Staff

Kim Turner

Kimberly D. Turner, M.Ed.

Director

Kim calls the Washington Metropolitan (DMV) area home, more specifically Sterling, VA.  She has been in multicultural affairs and higher education for over 10 years and enjoys working with students. Prior to coming to Charlotte, Kim served as the Associate Director of ALANA Services at Loyola University Maryland for 6 years and as the Assistant Director of the Center for Multicultural Student Services at James Madison University (JMU) for three years.

Regena Brown

Regena Y. Brown

Assistant Director

Regena first joined the Niner Nation Family as an undergraduate student, studying Psychology.  After receiving her Master's of Education in Higher Education Administration at UNC Greensboro, Regena returned to serve UNC Charlotte in the Undergraduate Admissions office.  Regena has been with the Multicultural Resource Center since the fall of 2009 and has been responsible for creating the Let's Talk About It Series, supervising the Multicultural Student Council, growing the Women of

Josh Burford

Josh Burford

Assistant Director

Josh is an archivist, an activist, and a radical educator with over 15 years experience working with minority communities and diversity education.  Josh began his teaching career in 1998 and has worked inside and outside the classroom advocating for liberation for Queer communities and for social justice.

Rachael Forester

Assistant Director

Rachael is a first-time North Carolina resident. Prior to coming to Charlotte, Rachael resided in Cortland, New York where she served as a Residence Hall Director and the Interim Assistant Director for the Multicultural Life and Diversity Office at SUNY Cortland.

Elsie Byrd

Administrative Assistant

God first, family second, and friends! 

Aquaphile, sunrise, bibliophile, high tea, hats, lavender, crafter, piano, purple, gatherer, giver, cinematic score, peace seeker, and so much more.

Sherry Bruce

Sherry Bruce

Administrative Support, Religious and Spiritual Life

Sherry has lived in the Charlotte area for most of her life and has been with Religious and Spiritual Life (RSL) at UNC Charlotte since 2000. She has a B.S. in Criminal Justice with a concentration in Sociology from Appalachian State University. She assists the office with program planning and execution, manages the RSL website, and offers support to the UNC Charlotte religious and spiritual student organizations.