Dr. Shannon Archibeque-Engle serves Colorado State University as the Assistant Vice President for Strategic Initiatives and Assessment in the Vice President for Diversity office. She accepts these responsibilities after serving the College of Agricultural Sciences as the Director of Diversity and Retention from 2013 through 2017, after over eight years in the Department of Animal Sciences. Dr. Archibeque-Engle is a passionate and knowledgeable professional committed to supporting student success and fostering an inclusive learning environment. She has led inclusion and student success workshops for diverse audiences from junior high schools to national professional development workshops and international conferences. Dr. Archibeque-Engle’s research focuses on an intersectional and Critical analysis of higher education. Shannon has a master of science in toxicology and a doctorate in higher education leadership, both from Colorado State University.