Office of Diversity and Inclusion

LGBTQA+ Initiatives

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LGBTQA+ Liaison with the Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Danielle stamper

Danielle Stamper
Program Coordinator
Student Union 2500
Mail Stop 109
419.530.2261 office (main)
419.530.3824 (direct)
419.530.4638 (fax)


 Bio:  Danielle is a student affairs practitioner at The University of Toledo, where she is responsible for programs and services for the Eberly Center for Women and LGBTQA+ Initiatives. Danielle also teaches Intro to Women’s and Gender Studies to undergraduate students and serves as the LGBTQA+ Liaison with the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, assisting in the institutional efforts to support LGBTQA+ persons on campus. Outside the university, Danielle is engaged in activism surrounding social justice issues, including: LGBTQ rights, women’s rights, and racial justice. When not at work, Danielle can be found hiking, kayaking, and spending time with her partner and two dogs.


LGBTQA+ Advisory Board

 The LGBTQA+ Advisory Board meets monthly to provide input and guidance to LGBTQA+ Initiatives – Office of Multicultural Student Success, and the Office of Diversity and Inclusion on planning, implementation, and operational aspects for the enhancement of LGBTQ students, faculty, staff and community. The Advisory Board serves as ambassadors for the LGBTQA+ community within the University community. The LGBTQA+ Advisory Board can be reached at with any questions or concerns.


The LGBTQA+ Advisory Board collaborates with offices and programs across campus to provide outreach, support, advocacy and community building for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans-identified, queer and asexual students, faculty, and staff.  In alignment with the university’s core values of diversity and inclusion, the advisory board works with relevant campus departments and organizations to respond to the needs and concerns of UToledo’s LGBTQA+ community.



October 1-31 | office of multicultural student success

Planning committees are open to all UToledo students, faculty, and staff. If you are interested in serving on the planning committee for LGBTQA History Month, please email

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Campus Pride Index

The Campus Pride Index sets the bar higher for LGBTQ-inclusive policies, programs and practices.  The index is owned and operated by Campus Pride, the leading national nonprofit organization for student leaders and campus groups working to create safer, more LGBTQ-friendly learning environments at colleges and universities. The index is supported under the Campus Pride Q Research Institute for Higher Education as well as benefits from strategic partnerships with professional organizations in higher education and related LGBTQ nonprofit organizations. 

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2019 LGBTQA+ Strategic Plan

Diversity Plan

The primary assumption associated with this LGBTQA+ Strategic Diversity Plan is that the University will allocate resources to establish the appropriate infrastructure for maximum operating efficiency. The goals and strategies described in this Strategic Plan will focus on the following areas of the University in order to provide focus and direction for the plan:

  • Recruitment and Retention
  • Education, Awareness, and Engagement
  • Gender Identity and Gender Expression Inclusion
  • Gender Neutral Facilities
  • Resources and Support

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Last Updated: 11/27/19