Viking of Distinction

Sheritta Strong

class of 1995

Strong is the Assistant Vice-Chancellor of Inclusion for UNMC and an Associate Professor and Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Department of Psychiatry. She was the pre-clinical psychiatry director for over 10 years and continues to advise, mentor and serve students as the faculty advisor for an inclusive campus-wide student group. She established her career caring for patients with a variety of severe emotional health conditions serving on the Assertive Community Treatment Team and serving at the Charles Drew Health Center since 2009. She has been a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority for more than 25 years.