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. Link to Gates Garrity-RokousRead 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. Link to Chris GlarosRead 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. Link to Kathleen OjalaRead 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. Link to Jennifer YucelRead 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. Link to Michael St. ClairRead 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. Link to Douglas ArchieRead 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. Link to Helen PattonRead 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. Link to Kellie BrennanRead 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. Link to Thomas PapacostasRead 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. Link to L. Scott LissnerRead 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. Link to Krystyne SavareseRead 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. Link to Jessica OlmsRead 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. Link to Kimberly PotterRead 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. Link to Jessica TobiasRead more >

614.292.5328 | tobias.80@osu.edu

Lori Black,

Executive Assistant to 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. Link to Lori BlackRead 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. Link to Christine FrankartRead 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. Link to Katelyn CarsonRead 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. Link to Melinda BensonRead 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. Link to Molly PeiranoRead more >

614.247.4113 | peirano.9@osu.edu