Kevin Collins comes to Health Equity Solutions after working in academia for the last 11 years. He most recently served as the Director of the Jeh Johnson ALANA Cultural Center at Vassar College where he conducted many equity, inclusion, and justice workshops for faculty, students, and administrators in addition to oversight of campus-wide cultural programming, and direct support and advocacy for and alongside students of color.
Kevin has worked in equity, inclusion, access, and belonging initiatives at the University of Chicago, DePaul University, Sam Houston State University, and Texas A&M University. Kevin is passionate about justice, equity, and inclusion and motivating people and institutions to center the experiences, wellbeing, and access for those on the margins.
Kevin earned his BA in Sociology from the University of Illinois and his Master’s in Educational Administration from Texas A&M University. He was born in Chicago, Illinois and raised in Joliet, Illinois. In his free time he loves cooking, binge-watching shows (old and new) on myriad streaming services, listening to music, and reading.