Assistant Dean of Students and CARE Case Manager, Loyola University Chicago
Dr. Paige J. Gardner (she/her/hers) has a depth of experience in crisis management, facilitating diversity & equity trainings, identity development workshops, and professional development retreats for college students, staff, and faculty. Her research agenda focuses on gender-equity in the workplace as well as scholar-practitioner identity development. As a queer, Black, Woman of Color, Paige finds great importance in advocating, empowering, and building solidarity-based coalitions with and for those on the margins of society. Inspired by the African proverb, Ubuntu, “I am, because we are,” Paige builds community, cultivates change, and creates space for others to take lead.