What is a safe zone ally?

  • Someone who is informed with accurate and current information on LGBT issues.
  • Someone who creates an atmosphere of safety and support, inclusive of the needs of LGBT students, faculty and staff.
  • Someone who respects confidentiality concerning questions about LGBT issues.
  • Someone who is aware of the services available to LGBT youth and adults, including support groups, hotlines, and other community resources.
  • Someone who will encourage others to attend Safe Zone training sessions and meetings.
  • Someone who will continue to learn about the issues affecting LGBT students, faculty and staff.
  • Someone who will challenge hate speech, name-calling, harassment, and discrimination, and real or threatened violence as it pertains to LGBT students, faculty, and staff, or those perceived to be LGBT.
Adapted from the University of North Carolina Greensboro’s website.

Safe zone allies

Name Office Email
Adams, Joy C. LIBR 108  Jadams4@ccbcmd.edu
Aho, Toni C. BARN 002B taho@ccbcmd.edu
Angelos, Kelly E. HTEC 222 kangelos@ccbcmd.edu
Arman, Beth C. HILT 404
E. ADMN 101
barman@ccbcmd.edu
Balson-Dreyer, Knikky C. CLLB 104
kbalsondreyer@ccbcmd.edu
Barnes, Johari E. ADMN 105D jbarnes3@ccbcmd.edu
Baunoch, Beth C. HUMN 117A bbaunoch@ccbcmd.edu
Bartlett, Fred C. HTEC 100-J fbartlett@ccbcmd.edu
Bennett, Kourtney
E. SSRV 203G kbennett5@ccbcmd.edu
Blum, JoAnne
C. LABB 203 jblum2@ccbcmd.edu
Briggs, Stephanie C. HUMN 110C sbriggs@ccbcmd.edu
Brown, Nina E. E. BESS 225
nbrown2@ccbcmd.edu
Brothers, Linda E. SSRV 103E lbrothers@ccbcmd.edu
Bruce, Katherine E. ADMIN  kbruce@ccbcmd.edu
Budd, Lorrie
D. COMM 204D lbudd@ccbcmd.edu
Burke, Brian C. CLLB 106 bburke@ccbcmd.edu
Burke, Jill E. E. LIBR 108 jburke@ccbcmd.edu
Burney, Lester
C. BESS 216 lburney@ccbcmd.edu
Chan, Louise E. SSRV 121 lchan@ccbcmd.edu
Cleaver, Kerry R R 188 kcleaver@ccbcmd.edu
Clemons, Thomas C. CSRV 225 tclemons@ccbcmd.edu
Coffey, Joe D. COMM 248 jcoffey@ccbcmd.edu
Colonna, Tom E. AHUM 233 tcolonna@ccbcmd.edu
Crist, Laura E. WELL 4 lcrist@ccbcmd.edu
Crossman, Patti E. AHUM 247 pcrossman@ccbcmd.edu
Courter, Zolita D. COMM 215 zcourter@ccbcmd.edu
Cunningham, Steve
E. SSRV 203G scunninghma2@ccbcmd.edu
Dolan, Thomas
D. COMM 204C kduckworth@ccbcmd.edu
Duckworth, Kristin
C. CLLB 130A kduckworth@ccbcmd.edu
Duda, Caitlin
E. ADMN 219 cduda@ccbcmd.edu
Duncan, Christina E. SSRV 105E  Cduncan3@ccbcmd.edu
Edwards, Laura E. SSRV 103 ledwards@ccbcmd.edu
Eugene, Rene
C. HTEC 218 reugene@ccbcmd.edu
Fabiszak, Crissy
D. COMM 204 cfabiszak@ccbcmd.edu
Farrell, Brian C. WELL 200I bfarrell@ccbcmd.edu
Fenton, Susan E. WELL 011 sfenton@ccbcmd.edu
Ferraris-O'Neall, Patricia E. BESS 310A pfoneill@ccbcmd.edu
Floyd, Jessica
E. AHUM 243 Jfloyd3@ccbcmd.edu
Floystad, Sonja
D. COMM 121C sfloystad@ccbcmd.edu
Garcia, Mary Jo D. COMM 210 mgarcia@ccbcmd.edu
Gebren, Susan C C. BARN 003B sgebren@ccbcmd.edu
Goehner, Kyle V. E. SSRV 207 kgoehner@ccbcmd.edu
Greiner, Mary
E. AHUM 314 mgriener@ccbcmd.edu
Griner, Heather D. SSRV 102 hgriner@ccbcmd.edu
