Office of Institutional Equity Staff

Kate Grimes, J.D. - Director & Campus Title IX Coordinator

Kate is responsible for the University's compliance with state and federal civil rights laws which protect employees and students from discrimination and harassment on the basis of race, sex, national origin, religion, age, and other characteristics. Kate also serves as the campus Title IX Coordinator. Kate can be reached at (406) 994-5326 or

Janell Barber - Equity Officer & Deputy Title IX Coordinator

Janell completes investigations of complaints of discrimination and harassment, including Title IX. Janell is an alumnus of MSU and can be reached at (406) 994-5720 or

Vacant - Administrative Associate / Equity Assistant