Evette Allen Moore has joined the New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine at its Jonesboro location as assistant dean for diversity, equity and inclusion.
Moore previously worked for Arkansas State University, where she most recently held the role of assistant vice chancellor for diversity, inclusion, and community engagement. Before then, she was the university’s executive director of inclusive excellence and director of its Multicultural Center.
"After more than a decade in higher education, Dr. Allen Moore has a proven track record of working with various stakeholders to achieve results," Dr. Brian Harper, vice president for equity and inclusion and chief medical officer at New York Tech, said in a news release. "Our entire university will benefit from her expertise and we’re extremely excited to add her to our team."
Allen Moore, an Arkadelphia native, has also held roles in higher education at Utah State University and the University of Denver.
She holds a doctorate with an emphasis in diversity and higher learning from the University of Denver, a master's in family studies from Texas Woman’s University, and a master's in communication studies from the University of North Texas.
Moore earned her undergraduate degree at Arkansas State.