Hamilton Honored with 2021 IDEA Award

By | January 8, 2021

Tiffany HamiltonDaemen’s Chief Diversity Officer Tiffany Hamilton has been named as an honoree for Buffalo Business First’s second annual IDEA (Inclusion Diversity Equity Awareness) Awards.

Nineteen people and seven organizations were chosen from 60 nominations for championing diversity and inclusion. They will be honored at a virtual event on March 4.

Tiffany HamiltonHamilton currently serves as the institution’s Chief Diversity Officer, is a member of the college’s senior leadership, and lead’s the college’s efforts to create and sustain a campus culture that embraces and promotes diversity, equity, and inclusion. She leads in developing the vision for Daemen’s Center for Diversity and Inclusion and is also the Director of the Arthur O. Eve Higher Education Opportunity Program (HEOP).

“Tiffany’s passion is helping to create more equitable opportunities and experiences in education. Though she has only held the position of Chief Diversity Officer for less than a year, she has already demonstrated her ability to leverage existing relationships in support of the difficult work necessary to create a culture where not only students but the entire Daemen community can thrive and engage with enthusiasm,” said Dr. Greg Nayor, vice president for strategic initiatives.

Tiffany Hamilton and Javon outside