Liliana Diaz is currently a policy analyst at the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE). WICHE is an organization that supports sixteen member states and territories across the west promoting innovation, cooperation, resource sharing, and sound public policy to strengthen higher education’s contributions to the region’s social, economic, and civic life. In addition to her professional role as a policy analyst, she is a doctoral candidate at the University of Denver in the Morgridge College of Education’s higher education department.
Liliana’s capstone focuses on the development of an equity assessment tool for policymakers and administrators interested in developing OER policies and better practices. The tool will serve to center equity in the OER policymaking environment.