Title IX Coordinator and Deputies

Kaitlin Zies, Title IX Coordinator

Kaitlin Zies
Title IX Coordinator

The Ferris State University Title IX Coordinator is the Individual who has been designated by the University to oversee compliance with federal requirements under Title IX. This includes all duties associated with effectively responding to allegations of sexual violence, ensuring annual training campus-wide, and the provision of educational opportunities and prevention efforts for the campus community.

Kaitlin Zies has previously served Ferris in the roles of Assistant Director of Student Conduct, as a Title IX Investigator, and as a leader in University's Bystander Intervention Education Program. She holds a master’s degree in Human Resources and Organizational Development from Eastern Michigan University. Kaitlin plays a key role in sustaining and evolving Ferris State's comprehensive Title IX compliance and education initiatives.

University Center 129E
805 Campus Dr., Big Rapids, MI 49307
(231) 591-2088
Email: [email protected]

Kylie Piette, Director of Equal Opportunity

Kylie Piette
Director of Equal Opportunity and Deputy Title IX Coordinator

Government Relations and General Counsel
McKessy House
120 E Cedar Street
Big Rapids, MI 49307
(231) 591-2152

[email protected]

Equal Opportunity Website

Jocelyn Goheen

Jocelyn Goheen
Director of Student Services and Deputy Title IX Coordinator

Extended & International Operations
151 Fountain Street NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 643-5741

[email protected]

Sandy Britton

Sandy Britton
Dean of Student Success and Deputy Title IX Coordinator

Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University
17 Fountain Street NW
Grand Rapids, MI  49503
(616) 259-1113

[email protected]