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).
Skye is a junior 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.
Elissa "Jean" Cheramie
Elissa "Jean" Cheramie is a postgraduate student with a degree in Management Studies from University of Aberdeen. Xe loves xyr hometown of Houston, but wouldn't mind terribly moving back to the UK one day. Xe is equally interested in discussing sociological and political issues or the newest episode of your favorite cartoon. Xe is also the VP of Global and a member of GRL sorority.
Liam is a graduate student working on a Master’s degree in Literature with an emphasis in Queer Theory. As a transgender man, he speaks publicly about his transition, and focuses on education and raising awareness around issues directly related to the campus queer community.
Max is a post-baccalaureate student at UH, seeking a second bachelor’s degree in Computer Science. He earned his first bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from the University of Texas at Austin. He loves Houston’s food scene, especially dishes that come from other cultures, and he can’t resist the smell of freshly baked bread.
Veronica is a graduate student in the Supply Chain and Logistics Technology masters program. She is from Venezuela and has been living in Houston for one year. She is friendly, positive, and a great person to talk to about anything.