Gisela P. Vega, Ed. D. is the 2019 Eddy McIntyre Community Service Awardee. Dr. Vega is the Director at the University of Miami LGBTQ Student Center and has more than 25 years of higher education experience. She has presented at national and international conferences, countless workshops, and is passionate about diversity education, social justice, leadership, mentoring, and addressing issues of access and choice in higher education. Providing students with personalized attention is at the heart of her 25+ years of service in Higher Education. Congratulations Dr. Vega!