About Barbara Cockfield

Barbara Cockfield is the Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Russell Sage College. Previously, she was the Director of Student Engagement and Diversity at SUNY Adirondack in Queensbury, New York, where she led, coordinated, planned and developed a collaborative, college-wide vision for equity, diversity and inclusion. Prior to that, she served as program manager for Equity, Diversity and Special Programs at Hillsborough Community College, a multi-campus institution serving 44,000 students in the Tampa area.

“I am very excited to join the Russell Sage College family and to continue to advance its legacy and commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion within the mission, curriculum and experiential learning of the institution.”