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Title IX Coordinator

Eric Butler, JD
Administration Building 127
1 John Carroll Blvd.
University Heights, OH 44118

Phone: 216-397-1559


Deputy Title IX Coordinators

Sherri Crahen, Ph.D.
Associate Vice President for Student Affairs & Dean of Students
Lombardo Student Center
1 John Carroll Blvd.
University Heights, OH 44118


James Krukones, Ph.D.
Associate Academic Vice President
Administration Building 133E
1 John Carroll Blvd.
University Heights, OH 44118


Leslie Beck
Human Resources Coordinator
Rodman Hall, Room 125
1 John Carroll Blvd.
University Heights, OH 44118


Russell Houser
Assistant Athletic Director
DeCarlo Varsity Center, Room 110
1 John Carroll Blvd.
University Heights, OH 44118
(216) 397-1997


Community Review Board

Members of the Community Review Board (“Board”) receive annual training in sexual harassment investigatory and resolution procedures and can serve as members of an investigatory team, Complaint Review Panel or appellate review panel. The President, in consultation with the Title IX Coordinator, appoints the members of the Board, which reports to the Title IX Coordinator. The Board includes three (3) Co-Chairs and is made up of representatives from faculty and staff.

  • Ryan Armsworthy – Co-Chair
  • Donna Byrnes – Co-Chair
  • Medora Barnes
  • Gerald Guest
  • Lisa Ramsey
  • Leslie Beck
  • Russell Houser
  • Salo Rodezno
  • Lord Edwin Carreon
  • Angela Krueger
  • Claudia Wenzel
  • Lisa Brown Cornelius
  • Jim Krukones
  • Sheri Young
  • Sherri Crahen
  • Ruta Marino
  • Brendan Dolan
  • Melanie Moss


Trained Process Advisors

Process advisors are trained university employees who are available to assist parties in the Title IX process as support people. These advisors are available to students playing any role (e.g. reporting party, respondent, witness), subject to any conflicts of interest that may disqualify their participation. Please also note that process advisors do not provide legal advice.

To request the assistance of a process advisor, contact them using the information below or request an introduction through the Title IX office. 

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