanic-Serving Institutions in enrollment, retention and graduation rates of first generation Latinx students. She is fluent in Spanish and is involved in several initiatives that serve the institution's diverse student population and their families.


Ed.D. in Higher Education/Interdisciplinary Leadership
Governors State University

MBA in Marketing/Internet and Social Media
Saint Xavier University

B.A. in Communications
Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico