Title IX Coordinators

Role of the Title IX Coordinator and Title IX Deputy Coordinators

  • To accept and respond to reports of sexual misconduct (including third party reports).
  • To determine appropriate interim measures for a complainant upon learning of a report or complaint of sexual violence. 
  • To take interim measures to protect the safety and well-being of all students, faculty, and staff.
  • To conduct Title IX investigations, including investigating facts relevant to a complaint, and determining appropriate sanctions against the perpetrator and remedies for the complainant. 
  • To provide information about rights and responsibilities, including options to file a formal complaint, pursue criminal or civil actions, and find resources, including support services.
  • To ensure appropriate policies and procedures are in place for working with local law enforcement and coordinating services with local victim advocacy organizations and service providers, including rape crisis centers. 
  • To educate students, faculty, and staff on the College's Title IX policies and procedures. 
  • To ensure training is administered to students, faculty, and staff on the College's Title IX program and issues.
  • To meet with students as needed.

Title IX Coordinator
Ms. Sue V. Carter
Thompson House (Wellness Center), 220 College Road, P.O. Box 25, Hampden-Sydney College, VA 23943

Title IX Deputy Coordinators

Ms. Barbara S. Armentrout
Director of Human Resources
(434) 223-6220

Dr. Jennifer E. Vitale
Associate Dean of the Faculty
(434) 223-6206

Dr. Robert Sabbatini
Associate Dean of Students
(434) 223-6128

Mr. R. Davis Yake
Assistant Athletic Director for Media Relations and Compliance
(434) 223-6156