Meet our team

Melissa Peterson

Native American Initiatives Director

Equity and Success Initiatives fosters the sense of belonging of all Jayhawks by providing intentional educational opportunities and culturally relevant support to students from orientation to graduation and beyond.
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Haskell/KU Exchange Program Coordinator

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

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Native American Initiatives, Haskell/KU Exchange Program, MSP Scholars Programs, Jayhawk JumpStart, KC Scholars, Hispanic Development Fund Scholars and Larsen Scholars.