J_Perez2-300x206Josmell Pérez is the Assistant Director for Multicultural Programs and Carolina Latinx Collaborative within D&I.

Prior to Carolina, he worked as Assistant Director of Admissions and Multicultural Recruitment Director for Moravian College, where he led an initiative that resulted in the doubling of multicultural student enrollment. He also served as an Admissions Counselor at Ohio University in Athens, where his territory was the northwest part of the state.

Josmell was born in Lima, Peru and moved at the age of five with his family to Northern New Jersey. He graduated from Muhlenberg College with a degree in Psychology and Spanish and an M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction from the School of Education at UNC-Chapel Hill. He is currently working on his doctoral degree in Education at Carolina.