Multicultural Emerging Scholars Program

Meet the Team

The Multicultural Emerging Scholars Summer Bridge and Living Learning Community program (MESP) is possible because of a dedicated team of professionals at The University of Toledo with a passion for student development, growth and retention.

Valerie Simmons-WalstonValerie Simmons-Walston
Interim Vice President for Student Affairs



Malaika BellMalaika Bell, M.A.
Interim Executive Director for Diversity and Inclusion




Stefanie Bias
Executive Assistant for Diversity and Inclusion



Last Updated: 6/27/22