Interim Director, Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Marquita M. Booker, JD, LLM, MPA

Human Resources
Interim Director, Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

3500 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Fort Worth, Texas 76107



  • Equal Opportunity reviews
  • Training
  • Policy development
  • Compliance  

Marquita joined Human Resources in 2016 as the Senior Equal Opportunity Administrator, with more than six years of experience in employment law, including the areas of compliance reporting, investigations, mediation and affirmative action planning. She has provided similar support, plus training and guidance for faculty, staff and administrators in the areas of equal opportunity compliance and non-discrimination policies.

Marquita previously worked as a Senior EEO/ADA Compliance Administrator and Title IX Coordinator for the School Board of Broward County, Florida, where she investigated systemic discrimination issues, and provided legal guidance and training for administrators in some 20 educational institutions. She has also held compliance and employment law positions with the Palm Beach County Board of Commissioners and in private legal practice throughout the state of Florida. 

Marquita is a member of the American Bar Association, State Bar of Texas Education and Employment Law divisions, Florida Bar and the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

She earned a master of laws in employment law from Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School, a juris doctorate from Florida A&M University College of Law. She also has a master of public administration from Pennsylvania State University, as well as a bachelor of arts from the University of South Carolina.