Alum Dr. Torsheika Maddox Promoted to a New Role in Diversity Leadership at UW

Dr. Torsheika Maddox has advanced to become the inaugural Senior Operations Officer and Chief of Staff to the Interim Deputy Vice Chancellor for Diversity & Climate and Chief Diversity Officer in the Division of Diversity, Equity & Educational Achievement (DDEEA).

In her new role, Dr. Maddox will apply her skills as a trained Sociologist (demographer), organizational and project manager, and higher education leader to enhance the strategy and operational areas of the division while working to strengthen the institutional impact of Chief Diversity Officer’s campus-wide scope of responsibilities.

After receiving her bachelor’s degree at Rutgers University-New Brunswick, Dr. Maddox earned two master’s degrees and the Ph.D. in Sociology from UW–Madison. She joined the DDEEA’s staff in 2015.

More on Dr. Maddox’s new role can be found here. Congratulations!