About Us

ALAHEDO’s History

The Alabama Association of Higher Education Diversity Officers advise its members on issues, policies, and practices that affect diversity at higher education institutions in Alabama. The association proposes initiatives to ensure that higher education institutions in Alabama fairly meet the needs of its underrepresented faculty, staff and students. 

What We Do

The association proposes initiatives to ensure that higher education institutions in Alabama fairly meet the needs of its underrepresented faculty, staff and students. The association reports regularly, directly and through its members, to presidents, provosts and the higher education community on the status of diversity in Alabama.

ALAHEDO's Commitment

ALAHEDO commits to:

  • Produce and disseminate empirical evidence through research to inform diversity initiatives
  • Identify and circulate exemplary practices
  • Provide professional development for current and aspiring diversity officers
  • Inform and influence national and local policies
  • Create and foster networking opportunities