Harassment Support Team

The Harassment Support Team are members of the faculty and staff who are trained to assist and support students who have experienced harassment of any kind. Talking to a support team member does not obligate you to file a report of any kind. Students can contact someone from the list below directly to discuss an experience they are struggling with whether it was a one time incident or on-going.

Support Team members

amanda barbozaAmanda Barboza, Residence Hall Director
abarboza@macalester.edu, 651-696-6953

"Though we tremble before uncertain futures may we meet illness, death and adversity with strength may we dance in the face of our fears."--Gloria E. Anzaldúa
• Educational Background: M.ED, Iowa State University, Student Affairs and Higher Education, Graduate Certificate in Social Justice in Higher Education, BA, George Mason University, Government and International Affairs
• Personal Interests: eating at local restaurants, running, reading, fostering animals and exploring the Twin Cities

• Professional Memberships: School and College Organization of Prevention Educators (SCOPE), American College Personnel Association (ACPA), and National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA)

jacki betsworthJacki Betsworth, Library Office Manager
betsworth@macalester.edu, 651-696-6345

"“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure … As we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others."--Marianne Williamson
• Educational Background: BA – Music, Westmar College. Continuing education – Hamline University
• Personal Interests: Reading, Music Performance and Composition, Quilting, Cooking, Cats, Sustainability, Outreach of Various Types.

• Professional Memberships: Board member, Minnesota Library Foundation, Youth Music Coordinator, St. Frances Cabrini Church

Demetrius ColvinDemetrius Colvin, Department of Multicultural Life, Assistant Director Lealtad-Suzuki Center
dcolvin@macalester.edu, 651-696-6652

"We must not, in trying to think about how we can make a big difference, ignore the small daily differences we can make which, over time, add up to big differences that we often cannot foresee." -- Marian Wright Edelman
• Educational Background: MA in Counseling and Personnel Services from the University of Maryland, College Park, BA in Russian and International Studies, Case Western Reserve University
• Professional Affiliations: American College Personnel Association (ACPA)
• Personal Interests: Cooking, singing, laughing, gardening

coco duCoco Du, Residential Life
jdu@macalester.edu, 651-696-6690

"You are imperfect, you are wired for struggle, but you are worthy of love and belonging."--Brené Brown
• Educational Background: BA from University of Northern Iowa in Business Administration; MS from Minnesota State University- Mankato in Educational Leadership
• Personal Interests: Reading, watching TED talks and searching for the meaning of life

• Professional Memberships: American College Personnel Association (ACPA), Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education (NASPA), Association of College and University Housing Officers International (ACUHO-I)

allison greenleeAllison Greenlee, Campus Programs
greenlee@macalester.edu, 651-696-6202

ruth janisch lakeRuth Janisch Lake, Civic Engagement Center
janischlake@macalester.edu, 651-696-6645

barron koraleskyBarron Koralesky, Associate Director, ITS
koralesky@macalester.edu, 651-696-6623

"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."--Ghandi
• Educational Background: B.A. Carleton College, Physics, M.S./PhD (abd) University of Minnesota - Astrophysics
• Personal Interests: humor, camping, hiking, skiing, cooking, ultimate, home improvement, time with friends

sedric mcclureSedric McClure, Multicultural Counselor, MAX Center
mcclure@macalester.edu, 651-696-6014

"If there is no struggle, there is no progress."--Frederick Douglass
• Educational Background: BA in Political Science from Southwest Minnesota State University
• Personal Interests: I like to read, follow politics, and play golf. I also like to spend quality time with my family and friends.

teresa mesa adamuzTeresa Mesa Adamuz, Hispanic and Latin American Studies
mesat@macalester.edu, 651-696-6396