Meet our team

Melissa Peterson

Director of Tribal Relations, Equity Advisor

Creating educational opportunities in order to build sustainable relationships with tribal communities and to support Native American Jayhawks.
Lori Hasselman

Assistant Director, Native American Student Success Coordinator

Providing Native American students holistic support, mentoring, resources, professional development opportunities, cultural and social programming.

University Academic Support Centers

Housing Native American Initiatives, the University Academic Support Centers provides a variety of academic support programs designed to support learning for all KU students.