Alumni Board

Meet your Neal-Marshall leadership team

We’re glad to have you as part of our IU community. Let us to introduce ourselves.

Evelyn Pierce-Hicks


Evelyn earned a MA and BA in Education with a minor in Urban Education at Indiana University. She is currently an education supervisor in Indiana Correctional Education.

Baindu Lucy Bayon, Ph.D.

Vice President

Baindu earned her B.S. in Biology at Indiana University and is a postdoctoral researcher at the IU School of Medicine.

Dr. Louise Elizabeth Goggans


Louise earned a BA, M.S. and Med. Sc.D. at Indiana University and is a retired dietician and educator.

Maurice Taylor


Maurice earned a B.A at Indiana University and is currently a consultant for Diversity Talent Strategy & Acquisition and for Global Recruiting and Staffing at Eli Lilly & Company.

Dawn Michele Whitehead, Ph.D.


Dawn earned a B.A, M.S. and Ph.D. at Indiana University. She is senior director for Global Learning and Curricular Change at the Association of American Colleges and Universities.

Vernon A. Williams


Vernon earned a B.A. from Indiana University and is the communication and engagement strategist at IUPUI.

Shontrai D. Irving, Esq.

Immediate Past President

Shontrai earned a B.A., M.A. and J.D. at Indiana University. He is a clinical assistant professor of Business Law at Purdue University Northwest.