Catherine “Katie” Pope has been named Title IX coordinator at Allegheny College, a new full-time position in the office of the executive vice president. Pope will join Allegheny College from Purdue University, where she is Title IX deputy coordinator and managing director of the Butler Center for Leadership Excellence.
As Title IX coordinator at Allegheny College, Pope will have primary responsibility for ensuring institutional compliance with Title IX laws and regulations and will direct education, training and outreach programs related to Title IX. She will also monitor the development and implementation of the college’s discrimination and sexual harassment policy.
In addition, Pope will provide a long-term vision for compliance and community development that further enhances a safe and respectful environment that best supports the mission of Allegheny College as a residential liberal arts institution.