Time to Act

Portland State University’s Journey to Transformation for Racial Justice and Equity

November 2021
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More than 900 members of the Portland State University community created a vision for a just and equitable campus at the Time to Act Fall 2020 Equity Summit. Five cross-campus task forces then recommended continuing actions to make that vision a reality.


Author: Ame Lambert

Dr. Ame Lambert is currently the vice president for Global Diversity and Inclusion at Portland State University. Lambert has almost 2 decades of experience in higher education, justice and equity work, and student success initiatives. Her interdisciplinary lens helps her integrate the best of disparate disciplines.

Contact: alamber2@pdx.edu

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Author: Cathy Royal

Cathy is a teacher, sage, and beloved Nana for helping people discover how to bring antiracist practices into their life and work. Dr. Cathy Royal is a highly respected Applied Behavioral Scientist, educator, executive coach, and Organization Development practitioner.

Contact: imagineustravel@gmail.com

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Author: Tony Silbert 

Tony Silbert, MSOD, is innately curious, charismatic, and approachable – he knows how to engage and light up a room. Tony has over 25 years of experience in business consulting, organizational development, training design and delivery, positive change leadership development, and coaching.

Contact: tsilbert@spartinaconsulting.com

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Author: Amri Johnson

Amri is an inclusion, organizational effectiveness, behavioral science expert and consultant who gets it: when inclusion wins, everyone wins. For over 20 years, Amri Johnson has been instrumental in helping organizations and their people create extraordinary business outcomes.

Contact: amri@inclusionwins.com

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Author: Jen Silbert 

Jen has an unshakable belief that every person is worthy of learning, working, and earning to their full potential. She’s a master connector, group facilitator, trainer, leadership coach and keynote gifted for engaging diverse audiences and creating the space for conversations that matter.

Contact: jhsilbert@spartinaconsulting.com

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