Our Team

Gates Garrity-Rokous, Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer
Lead the creation of the Office of University Compliance and Integrity; oversee all compliance activity across the university, including central and embedded functions; facilitate change management imperatives; report to senior management and the Board of Trustees. Read more > 

614.247.5833 | garrity-rokous.1@osu.edu

Chris Glaros, Assistant Vice President of Compliance Operations and Investigations 
Help administer the Office of University Compliance and Integrity; oversee the planning and issue response work of our team; coordinate investigations across the university. Read more >

614.292.5880 | glaros.3@osu.edu 

Kathleen Ojala, Medical Center Director of Compliance and Integrity
Work with stakeholders throughout all units of the Wexner Medical Center to ensure compliance with wide-ranging federal and state laws and university policies; investigate complaints of wrongdoing. Read more > 

614.293.6482 | ojala.3@osu.edu

Jennifer Yucel, Director and Research Integrity Officer
Work with faculty and staff to ensure compliance with wide-ranging federal and state laws and university policies; investigate allegations of research misconduct.  Read more >

614.247.8831 | yucel.4@osu.edu

Michael St. Clair, Senior Director of Environmental Health & Safety
Work with faculty and staff to provide occupational and environmental health and safety related services for the university community. Read more >

614.292.1284 | st-clair.1@osu.edu

Douglas Archie, Associate Athletics Director for Compliance and Camps
Work with stakeholders to ensure that staff, coaches, student athletes, and athletics supporters comply with NCAA regulations and university policies; investigate complaints of wrongdoing. Read more >

614.292.2681 | archie.10@osu.edu

Helen Patton, Chief Information Security Officer
Head the Enterprise Security Team, who works with embedded information technology departments and other stakeholders to ensure the security of university information. Read more >

614.292.7831 | patton.91@osu.edu

Kellie Brennan, Title IX and Clery Act Coordinator
Develop a programmatic approach to ensuring compliance and integrity with respect to the university’s federal Title IX (protection for students, faculty, and staff from gender discrimination) and Clery Act (timely and accurate reporting of campus crime) obligations. Read more >

614.247.5838 | brennan.241@osu.edu

Rob Moormann, Director of Public Records Office
Provide central tracking and coordination of public records requests for the university; ensure that requests are addressed and fulfulled in a timely manner.

614.247.2260 | moormann.3@osu.edu

Thomas Papacostas, Public Records Program Coordinator
Assist with central tracking and coordination of public records requests for the university; ensure that requests are addressed and fulfilled in a timely manner.  Read more > 

614.292.6459 | papacostas.1@osu.edu

L. Scott Lissner, ADA Coordinator
Collaborate with university offices, governmental agencies, and advocacy groups to inform decision-making, ensure compliance with state and federal mandates, and provide seamless access. Read more >

614.292.6207 | lissner.2@osu.edu

Krystyne Savarese, Policy and Training Director
Lead the policy function and streamline university policy-making process; optimize protocols and procedures for creating, approving, and revising policies; develop and implement a university-wide compliance training program. Read more >

614.292.8728 | savarese.6@osu.edu

Jessica Olms, Testing and Monitoring Director
Implement a comprehensive program to test and monitor plans to mitigate identified compliance risks; collaborate with leaders throughout the university to address specific compliance risks using a risk-based methodology based on compliance plans and unit-level plans. Read more >

614.292.3988 | olms.2@osu.edu

Kimberly Potter, Compliance Program Coordinator
Oversee Marching and Athletic Bands compliance efforts; coordinate and deliver training and educational resources for Band members, faculty, staff, and areas sponsoring youth programming; work with the college of Arts and Sciences to ensure programs that interact with minors comply with university and college guidelines and policies. Read more >

614.247.8044 | potter.146@osu.edu

Jessica Tobias, Ethics Director and Compliance Investigator
Conduct investigations across the university, implement strategies and processes for complaints and investigations, and document and report findings. Read more >

614.292.5328 | tobias.80@osu.edu

Lori Black, Program Manager and Special Assistant of Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer
Assist the Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer in many areas including meetings, preparing documents and presentations, and scheduling. Read more >

614.247.5832 | black.494@osu.edu

Christine Frankart, Assistant Compliance Director
Work with stakeholders throughout the university to develop and implement both university-wide and unit-level compliance initiatives. Read more >

614.292.6585 | frankart.31@osu.edu

Katelyn Carson, Compliance Coordinator
Provide wide-ranging, complex programmatic support for OUCI, including data collection and reporting; leading use of BuckeyeLearn; coordinating communication of compliance program information and policies; and planning training programs. Read more >

614.688.2077 | carson.147@osu.edu

Melinda Benson, Clery Act Program Coordinator
Support the university’s Clery Act compliance program, including policies and procedures, and gathering and accurately counting crime statistics from campus partners and law enforcement agencies for the Annual Security Report. Read more >

614.688.2178 | benson.475@osu.edu

Molly Peirano, Title IX Program Coordinator
Support the university’s Title IX program, including policies and procedures, planning, reporting, training, and review. Read more >

614.247.4113 | peirano.9@osu.edu