Staff and Contact

Our staff is available to listen to your concerns, help you assess your rights and options, connect you with support resources and more. Please call, email or stop by to schedule an appointment.

Office of Institutional Equity
320 Jesse Hall or 145 Heinkel Building (accessible entrance and parking)
573-882-3880 |

Office of Accessibility and ADA: 573-884-7278 |

Assistant Vice Chancellor

Andy Hayes, JD
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Institutional Equity
Title IX Coordinator | Equity Officer
320 Jesse Hall
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211

Liz Zufall
Senior Executive Assistant
573-882-2824 |

Office of Institutional Equity

Amber Lammers, JD
Associate Director of Institutional Equity
Deputy Title IX Coordinator
573-882-0943 |

Primary focus: Reports with student or unaffiliated respondents

Mindy Wirges, MPA, JD
Associate Director of Institutional Equity
573-884-7526 |

Primary focus: Reports with faculty or staff respondents

Kelsey Forqueran, JD, MA
Investigator and Outreach Coordinator
573-882-6218 |

Ross Brown, JD, MA
Equity Consultant and Investigator
573-884-5241 |

Alison Houston
Equity Consultant and Investigator
573-882-6204 |

Heidi Shearer, MA
Equity Consultant and Investigator
573-884-7065 |

Julia Stensby, JD
Equity Consultant and Investigator
573-882-7868 |

Case Manager and Response Coordinator
573-882-3880 |

Office of Accessibility & ADA

Amber Cheek, JD
MU/UM System Director of Accessibility and ADA Coordinator
573-882-2824 |

Ann Marie Gortmaker
Accommodations Specialist
573-884-7031 |

Ellie Stitzer, JD
Accessibility and ADA Manager
573-882-1634 |

Deputy Title IX Coordinators

For Incidents at MU Health Care:

Julia Ware, MD, JD
Director of HR Administration
573-882-8187 |