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Office of Equity and Equal Opportunity

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Hanna House
219 E. Spring Street
Oxford, Ohio 45056
(513) 529-7157 - Office

Office Hours - M-F 8:00a-5:00p
Summer Office Hours - M-F 7:30a-4:30p

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Kenya Ash

Kenya D. Ash

Associate Vice President Equity and Equal Opportunity
Title IX Coordinator
Section 504 and ADA Coordinator

Kenya Ash has served as Director of the Office of Equity and Equal Opportunity, Title IX Coordinator and Section 504 and ADA Coordinator since 2012. She came to Miami University as Associate Director for Investigations and Complaint Resolution, handling investigations and training on issues involving protected class based harassment and discrimination, in 2006. Kenya is a 1994 graduate of Ohio University, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science Pre-Law and minored in Spanish. She earned her Juris Doctor in 1997 from the University of Cincinnati College of Law and is licensed to practice law in the state of Ohio.


Mike Savnik

Mike Savnik

Director, Equity and Equal Opportunity

Mike Savnik has been with the Office of Equity and Equal Opportunity since August 2017 working in employment compliance and affirmative action. A 2009 graduate of Miami University with a Bachelor of Science in Business, Mike has worked at Miami since 2010 in various departments in HR/personnel-related roles, including Campus Services (previously Housing, Dining, Recreation and Business Services), Academic Personnel, and Human Resources. He also earned his Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Miami in 2018, and is a Certified Professional with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM-CP).


Chris Hollander

Chris Hollander

Senior Equity and Equal Opportunity Investigator 

Chris Hollander joined the Office of Equity and Equal Opportunity in January 2024. He comes to Miami after a career as an Investigator with the Office of Executive Inspector General for the State of Illinois as well as a Criminal Defense Investigator with the Cook County Public Defender’s Office in Chicago. Chris brings to Miami a broad experience as an Investigator in the public sector and a deep commitment to equitable practices.


Betsy Kreger

Betsy Kreger

Equity and Equal Opportunity Specialist

Betsy Kreger graduated Miami University in 1996 with an Associates degree in Accounting Technology and Real Estate. She began her career at Miami in 2005 as an Administrative Assistant in IT Services and also worked for two years in Accounts Payable. Prior to working at Miami, Betsy was the Executive Assistant to the Vice President of Operations for a local hotel/golf course management company. Betsy's unique blend of experience and expertise enables her to provide the highest level of professionalism and customer service to all members of the University community.


Kim Wagers

Kim Wagers

Equity and Equal Opportunity Specialist

Kim Wagers has recently joined the Office of Equity and Equal Opportunity in April 2023. She began her career at Miami in February of 2020 in Human Resources as a Senior Personnel Technician, working with various departments throughout the University. Prior to working at Miami, she began her public service career in 1997 working for local municipalities within the Finance office. During those twenty-two years, she performed human resource, payroll and personnel functions allowing her to gain a wide variety of experience and expertise at many different levels.



Rachel Brown 

Equity and Equal Opportunity Assistant

Rachel Brown joined the Office of Equity and Equal Opportunity in September of 2023. She came to Miami after a 10-year career as an educator and administrative professional. Rachel's variety of professional experiences have made her engaged and adaptable, preparing her to serve the Miami University community with professionalism and passion.