Black/African American Cultural Center


B.E.S.T. Student Staff

B. E. S. T. (Black Educational Support Team)

CSU's B. E. S. T. consists of sophomore, junior, and senior students who volunteer or receive work-study. These individuals assist the office in fulfilling all of its goals, commitments, programs and services as well as serve as peer-mentors.



     Lead Peer Coordinators:     

Ally Johnson, 4th Year Senior 

Janaye Matthews, 3rd Year


Peer Coordinators:

Aderonke Adebayo, 2nd Year

Jaquikeyah Fields, 2nd Year

Jaylen Spires, 2nd Year

Mohammed York, 4th Year

Rachel Surratt, 4th Year

Vance Payne, 5th Year

Zion Jones, 4th Year


Peer Mentors:

Ahonsi Ohimai, 4th Year

Analyssa Green, 4th Year

Chizel Perry-Green, 3rd Year

Marcela Riddick, 3rd Year

Shayla Berrin, 3rd Year


GRIOT Editor:

Jeremiah Ntepp, 2nd Year


Graphic Designer:

Jordan Logan, 4th Year


Inclusive Community Assistant:

Ahjina Hopkins, 3rd Year






B.E.S.T. Student Staff