Title IX Team and Responsibilities

Title IX Coordinator and Title IX Team

The College’s Title IX Team shall consist of the Title IX Coordinator, the Deputy Title IX Coordinators, the Directors of the Office of Public Safety, the Director of Human Resources and Administrative Services, and a designated representative each from the Office of Student Life and the Office of Academic Affairs.

The Title IX Coordinator is the designated representative of the College with primary responsibility for coordinating the College’s Title IX compliance efforts. The Title IX Coordinator has responsibility to lead the Team and designate members of the Team for specific tasks. The Title IX Team shall ensure that the College responds to all reports in a timely, effective, and consistent manner. The Team is charged with the review, investigation, and resolution of all reports of sexual misconduct. Any member of the Team can be contacted with questions about the College’s Sexual Misconduct Policy or with concerns about sexual misconduct at the College. The Team will provide resources and will also discuss options for pursuing both informal and formal resolution of a sexual misconduct complaint.


Gary Bugg

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Director of Public Safety Centre CollegePublic Safety Phone: 859.238.5535

Gary began working for the Department of Public Safety as a Public Safety Officer in 1987. In 1993, Gary became the Assistant to the Director and in 1996, he was promoted to Associate Director. In 2005 he was promoted to Director of Public Safety, a position he currently shares with Kevin Milby. Gary holds a B.S. in psychology from Centre College.


Kay Drake

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Vice President of Human Resources and Administrative Services Address Centre College Horky House 101 North Maple Avenue Danville KY 40422 Phone: 859.238.5467

Kay is vice president of human resources and administrative services at Centre College, where she has worked since 1997. She has been instrumental in developing an employee handbook, a supervisor policy manual, a salary compensation program for staff, and the employee recognition program at the college.

As the Title IX Coordinator at Centre, she coordinates compliance efforts to carry out the College’s responsibilities under Title IX, as well as those under Section 504 and other applicable non-discrimination laws.


EXPERT: Employee health insurance — Sexual harassment policies — Employee benefits — Leaves of absence (Family Medical Leave Act) — Employee wellness — Employee grievances or discipline — Employee recognition awards


Mary Gulley

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Assistant Dean for Advising • ADA Coordinator • Assistant Professor of Psychology • Academic and Disability Services Academic Affairs, Psychology Address Old Centre Phone: 859.238.5223

Mary Gulley joined the faculty of Centre College in 2004 as assistant professor of psychology.

Gulley’s areas of specialty include social psychology, interpersonal communication, social and personality development, and life span development. Her research has been published in the Journal of Social Issues, the Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, and the International Society for the Study of Personal Relationships.

Gulley holds B.A. degrees in biological sciences and psychology from Transylvania University, and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in experimental psychology from the University of Louisville.

To read about Dr. Gulley’s CentreTerm course on Alfred Hitchcock, click here.

File last updated: 5/2/13


Kevin Milby

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Director of Public Safety Centre CollegePublic Safety Phone: 859.238.5534

Kevin joined the Centre community in 1996 as Associate Director of Public Safety. In 2005 he was promoted to Director of Public Safety. He came to Centre from Berea College where he worked in the Public Safety Department for seven years. Kevin holds a B.A. in history from Berea, as well as a M.S. in criminal justice from Eastern Kentucky University.


Gina Nicoletti

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Associate Athletic Director / SWA / Director of Fitness Center Centre CollegeAthletics Phone: 859.238.5493

Gina Nicoletti joined the Centre athletic staff in 1993. She has been the senior woman administrator since 1999 and the assistant athletic director since 2003. Nicoletti is the liaison to the director of athletics for 23 varsity sports as well as the NCAA Compliance Officer, director of the Buck Fitness Center and awards coordinater.

Nicoletti coached women’s soccer for 11 years, in which she mentored numerous all-conference and all-region players, as well as two conference players of the year. She was the first coach of women’s soccer to break into the top 10 South Region Rankings.


Jacob Raderer

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Director of Residence Life Address Centre College Student Life Office Residence Life Office, Nevin Hall Phone: 859.238.5946

Jacob re-joined the Student Life staff in July of 2012 having previously been in the position of Area Coordinator in 2009-2010. Originally from Louisville, Ky., Jacob graduated from Centre in 2009 and completed his master’s degree in College Student Personnel at Bowling Green State University where he served as a Graduate Hall Director. Jacob assumes the position of Director of Residence Life in the recruitment, training, and supervision of the RA staff and in the development of the programming initiatives that occur in the residence halls.


Staff Congress Representative

2013 — 2016

Who to Contact

The Title IX Team oversees the resolution of reported sexual harassment and other sexual misconduct through the College’s resolution processes. The appropriate process followed will be determined by the role of the Respondent:

Complaints against Students will be resolved under the direction of the Vice President and Dean of Student Life: 859-238-5471.

Complaints against Staff will be resolved under the direction of the Director of Human Resources and Administrative Services: 859-238-5467.

Complaints against Faculty will be resolved under the direction of the Vice President for Academic Affairs: 859-238-5226 or Associate Dean: 859-238-5205.

Questions or concerns may also be directed to the Office of Civil Rights of the United States Department of Education. (The OCR Office for colleges in the state of Kentucky is in Philadelphia.)

U.S. Department of Education
Office for Civil Rights
100 Penn Square East, Suite 515
Philadelphia, PA 19107-3323
Telephone: 215-656-8541
TDD: 877-521-2172
Fax: 215-656-8605
E-mail: OCR.Philadelphia@ed.gov

The right to be free from retaliation. Any retaliatory behavior should be immediately reported to the Department of Public Safety at 859-236-4357 or by dialing for “HELP” (4357) on a campus phone. The Department of Public Safety is available for assistance 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.