Our Team

Neil Outar, J.D.

Interim Chief Diversity Officer 
(573) 341-6038
naoutar@mst.edu


Responsibilities:  Title IX Coordinator,  supervises diversity and inclusion initiatives; affirmative action and Equal Employment Opportunity oversight and planning; equity issues; and oversight of the university’s Title IX compliance.

Cady Holmes

Interim Director
(573) 341-6314
holmescj@mst.edu


Responsibilities: Title IX deputy, supervises AA/EEO reviews, Affirmative Action Plan coordinator, FMLA, recruiting for females and underrepresented minorities, provides support for OCR and EEOC responses

 

Paula Balzer

University Investigator
(573) 341-7738
balzerp@mst.edu


Responsibilities: investigates Title IX and equity complaints for the campus, assists in identifying and developments training and education needs for the campus community

 

Siobhan Macxis

Intake Officer
(573) 341-7739
macxiss@mst.edu


Responsibilities: initial contact for Title IX and equity complaints and concerns, coordinates investigative interviews, responsible for collecting and preserving forensic evidence

 

Benjamin White

Training and Program Development Educator
(573) 341-4382
benjamin.white@mst.edu


Responsibilities: faculty, staff and student trainings on Title IX and prevention, diversity and inclusion and hiring a diverse workforce, departmental initiatives coordinator

 

Barbi Spencer

Interim HR Specialist II - Compliance
(573) 341-7078
spencerbar@mst.edu


 Responsibilities: AA/EEO reviews, Affirmative Action Plan coordinator, FMLA,  budget and accounting functions, Not Anymore Title IX and Bystander Intervention training support

 

Sarah Murchie

Interim Office Support Assistant IV
(573) 341-7734


Responsibilities: front desk reception, Title IX training support, data entry management, FMLA

 

Andrew pepper

OVW Coordinator
(573) 341-4045
awphw2@mst.edu


Responsibilities: coordinates and engages with the campus and community in prevention and education to ensure access to resources and reduced sexualized violence