About CASE
Multicultural Advancement Professionals

CASE Multicultural Advancement Professionals (MAP) aspires to be a premier resource for the enhancement and heightened-awareness of issues related to multicultural populations in educational advancement. Our mission is to provide professional development opportunities and to foster an environment that encourages learning, networking, and resource sharing among multicultural advancement professionals. MAP was founded by four members of the 2014 CASE Minority Advancement Institute (MAI).

Committee Leadership:

  • Ann-Marie Thornton, CFRE, Community College of Baltimore County, MAI '14-Chair
  • Shabina Bahl, Johns Hopkins University, MAI ‘08
  • Jacynta Brewton, Emory University, MAI ‘14
  • Pedro Govantes, University of Michigan, MAI ‘16
  • Ohmar T. Land, PhD, CCS Fundraising, MAI ‘15
  • D.A. Phillips, Ruffalo Noel Levitz, MAI ‘14
  • LaShawne Pryor, Delaware State University, MAI ‘16
  • Kaitlyn Sands, US Naval Academy Foundation, MAI ‘16
  • Kobie Smith, University of Pennsylvania, MAI '15
  • Isaac W. K. Thweatt, Columbia University, MAI ‘14

MAP Goals:

  • Provide educational opportunities that motivate, inspire and engage multicultural advancement professionals
  • Increase awareness and recognition of multicultural advancement professionals
  • Discover ways to strategically partner with other recognized entities of CASE and beyond

Next Event

Date & Time

Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.


Holiday Party with a Purpose

Join us for an Ugly Sweater holiday themed party with a purpose to benefit a local non-profit organization. Bring an unwrapped gift for a child in need. Prizes will be awarded to the ugliest holiday sweater and more! Hors-d'oeuvres and beverages (cash bar) will be served.


CASE Headquarters
1307 New York Ave., NW 
Washington, DC 20005


RSVP today!


We look forward to seeing you! If you have problems registering or any further questions, please contact jbresette@case.org.