ABOUT BLACK PROFESSIONAL NETWORK

MISSION STATEMENT

Mission: The UNT Black Professional Network is designed to support and improve employee and student recruitment, mentorship and retention. 
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VISION STATEMENT

The UNT Black Professional Network (BPN) serves employees that identify within the African Diaspora and aspires to contribute to the:

  • Recruitment, promotion and development of faculty, staff and students that are representative of the student population and the communities that we serve.
  • Building and sustaining an inclusive campus community that is recognized as a model internally and externally for promoting respect, valuing differences and encouraging engagement.
  • Transformation towards a more culturally and linguistically competent university. 

MEETING DAY & TIME

The Black Professional Network meets on the last Thursday of every month at 11:30 a.m. Visit our Upcoming Events page to learn more about our next meeting. We hope you will join us!

MEET OUR LEADERSHIP

 

Landon Ellison headshot

Landon Ellison

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President
Dr. Zachary Shirley Ed.D headshot

Dr. Zachary Shirley Ed.D

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First Vice President
Latrice Moore headshot

Latrice Moore

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VP of Administration
Shabaz Brown headshot

Shabaz Brown

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VP of Finance
Asa Johnson headshot

Asa Johnson

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Community and Alumni Engagement Chair
Asiah Claiborne headshot

Asiah Claiborne

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Community and Alumni Engagement Chair
Gwendolyn Moore headshot

Gwendolyn Moore

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Employee Engagement Chair
Dorothy Boyle headshot

Dorothy Boyle

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Employee Engagement Chair
Cherie Ichu headshot

Cherie Ichu

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Marketing and Communication Chair
Stephen Lewis headshot

Stephen Lewis

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Marketing and Communication Chair
DiJai Dowling headshot

DiJai Dowling

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Student Engagement Chair
Erma Udota headshot

Erma Udota

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Student Engagement Chair
Courtney Graham headshot

Courtney Graham

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Frisco Connection