Meet the Team

Meet Darius Whitaker

Darius Whitaker (he/him) is the Program Manager for our DEIA initiative in the department. He has been with us for almost a month!

What is your favorite part about your job? 

My favorite part of my job is being able to help enhance and create inclusive working environments. In addition, I enjoy being able to connect with other DEI professionals around campus and the city.

What’s something that most people don’t know about you?

I am the first in my family to go to college.

What do you do outside of work? family? hobbies? 

Outside of work, I enjoy hanging out with friends trying new restaurants, binge-watching television shows, and traveling.

What three items would you take with you to a deserted island? (excluding, food, water, & shelter)

Cell phone, bug spray, and favorite book