To cultivate safe spaces on campus and within our Center’s programs, empowering LGBTQ students to develop their authentic identity, and become proud, successful, engaged members of the UH community.

Lorraine Schroeder, M.A., L.P.C.


Lorraine was hired as the first director of the LGBTQ Resource Center in May 2010 when the Center opened. She holds a Bachelors Degree in Education and a Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC).

Jamie Gonzales

Program Coordinator

Jamie joined the LGBTQ Resource Center as the first program coordinator in June 2016. She holds a B.A. in Government from The University of Texas at Austin and a M.Ed in Higher Education Administration from The University of Houston. Jamie prides herself on being the first Graduate Assistant for UH’s Center for Diversity and Inclusion which she claims to be a life altering experience. She looks forward to joining the team and having the opportunity to make a lasting impact on the UH community.
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Skye is a senior at UH majoring in Philosophy. His favorite philosopher is Descartes and he is always eager to have a philosophical discussion about anything. He is from Plainview, Texas. Catch him in the stands at any UH football or baseball home game.


Christina is currently a Creative Writing major at UH. When she doesn’t have her nose stuck in a book she can be seen writing or illustrating for various projects. She is widely passionate about human rights, the written word, and loves meeting new people.