Office of Equity and Compliance

CSU Systemwide Assessment

The CSU engaged Cozen O'Connor’s Institutional Response Group (Cozen) to conduct a systemwide assessment of its Title IX and DHR programs. The CSU Systemwide Title IX and discrimination, harassment and retaliationm (DHR) Assessment by Cozen is designed to strengthen the CSU institutional culture by assessing current practices at the Chancellor’s Office (system-level) and at each CSU Campus and providing insights, recommendations, and resources to advance CSU’s Title IX and DHR training, awareness, prevention, intervention, compliance and support systems. This assessment specifically included a comprehensive analysis of Cal Poly Pomona’s Title IX and DHR programs and provided information on program strengths and opportunities.

The following individuals have been charged by the President to help develop, plan and execute the recommendations of Cozen’s assessment of Cal Poly Pomona’s Title IX/DHR programs.

Dawnita Franklin, Co-Chair, Assistant Vice President and Title IX/DHR Administrator
Nicole Hawkes, Co-Chair, Vice President and Chief of Staff, Office of the President
Kimberly Allain, Senior Associate Vice President, Employee & Organizational Development and Advancement
Robert Almand, Director of Executive Communications
Andrea Cunanan, Student (third year), Psychology and History
Rhonda Dixon, Senior Coordinator and Advocate, Survivor Advocacy Services
Chelsea Epps, CPP Campus Counsel
Dr. Jill Hargis, Interim Associate Vice President for Faculty Affairs
Yasmin Iltchi, Director, Employee/Labor Relations & Compliance
Hallie Lewis, Interim Associate Vice President for Student Health and Wellbeing
John McGuthry, Vice President & Chief Information Officer, Division of Information Technology & Institutional Planning
Emily Nunez, Student (third year), Sociology
Dr. Cindy Pickett, Presidential Associate for Inclusion and Chief Diversity Officer
Weston Prisbrey, Interim Assistant Dean for Student Health & Wellbeing
Dr. Bharti Sharma, Associate Professor, Biological Science, College of Science
George Tejadilla, Executive Director of Academic Personnel

Cal Poly Pomona Cozen Assessment 

In the CSU’s Commitment to Change website you will find the full written report of the systemwide Cozen assessment, and a summary of it.