Title IX Implementation Group and Updates

Title IX Implementation Group

This committee, chaired by Hesston College’s Title IX coordinator, will review and implement all of the recommendations made by Cozen O’Connor in the 2023 Title IX External Report. Their responsibilities are outlined in the Title IX Implementation Group Charter. Updates and changes made by this group will be posted to this page as they occur.

  • Chair: Whitney Douglas, Hesston College Title IX Coordinator
  • Devon Riley, Cozen O’Connor (and additional Cozen O’Connor content specialist as needed)
  • Paula Brunk Kuhns, Hesston College Board of Directors
  • Jadah Moore, Hesston College Human Resources Director
  • Risa Garrison, Hesston College International Admissions and Support Counselor
  • Marelby Mosquera Jensen, Hesston College Biology and Environmental Science Professor, Student Success Support
  • Rachel Jantzi, Hesston College Director of Theatre, Fine Arts Department Chair, Communications Professor
  • Meg Beyer, Hesston College senior in the School of Business Management
  • Larry Ruffin, Hesston College sophomore studying Bible and ministry
  • Matt Hiebert, Hesston College men’s basketball head coach

Safehope is serving as a consultant to our group, offering trauma-informed expertise and survivor advocacy. Safehope will provide training for our team as well as advice and guidance throughout the discernment process.