Scottie Safe Zone Committee

Safe Zone


Scottie Safe Zone Committee

Agnes Scott's Safe Zone program seeks to promote an emotionally, as well as physically, safe environment for LGBTQIA (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning, Intersex, and Allies) students, faculty, and staff. Through education, community resources, and ally training, we will promote understanding and support to students, faculty, and staff.

We recognize the diversity of sexual orientation, gender identity and expression among our community members; by recognizing this diversity we make a commitment to providing an inclusive and supportive environment for all members of our campus community.

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Faculty and staff who have completed Safe Zone training, using the education and resources provided, may designate themselves as allies for LGBTQIA students and colleagues. Safe Zone-certified employees are committed to providing our LGBTQIA community with non-judgmental assistance, acceptance, and respect.

The Safe Zone Committee, a subcommittee of the President’s Committee on Community Diversity, comprises the following individuals:

  • Lily Bailey, '16
  • Bria Carr, '15
  • Kristian Contreras, Assistant Director of Intercultural Engagement
  • Halden Ingwersen, '16
  • Keiran Flynn, '14 Intercultural/LGBTQ Fellow
  • Rafael Ocasio, Charles A. Dana Professor of Spanish
  • Jennifer Prince, Assistant Director of of Community Engagement
  • Kijua Sanders-McMurtry, Associate Vice President of Inclusion and Global Diveristy

The college's values, as well as nondiscrimination and harassment policies, clearly articulate the college's expectations that all community members will be treated fairly.

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