ABS Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Team

Diversity and Inclusion

The A&BS Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Team strives to promote a welcoming and respectful atmosphere for its employees, customers, and partners through the following efforts: 

  • Engagement – share resources and connect with A&BS staff throughout the employee life cycle to understand their individual experiences and needs  
  • Awareness – promote news, events and educational opportunities that support the efforts of diversity, equity, and inclusion 
  • Support – provide a forum where A&BS unit representatives can share best practices and openly discuss diversity, equity and inclusion issues impacting Penn State, the local community and beyond 
  • Recommendation – advocate for policies and practices that enhance diversity, equity and inclusion within A&BS 

Team Members

Victoria Prewitt-Rodriguez - Food Services (co-chair)
Jason Thomas - Transportation Services (co-chair)
Kate Bean - Bryce Jordan Center
Annette Bottorf - Lion Surplus
Kenneth Frederick - Housing
Kelly Griffith - Multimedia Print Center
Brenda Hall - Ancilliary Services
Jennifer Hart  - Administrative Executive Support
Andy Heckathorne - Marketing Office
Eneri Knarr - Food Services
Heidi Lefort - Administrative Executive Support
Heather Luse - Culinary Support Services
Katy Petrosky - Culinary Support Services
Chelsea Rupert - Lion Surplus
Amber Sharkawy - Food Services
Anna Sostarecz - Food Services
Jonathan Swart - Marketing Office
Lindsey Torba - Food Services
Mark Tranguch - Housing
Scott Wilkinson - General Stores
Robert Zeigler - Food Services
For more information, email Victoria Prewitt-Rodriguez at [email protected] or Jason Thomas at [email protected].