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ODCE and ODCE ERG Coordinator

Executive Sponsor

The Executive Sponsor plays a critical role in the success of each ERG. The Executive Sponsor is not an honorary or figurehead position; Executive Sponsors should plan to play an active role with the ERG. One element of that role is to make sure the ERG stays focused on problem-solving and assistance to UTD’s diversity/inclusion efforts in the areas of recruitment and retention.

Executive Sponsors may be identified by ERG members, may volunteer or may be invited to participate by the VP of ODCE. Executive Sponsors will be selected after review by the senior leadership of ODCE.

Ideally, Executive Sponsors are:

Executive Sponsors may: