Title IX Deputies

Gilly Ford, Title IX Coordinator
Office Locations: Murray Hall
(814) 332-3085

Jennifer Padlan, Director of Human Resources and EEO Officer
Office Location: Murray Hall
(814) 332-2312

The Title IX Coordinator and Deputy Coordinators are responsible for, among other things, overseeing reports and complaints brought forward under this policy to assure that these matters are handled carefully, appropriately, and effectively, and for identifying and addressing patterns of misconduct and systemic problems. They also serve as resources available to anyone seeking additional information about the processes and procedures under this policy, about other resources that may be available to victims of misconduct covered by this policy, or who wish to file a complaint regarding an alleged violation of this policy.

The Title IX Coordinator and Deputy Coordinators also coordinate the College’s compliance efforts and carry out the College’s responsibilities under this policy and under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as well as various other federal and state non-discrimination laws and regulations.