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The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Title IX Student Advisory Task Force

The Title IX Student Advisory Task Force provides input and guidance regarding policies, procedures, and education efforts related to sexual misconduct. It focuses on four main areas:

  • Offering student input and perspectives on policy, procedures, programming, education, and communication efforts related to sexual misconduct.
  • Serving as liaison between students and the administration on matters related to Title IX.
  • Helping to identify emerging issues and trends.
  • Raising awareness about ongoing efforts to confront sexual misconduct on campus.

The Task Force is led by Associate Vice Chancellor for Equal Opportunity and Title IX Coordinator Kerri Tillett. Its members include:

Hayden Latimer-Ireland
Anika Nayak
Sophie Shapiro
Raaya Alim
Berlyann Rivera
Leela Ramachandran
Arsema Kifle
Arik Howe 
Clare Sheedy

Feedback can be shared with the task force at titleixcoordinator@umass.edu.