DR. DANNIE MOORE '04
Dr. Dannie Moore serves as the Vice President for Student Life and Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer at Eastern Kentucky University. In this role, Dr. Moore is tasked with creating an exceptional experience from all student and embedding Diversity, Equity and Inclusion into the core functions of the institution.
Prior to this role, Dr. Moore spent nine years at Northern Kentucky University in multiple roles, lastly serving as the Co-Interim Chief Student Affairs Officer. His portfolio included oversight of African American Student Initiatives, Disability Programs and Services, Health Counseling and Student Wellness, Latino Programs and Services, LGBTQ Program and Services, Norse Violence Prevention, Parents Attending College (PAC), Upward Bound and leadership for the Center for Student Inclusiveness. During his higher education career Dr. Moore also served as the Assistant Director of Multicultural Affairs at the University of Texas and Arlington, Resident Director at Marquette University, and Associate Residence Hall Director at Eastern Illinois University.
Dr. Moore received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Parkside, Master of Science Degree in College Student Affairs from Eastern Illinois University, and his Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership from Northern Kentucky University.
Dr. Moore enjoys teaching, mentoring students and staff, presenting on diversity and inclusion, leadership, and NPHC fraternities and sororities. He is an active member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Incorporated, where he has served as an undergraduate chapter advisor in some capacity for the last twelve years. He is also actively involved with the American College Personnel Association (ACPA), the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA), and the Kentucky Association of Blacks in Higher Education (KABHE) serving as a conference presenter, program reviewer and member of multiple committees.
Dr. Moore is married with two beautiful daughters.