Meet the Team

Sexual and relationship violence prevention and response efforts on campus are led by multiple offices and departments across campus. Below is the staff that works collaboratively to lead these efforts and strategically plan to improve campus efforts to reduce sexual and relationship violence. 

Aaron KleinAaron Klein, M.S., LP-MHC, CASAC 2
Staff Therapist
Serves on Sexual and Relationship Violence Response Team, Barnes Center at The Arch Counseling

 

Abby PererAbby R. Perer
Associate General Counsel
Office of University Counsel

 

Alyssa Campbell

Alyssa Campbell
Director of Equal Opportunity and Inclusion
Office of Equal Opportunity, Inclusion, and Resolution Services

 

Bernie JacobsonBernie Jacobson
Equal Opportunity and Title IX Investigator
Office of Equal Opportunity, Inclusion, and Resolution Services

 

Bianca NewtonBianca Newton (she/hers)
Assistant Director Public Health Initiatives
Barnes Center at The Arch, Health Promotion
150 Sims Drive, Suite 104
banewton@syr.edu
315.443.7273

Caitie CarrollCaitie Carroll
Student Conduct Investigator
Office of Community Standards 

 

Carrie BrownCarrie Brown, Ph.D. (she/hers)
Counseling Clinical Director
Serves on Sexual and Relationship Violence Response Team, Barnes Center at The Arch Counseling
150 Sims Drive, 315.443.8000

Christina PercoskiChristina Percoski
Training and Development Specialist
Office of Equal Opportunity, Inclusion and Resolution Services

 

Christine WeberChristine Weber
Public Information and Internal Communications Officer
Campus Safety and Emergency Services

 

Cory WallackCory Wallack, Ph.D.
Executive Director Health and Wellness
Operations
Sexual and Relationship Violence Response Team, Barnes Center at The Arch Counseling

Cristina BattleCristina Battle (she/hers)
Case Manager
Dean of Students
310 Steele Hall,  315.443.4357, dos@syr.edu

 

Dana S. Broadnax
Assistant Dean of Students and
Director of Student Assistance

Emanuel OliverEmanuel Oliver (he/him/his)
Case Manager
Dean of Students
310 Steele Hall, 315.443.4357, dos@syr.edu

 

Eric NestorEric M. Nestor
Director, Apartment and Off-Campus Living
Office of Student Living

 

Fei ShenFei Shen, Ph.D.
Staff Therapist
Serves on Sexual and Relationship Violence Response Team, Barnes Center at The Arch Counseling

 

Gina KelepurovskiGina Kelepurovski
Equal Employment Opportunity and Title IX Case Coordinator
Office of Equal Opportunity, Inclusion, and Resolution Services

Katelyn CowenKatelyn U. Cowen, MPH (she/hers)
Director of Health Promotion
The Barnes Center at The Arch Health Promotion
Barnes Center, Suite 104
kucowen@syr.edu, 315.443.8000

Katherine Manser, BSN, FNP-C
Nurse Practitioner
The Barnes Center at The Arch Healthcare

Melanie Cuevas-RodriguezMelanie Cuevas-Rodriguez
Equal Opportunity and Title IX Investigator
Office of Equal Opportunity, Inclusion, and Resolution Services

 

Nikki CooterNikki Cooter (she/hers)
Regulatory Compliance Manager
Risk Management
621 Skytop, Suite 100
njcooter@syr.edu, 315.443.5476

Patricio JimenezPatricio Jimenez
Equal Opportunity and Title IX Investigator
Office of Equal Opportunity, Inclusion, and Resolution Services

 

Rachel EvansRachel Evans
Associate Director of Health Promotion
The Barnes Center at The Arch Health Promotion

 

Rick Smith
Lieutenant, Investigations
Department of Public Safety

Shelley CrawfordShelley Crawford (she/hers)
Case Manager
Dean of Students
310 Steele Hall, dos@syr.edu, 315.443.4357

 

Sheila Johnson-WillisSheila Johnson-Willis
Associate Vice-President and Chief Equal Opportunity and Title IX Officer
Office of Equal Opportunity, Inclusion, and Resolution Services

Sheriah DixonSheriah Dixon
Director
Office of Community Standards 

 

Susan SugarSusan Sugar (she/hers)
Case Manager
Dean of Students
310 Steele Hall, dos@syr.edu, 315.443.4357


Tyrone ReeseTyrone Reese
(he/him/his)
Associate Director
Dean of Students
310 Steele Hall, dos@syr.edu, 315.443.4357


Virginia EvansVirginia L. Evans
, LMSW
Staff Therapist
Serves on Sexual and Relationship Violence Response Team, Barnes Center at The Arch Counseling