Staff Profiles

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

Lorraine Schroeder

Director
lschroeder@uh.edu
713-743-5463

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

Jamie Gonzales

Diversity Education Coordinator
jdgonzales@uh.edu
713-743-1349

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. Prior to her current role, Jamie served as the Graduate Assistant for UH’s Center for Diversity and Inclusion from 2014-2016. She oversees all major programming, student leadership development, educational workshops, and advisement of Gamma Rho Lambda. Go Coogs!

Rylie Jefferson

Rylie Jefferson

Office Coordinator
rjeffer3@Central.UH.EDU
832-842-6191

Rylie Jefferson joined The University of Houston LGBTQ Resource Center & Women and Gender Resource Center team on July 09, 2018 as the new office coordinator. Previously she worked at Houston Community College as a financial aid assistant. She will be obtaining her Associates Degree in Applied Science this fall from HCC then transferring to University of Houston to purse a Bachelor in Human Resource Development. She has advocated for the LGBTQ community for well over 10+ years. She currently sits on the board for SOSU (Save Our Sister United) which is Houston’s first and only organization for Trans and cis gendered women. She always looks forward to learning new things, trying everything at least once and growing. She’s excited to be a part of the LGBTQ and Women and Gender Resource Centers along with providing support for the staff and students.

Kamah (Asha) Wilson

Asha

Graduate Assistant
lgbtqga@central.uh.edu
713-743-3339

Asha joined the LGBTQ Resource Center as the Graduate Student in August of 2016. She holds a Bachelor of Social Work from Southeastern Louisiana University and is pursuing her Masters of Social Work here at UH. Asha is creative and passionate about human empowerment, social justice, and spirituality. She is eager to learn and always willing to listen. She loves to meet new people and try new things. Asha is excited to be involved in empowering the UH LGBTQ community.

Albert

Albert

Albert is one of the marketing assistants for the LGBTQ Resource Center. He is an MIS major in the school of business. Albert is working towards his lifting goals at the gym; he also holds interest in video games and horror novels. Albert is always looking to learn more about the world's evolving social climate.

Taylor

Taylor

Taylor is the program assistant for the LGBTQ Resource Center. He is a transfer student from the Rio Grande Valley pursuing an Advertising major at UH. He loves dogs, geology, and being creative with friends. His main hobbies include volunteer work, advocating for the LGBTQ+ community and video games.