Lacretia Johnson Flash

Lacretia Johnson Flash is the  Chief of Staff to UVM Vice President, Division of Human Resources, Diversity and Multicultural Affairs. Lacretia earned a doctorate from the Educational Leadership and Policy Studies program at UVM. Her dissertation research was on Developing a Measure of Multicultural Competence in Student Affairs Organizations. She has presented nationally, taught graduate level classes, and received multiple academic awards. Beyond her professional work and scholarly pursuits, Lacretia is an avid mixed-media artist specializing in polymer clay and fiber, as well as a balletomane (lover of ballet). She lives in an intentional community at Burlington Cohousing East Village. We are grateful to her service in the world and here at the Peace & Justice Center. “I’m honored to be a part of an organization and community that have an enduring commitment to justice in all its forms. We continue to live in turbulent times and I feel I have a responsibility to actively engage in and support efforts for a more peaceful and just world.”