Tait D. Brooks
Director, Diversity Training & Education
pronouns: he / him
With over ten years of experience engaging successfully across diverse teams and identifying needs to address the success of organizations, Tait is passionate about developing institutional change that leads to an inclusive environment and culture. He leads innovative strategy development for DEI centers in higher education that influence DEI efforts in policies and programming that affect students, faculty and staff. Tait serves as a visionary expert for business units to advise systematic change and impact by facilitating opportunities to celebrate differences through effective and responsive training programs, search committee training and bias workshops, building community and stakeholder relations through innovative and creative programming and improving staff experience through the creation of affinity groups.
A native of Waco, Texas, and a graduate of Texas State University and Emory University - Candler School of Theology, Tait advocates being a lifelong learner and constantly exploring new adventures.