Gronberg-Quinn, Linda S. C. BESS 211 lgronberg@ccbcmd.edu
Gunes, Janice
E. SSRV 146
jgunes@ccbcmd.edu
Gunn, Brian C. HUMN 011 bgunn@ccbcmd.edu
Hagan-Rhodes, Dell
E. COMM 166 drhodes@ccbcmd.edu
Hanks, Andrew C. SSRV ahanks@ccbcmd.edu
Harris, Erika
E. LIBR 121 eharris@ccbcmd.edu
Hayes, Sharon
E. SSRV 207 shayes@ccbcmd.edu
Hayek, Connie E. Library 207 chayek@ccbcmd.edu
Hervey, Martha E. SSRV 247 mhervey@ccbcmd.edu
Hibner, Jessica C. CNED 115 jhibner@ccbcmd.edu
Hinkle, Margaret
D. DENT 119 mhinkle@ccbcmd.edu
Holmes, Lois E. SSRV 327 lholmes@ccbcmd.edu
Hurley, Stacy D. SSRV 102  shurley@ccbcmd.edu
Jones, Gwen
E. SSRV 219 gjones@ccbcmd.edu
Johnson, Jayson jjohnson12@ccbcmd.edu
Jones, Tanya
D. COMM 216A tjones2@ccbcmd.edu
Kantorski, Cheryl C. LIBR 324 ckantorski@ccbcmd.edu
Keim, Melissa
D.SSRV 103 mkeim@ccbcmd.edu
Knight, Jackie
C. SSRV 135 jknight@ccbcmd.edu
Knowles, Donald E. SSRV 003 dknowles@ccbcmd.edu
Laing, Jennifer
E. MASH 510 jlaing@ccbcmd.edu
Lam, Dat C. LIBR 100 dlam2@ccbcmd.edu
Lawton, John C. BARN 004D jlawton@ccbcmd.edu
Lawton, Rachele E. SSRV 208C  rlawton@ccbcmd.edu
Lebed, Luba
E. SSRV 145 llebed@ccbcmd.edu
Lewis, Josephine A. C. BESS 213 jlewis4@ccbcmd.edu
LeVan-Krug, Rosanne C. HTEC 311B rlevan@ccbcmd.edu
Ligon, Sakina
E. COMM 117 sligon@ccbcmd.edu
Martino, Charles
E. SSRV 148 cmartino@ccbcmd.edu
McCadden. Ted D. COMM 212 tmccadden@ccbcmd.edu
Melchior, Sarah
C. SSRV 120 smelchior@ccbcmd.edu
Melfa, Adam C. SSRV 119 amelfa@ccbcmd.edu
Payne, Sarita C. SSRV 118 spayne@ccbcmd.edu
Pemberton, Jennifer
C. BESS 230 jpemberton@ccbcmd.edu
Poston, Kimberly
E. ADMN 105 kposton@ccbcmd.edu
Pratnicki, Vanessa E. LIBR 209 vpratnicki@ccbcmd.edu
Pritchard, Patricia
D. CRBL 113 ppritchard@ccbcmd.edu
Quintero-Hall Patricia D. COMM 200 pquinterohall@ccbcmd.edu
Radich, Marlene
E. SSRV 139 mradich@ccbcmd.edu
Ramsey, Patricia C. HUMN 110 pramsey@ccbcmd.edu
Robinson, Theresa C. BESS 210 trobinson@ccbcmd.edu
Rusnak, Andrew E. AHUM 212 arusnak@ccbcmd.edu
Scott, Caroline E. ADMN 105 cscott@ccbcmd.edu
Shaw, Michael E. SSRV 135 mshaw2@ccbcmd.edu
Shifflett, Katie D. SSRV 103C kshifflett@ccbcmd.edu
Simmons, Ashley
asimmons@ccbcmd.edu
Skarzinski, Jennifer
E. SSRV 203F jskarzinski@ccbcmd.edu
Slusher, Morgan P. E. BESS 226 mslusher@ccbcmd.edu
Smith, Patricia C. CSRV 225
psmith7@ccbcmd.edu
Sorrick, Penny C. E. SSRV 105 pjester@ccbcmd.edu
Spiegelman, Jason C. BESS 218 jspiegelman@ccbcmd.edu
Stastny, Hillary E. SSRV 139A hstastny@ccbcmd.edu
Stogel, Cathy S. C. SSRV 200G cstogel@ccbcmd.edu
Swiston, Joan C. HILT 303 jswiston@ccbcmd.edu
Sym, Daniel
C. BARN 003 dsym@ccbcmd.edu
Thomas, Lisa
E. HTEC 013 lthomas4@ccbcmd.edu
Topolski, Courtney
E. SSRV 153 ctopolski@ccbcmd.edu
Tripp, April E. WELL 3 atripp@ccbcmd.edu 
Trivane, Sheri E. AHUM 223 sharris@ccbcmd.edu
Trucker, Jeremy
D. COMM 206 jtrucker@ccbcmd.edu
Walker, LaKeisha
E. ADMN 300 lwalker5@ccbcmd.edu
Ward, Carla Parish C. LIBR 100  cpward@ccbcmd.edu
Washington, Eric E. SSRV 105E ewashington@ccbcmd.edu
Zimmerman, Nancy C. BESS 223
nzimmerman@ccbcmd.edu