Mary Roy, Director and Title IX Coordinator: Ms. Roy has administrative oversight for Vanderbilt’s Title IX Office and serves as Vanderbilt’s Title IX Coordinator. The office’s functions include sexual misconduct complaint investigation and resolution, evaluation and implementation of supportive measures for individuals involved in sexual misconduct investigations, informal resolution of sexual misconduct complaints, and training and education for Vanderbilt’s campus on recognizing and reducing sexual misconduct. She graduated from Michigan State University with a B.A. in Political Science and earned her J.D. from Wayne State University. She comes to Vanderbilt from Central Michigan University, where she served as its Associate General Counsel. Ms. Roy is proficient in French.
Nicole Babcock, Assistant Director: As the Assistant Director of Vanderbilt University’s Title IX Office, Nicole assists the Director and Title IX Coordinator with oversight, implementation, and management of the University’s policies, procedures, response, investigation, and compliance efforts related to sexual harassment, sexual misconduct, gender and interpersonal violence, and retaliation. She also works with the investigative team to ensure efficient and effective case management. Nicole received an A.B.J. in Journalism, a B.A. in Spanish and a B.A. in Italian from The University of Georgia and earned her J.D. from The University of Georgia School of Law. Before joining the Title IX team at Vanderbilt, Nicole worked in the Department of Title IX and the Department of Equity and Inclusion at Emory University. Nicole is fluent in Spanish and proficient in Italian.
David Anderson, Senior Investigator: As Senior Investigator, David investigates Title IX-related reports of discrimination, harassment, and violence. He received his B.A. in Political Science from Eastern Kentucky University and his M.Ed. in Higher Education & Student Affairs Administration from the University of Vermont. Previously, David served in student conduct and investigatory roles at Florida State University, the University of Denver, and DePaul University.
Tammy M. King, Office Manager: As the Office Manager, Tammy is frequently the first point of contact for persons engaging with the office. Tammy also manages the budget, assists the Title IX staff as needed, and coordinates the office calendar. Prior to joining Vanderbilt, Tammy worked for the Metropolitan Nashville Public School system in a variety of positions.