Meet the Team

Cynthia E. Boyd, MD, MBA
Cynthia E. Boyd, MD, MBA
Senior Associate Dean, Diversity and Inclusion
Associate Dean, Admissions and Recruitment, Rush Medical College
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
Princess L.J. Currence, DSW

Assistant Dean, Inclusive Excellence, Equity & Learning Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work

Andem "Andy" Ekpenyong MDAndem “Andy” Ekpenyong MD
​​​Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine​​​​
Director, Diversity & Inclusion Faculty Development Mentorship Program
Suzi Lopez, MD
Susan Lopez, MD
Assistant Dean, Diversity and Inclusion, Graduate Medical Education
Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
Jill M. Volk, MSEd
Jill M. Volk, MSEd
Director, Diversity and Inclusion, Outreach and Recruitment
Director, Admissions and Recruitment
Lolesia Johnson, MBA
Lolesia (Lisa) Johnson, MBA
Diversity and Inclusion Project Manager
Judith Busse
Judith Busse
Special Events Manager


Contact Us
Diversity and Inclusion at Rush Medical College
Office of Integrated Medical Education  
403 Armour Academic Center
600 S. Paulina St.
Chicago, IL 60612
Phone: (312) 942-6915