Who We Are

Walker Institute Fellows (2011-2012)

Community Fellows

Lori Mercedes
Hispanic American Council

Stephanie Moore
Mothers of Hope and
Kalamazoo City Commission

Rob Burgess
Benton Harbor Public Schools  

Carl Myles
Principal, Kalamazoo Central HS (retired)
Pastor Ervin Armstrong
Director, New Genesis

Jeff Brown
Poverty Reduction Initiative

Stacy Salters
Community Member

Johnny Berry
Community Member

Orlando Little
Community Member

Faculty Fellows

Kieran Fogarty
Interdisciplinary Health Sciences

Richard Cooper
Chair emeritus
Occupational Therapy

Regena Nelson
Teaching, Learning and Educational Studies
College of Education and Human Development

Jim Lewis
Health, Physical Education and Recreation

Kim Cummings
Social Work/Walker Institute



Lewis Walker Institute
The Study of Race and Ethnic Relations
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5236 USA
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