Dr. Adeola Fayemi

Director of Intercultural Education and Inclusion

Dr. Fayemi is the Manager of Diversity and Inclusion and she provides vision and oversight of global educational and cultural programs. She earned a Ph.D. from Florida State University and has over 25 years of experience in university teaching and leadership roles in educational administration and student and workforce development sectors. A certified diversity, inclusion, equity and access professional, Dr. Fayemi's national and international professional career includes federal government training in conducting cultural audits and leadership positions with Florida State University, State University System of Florida, the Florida Department of Education, the City of Tallahassee and the University of Lagos in Nigeria. Additionally, she is an international education consultant and has made numerous presentations at national and international professional conferences.

Mariela Delgado

Education Coordinator

Mariela Delgado helps develop and coordinate educational programs and facilitates conversational Spanish language classes for the International Cultural Center. She is a native Spanish speaker who holds a bachelor’s and graduate degree in Translation (English and French) and Legal Translation. She is passionate about working with people, assisting with programs that foster acculturation and sociocultural integration, and creating international cultural and educational activities for students, faculty, K-12 and community-based organizations.

Arlene Godwin

Community Inclusion Facilitator

Arlene Godwin assists the International Cultural Center in connecting domestic and international students and faculty through intercultural programs and events. She has worked in higher education for more than 20 years as an instructor, learning support specialist and academic coach. Ms. Godwin has a bachelor's degree in Economics and a master's in Public Administration with a concentration in Nonprofit and Grants Management. She is passionate about improving educational outcomes for marginalized youth, intercultural competency, international engagement, social justice and service learning. Ms. Godwin finds joy in reading, watching international films and TV shows and trying cuisine from all over the world.

Last Updated: April 17, 2023