Jean-Pierre Laurenceau-Medina

Research Associate

Assistant Dean of Students and Director of Intercultural Affairs - Washington College

Dr. Jean-Pierre Laurenceau, a bilingual (Spanish) educator born in Queens, New York, is a first-generation college student and proud Haitian and Ecuadorian-American. Prior to his work in student development and multicultural affairs at the University of Richmond (2008-2016), he was the director of the Latino Living Center’s living-learning program at Cornell University (2004-2008) and worked in residential life/living-learning programs at Pennsylvania State (2001-2004). His broad-based background in student affairs, academic advising, teaching, and his proven leadership in intercultural education bring a new dimension to student affairs at Washington College.

As Assistant Dean of Students, Jean-Pierre provides direction for the institution’s bias incident response protocol and serves on the Vice President for Student Affair’s leadership team. As Director of Intercultural Affairs, he oversees initiatives centered on identity affirmation and inclusive diversity.