Anthony Medina

Director of Programming

Anthony Medina

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Partnerships & Outreach


Anthony joined CUMU in 2022 and serves as director of programming,  In this role, he supports the development of new tools, learning communities/networks, and events focused on supporting CUMU’s member institutions.  

Anthony brings 8+ years of experience in the field of community engagement and higher education. He most recently served as assistant director of the Center for Community Engagement at Gonzaga University where he provided oversite for the campus’s Community Engaged Learning program, supported faculty, community-partners, and students engaged in their communities and helped lead many center-wide initiatives.  

He brings to this role his passion for community building and his belief in the power of higher education and authentic place-based community engagement. He serves on the Place-Based Justice Network’s Steering Committee and was selected as an inaugural Next Generation Fellow; a fellowship designed to support emerging leaders of color who work with place-based community engagement efforts on their campuses and in their communities. 


Anthony holds a B.A. in communication from Loyola University Maryland and an M.S.Ed in higher education from the University of Pennsylvania, Graduate School of Education.