Centro Hispano

Meet the Staff

Biographies of current staff workers of Centro Hispano.
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Edelmira Segovia

Director of Centro Hispano, Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion

(910) 962.2551


Edelmira Segovia is from Lima, Peru. Her research area is the academic success of ethnic and racial minorities, particularly of Hispanic students at selective colleges or universities. In her 20 years of work with public education, she has served populations underrepresented in higher education, taught world languages (Spanish and ELL), coordinated migrant education programs, and served as diversity and inclusion administrator.

Ed.D. in Leadership And Administration. University Of North Carolina Wilmington, 2012.

M.A. in Romance Languages. Appalachian State University, 2003.

B.A. in Spanish. University Of North Carolina Wilmington, 1998.

Liliana Madrid

Liliana Madrid

Program Coordinator and MI CASA Advisor, Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion

(910) 962.2631


Liliana Madrid is of Salvadorian heritage, she is a seasoned student affairs professional dedicated to nurturing student success. With over 10 years of experience in diversity and inclusion initiatives, she works to create a supportive environment for all students. Throughout her career, she has gained valuable experience and insight into student retention, intersectionality, social justice, and advocacy.

M.S. in Higher Education Administration. Bay Path University.
B.A. in Political Science and Minor in Hispanic Studies. Trinity College.

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