Title IX Team

Luther College's Title IX team is committed to creating and maintaining a safe and healthy environment where all members of the community – students, faculty, staff, and visitors – are treated with respect and dignity.

Matthew Bills

Associate Dir. of Human Resources and Title IX Coordinator

Matt serves as Luther College's Title IX Coordinator, with primary responsibility of coordinating the recipient’s compliance with Title IX, including the College’s grievance procedures for resolving Title IX complaints.

Matt is always available to answer questions about Luther College's efforts to prevent and address sexual assault. If you have reported a Title IX issue and do not feel that your case was handled in a caring and effective manner, please call Matt.

Janet Hunter

Student Life Director of Case Management and Assistant Dean

Janet is the primary contact for many students who report sexual misconduct. She serves as the College's primary intake and support person, working with students to coordinate appropriate accommodations.

If you are a victim of sexual assault and would like support from the College, please contact Janet.

Rachael Jones

Student Life Case Manager

Rachael is a primary contact for many students who report sexual misconduct. She serves as one of the College's primary investigators, and also works with students to coordinate appropriate accommodations.

If you are a victim of sexual assault and would like support from the College, please contact Rachael.

Bob Harri

Director of Campus Safety and Security

Bob is the primary investigator for complaints of sexual misconduct. As Director of Campus Safety and Security, Bob also oversees security measures that keep our students safe, including no contact orders.

If you do not feel safe on the Luther College campus, please call Bob.

Kasey Nikkel

Assistant Dean, Stdnt Life/Dir Stdnt Rights and Responsibiliti

Kasey serves as the chair of the Luther College Hearing Board, and in that role she works with students to ensure equitable resolution of sexual misconduct complaints.

If you have questions about the student conduct process, please call Kasey.

Kris Franzen

Assistant Dean for Student Life and Director of Residence Life

Kris serves as an alternate investigator for incidents of sexual misconduct. As Director of Residence Life, she also works with students who need housing accommodations.

Amanda J. Bailey

Hd Women's Basketball/Sr Woman Administrator/Comp Officer

Amanda serves as Title IX Deputy Coordinator for Athletics.

Corey Landstrom

Vice President and Dean for Student Life

Corey plays a crucial role in creating and implementing Luther College's sexual misconduct policies and procedures. In addition, Corey serves as chair of the Luther College Appeals Board.

If you have questions about Luther College's efforts to prevent and address sexual assault, please call Corey.

Meg Hammes

Director of Counseling Service

Meg works to ensure that students have safe, confidential resources to go to in times of need. If you would like to speak with a counselor, please call Counseling Services at (563) 387-1375 to schedule an appointment.

Chandra Jennings Ph.D.

Director of the Nena Amundson Lifetime Wellness Program

Chandra oversees programs that help students create and maintain healthy relationships and lifestyles.