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2019 Diversity Questionnaire Responses

The Coalition for a Diverse Harvard, along with 13 other Harvard alumni organizations*, has asked each of the 9 Overseer candidates and 9 Elected Director candidates nominated by the Harvard Alumni Association to answer a questionnaire about their views. Responses have been received from all of the candidates.


Please visit our homepage to see our endorsements for 2019 and click here to JOIN THE COALITION.


Click on a name below to view each candidate's response. 

Responses from Candidates for Overseer Nominated by the Harvard Alumni Association (nine)

Danguole Spakevicius Altman AB ’81 magna cum laude  (attachment 1) (attachment 2)

Alice Hm Chen MPH ’01

Scott C. Collins AB ’87 magna cum laude, JD ’90 cum laude

Janet Echelman AB ’87 magna cum laude

Vivian Hunt DBE AB ’89 cum laude, MBA ’95

Tyler Jacks AB ’83 magna cum laude

John B. King Jr. AB ’96 (’95) magna cum laude

Reshma Saujani MPP ’99

Ryan Wise EdLD ’13


Responses from Candidates for Elected Director Nominated by the Harvard Alumni Association (nine)

George C. Alex AB ’81 cum laude

Bryan C. Barnhill II AB ’08

Ethel Billie Branch AB ’01 cum laude, JD ’08, MPP ’08

Salomé Cisnal de Ugarte LLM ’94

Adrienne E. Dominguez AB ’90 cum laude

Michael J. Gaw AB ’90 magna cum laude

Christina Lewis AB ’02 cum laude

Zandile H. Moyo AB ’00 cum laude

Derek C. M. van Bever MBA ’88, MDiv ’11



New this year: online voting will be available via a link sent by email on April 3rd. You can find more information about how it will work here


Paper ballots for the Overseers and Elected Directors will be mailed to Harvard and Radcliffe alumni by April 1st and must be received by 5:00 pm EDT on Tuesday, May 21st.


*Alumnae-i Network for Harvard Women
Coalition for a Diverse Harvard
First Generation Harvard Alumni
Harvard Alumnae of Color
Harvard Arab Alumni Association
Harvard Asian American Alumni Alliance
Harvard Black Alumni Society
Harvard Gender & Sexuality Caucus
Harvard Latino Alumni Alliance

Harvard Progressive Jewish Alumni
Harvard South Asian Alumni Alliance

Harvard Tamil Sangam Alumni
Harvard University Muslim Alumni
Native American Alumni of Harvard University  

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