Colette Carmouche

Ombuds, Cambridge Location

Colette Carmouche is an Ombuds for faculty, staff, and students at Harvard University. Prior to joining Harvard, Colette served in the federal government for 13 years in various capacities including conflict transformation, diversity, equity and inclusion, and historic preservation.

Colette previously held roles as an Ombudsman Specialist for the Transportation Security Administration, a mediation program manager, mediator, facilitator, trainer, ombuds, and coach for the U.S. Department of Interior, and she also assisted in establishing the first service-wide diversity and inclusion office for the National Park Service.

Colette earned a Bachelor of Arts with dual majors in Anthropology and African and African American Studies from the University of Rochester and a Master of Science in Conflict Analysis and Resolution from George Mason University. She also holds an Associate Certified Coach (ACC) credential from the International Coach Federation.

To make an appointment, email university_ombudsman@harvard.edu OR call 617-495-7748.

Contact Information

Harvard Ombuds Office
Richard A. and Susan F. Smith Campus Center
1350 Massachusetts Ave. Suite 748
Cambridge, MA 02138

colette_carmouche@harvard.edu
p: 617-495-7748