Pamela Phayme, Director
Pamela Phayme joined the Student Life team in 2009. As the Director of Diversity Initiatives, her primary focus is on coordinating campus programs that focus on multiculturalism, cultural heritage month celebrations, conducting social justice trainings/ workshops for the Barnard community, facilitating student leadership retreats and advising cultural clubs and organizations.
Originally from Richmond, VA this "southern belle" has learned to fully appreciate life in New York City! When she isn't in the office Pam enjoys visiting museums, seeing Broadway shows, playing tennis and finding new places to have brunch.
Dianne Delima joined the Diversity Initiatives staff as a Graduate Assistant in September of 2011. She is a west coast native and lived in southern California for seven years before moving to study Higher Education and Diversity at Teachers College, Columbia University. As the G.A. for programming Dianne’s primary responsibilities include: facilitating the Campus Vibes Dialogue Series, co-advising cultural heritage month celebrations, working collaboratively with the Admissions Office on special recruitment initiatives and planning the annual Legacy Graduation Program for seniors.
In her free time Dianne likes running, playing basketball and tennis. She also enjoys movies, the beach, going to museums and cheering on the L.A. Lakers!