Jefferson Lee IV



Jefferson Lee IV had served as director in an interim basis since August 2011. In 2012 he was appointed the director of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion; Lee is currently serving as the director of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Access Opportunity Success (AOS) programs. Lee was formerly the Associate Director of Academic and Diversity Resources at SMSU, where he headed up the TRIO and Acess Opportunity (AOS) programs. Lee is currently in his third term as the President of the Minnesota State University Association of Administrative Service Faculty. Lee is an SMSU alumnus, having graduated in 1996 with a degree in Sociology. He earned an MBA degree from SMSU in 2011, and a Masters in Counseling and Human Resource Development from South Dakota State University in 1999. Lee is a Minneapolis, MN native. He and his wife Sarah have three children: Jefferson Lee V, 15; Tyrese, 14; and Devon, 13.