The Role of the Title IX Coordinator

The Title IX Coordinator oversees the prompt investigation of complaints alleging sexual harassment; reviews findings as to whether sexual harassment occurred; reviews proposed remedies (including interim measures) necessary to address the sexual harassment, eliminate any hostile environment, and prevent its reoccurrence; and serves as consultant to any disciplinary hearing panel where sexual harassment has been determined to have occurred to ensure the Colleges compliance with Title IX.

Title IX Coordinator

The College has designated and authorized Cory Davis, Senior Director of Community Standards and Interim Title IX Coordinator, to serve as the College’s Title IX Coordinator, and to coordinate the College’s efforts to comply with Title IX. For general Title IX questions email titleix@champlain.edu.

Cory Davis
Senior Director of Community Standards & Interim Title IX Coordinator

Title IX Coordinator Responbilities

The Title IX Coordinator is responsible for

  • Educational Events: The development, scheduling, and implementation of events hosted by or supported by College leadership to raise awareness in the campus community about all forms of sex discrimination (including sexual harassment and sexual assault). These events also raise awareness about the College’s policies and procedures and reinforce to the College community that these topics are important to the College administration.
  • Rights & Responsibilities Awareness: Providing information to students and employees regarding their Title IX rights and responsibilities, including information about the resources available on and off campus, the formal and informal complaint processes, the availability of interim measures, and the ability to file a complaint with local law enforcement and complaint with the College simultaneously.
  • Title IX Training: The development, scheduling, and implementation of necessary periodic Title IX training for the College community, including students and employees.
  • Review & Assessment: Periodic review and assessment of the Colleges Title IX policies and procedures to ensure that they are clear and consolidated to the maximum extent possible to provide an efficient resource for students, faculty, and staff.
  • Annual Assessments: Coordinating the development and implementation of annual assessments (i.e. surveys) of campus climate with regard to sexual harassment and sexual violence.

Deputy Coordinators

The College also assigns Deputy Title IX Coordinators who often serve as investigators or supervise investigations for complaints involving respondents which align with their specific population (on-campus students, online students, employees, etc.).

Bruce Bovat
Director of Campus Public Safety
Gail MacDonald
Manager of Application & Transfer Credit Review & Title IX Deputy
Kaelyn Murray
Associate Director of Academic Advising, Champlain College Online
Kelsey O’Connor
Director of Housing & Residential Life

How To Contact Us

The Title IX Coordinator and Deputy Coordinators can be contacted by email, phone, or in person during regular office hours. Materials can also be mailed to the Title IX Coordinator or any Deputy Coordinator at 375 Maple Street, Burlington, VT 05401.

Title IX Team Trainings

The Title IX team completes training opportunities on an ongoing basis, in compliance with Title IX regulations.

How to Make a Report

To report sexual or gender-based discrimination, harassment, and misconduct, including sexual assault, non-consensual sexual contact, sexual exploitation, intimate partner violence, and stalking to the Title IX Coordinator, follow these links.

Learn About the Reporting Process

Make A Report

Title IX Office

Skiff Hall
163 S Willard St.
Burlington, VT 05401
Monday–Friday
8:00 AM–4:30 PM