Dr. Michael D. Shutt is the Interim Sr. Director of the Center for Diversity and Inclusion (CDI) at Emory University. Prior to his current role, Michael served as the Assistant Dean for Campus Life and Director of the Office of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Life at Emory University and was the Founding Director of the University of Georgia’s LGBT Resource Center, the first LGBT Center at a public university in Georgia.
Michael is an adjunct faculty member in the Department of Counseling and Human Development in the University of Georgia’s College of Education. He served as a Co-Chair of the Consortium of Higher Education LGBT Resource Professionals and is currently a member of the Georgia Equality Board of Directors. Michael works with institutions of higher education throughout the country in their development of LGBT support services and social justice education. Michael received his Bachelor of Science and Master of Public Administration from Michigan State University and Doctor of Philosophy in Student Affairs Administration from the University of Georgia.