Contacts, Roles and Responsibilities

UC Merced Office of Campus Climate and Compliance (OC3)

Roles and Responsibilities

Luanna Putney

Associate Chancellor and Senior Advisor to the Chancellor

(209) 201-3491

  • Campus Ethics & Compliance Officer (CECO)
  • Locally Designated Official (LDO)

Deidre "De" Acker

Director of Campus Climate (informal)

(209) 228-2598

  • Conflict Resolution and Mediation
  • Office of Ombuds Services
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Culture & Climate
  • Behavioral Threat Assessment
  • Protest Oversight

Callale Concon

Campus Ombuds (informal)

(209) 228-4410

  • Confidential, off-the-record resource
  • Voluntary and informal mediation
  • Organizational and unit conflict resolution services
  • Group facilitations and trainings

 

Yesenia Curiel

Director of CARE Advocacy Office (informal)

(209) 228-7939

  • Survivor Advocacy
  • Sexual Violence/Assault Education
  • Sexual Violence/Assault Primary Prevention

Todd Kucker

Director of Internal Audit (formal)

(209) 228-4461

  • Internal Audits
  • Advisory Services
  • Risk Assessments

Michael Salvador

Director of Compliance (EEO/AA/Title IX) (formal)

(209) 285-9510

  • Broad Complaint Oversight/ Management
  • Investigations/ Fact Finding (LDO, Title IX, EEO)
  • Disability Compliance
  • Affirmative Action

Angela Counts

Legal Services Coordinator (formal)

(209) 228- 2406

  • Locally Designated Official (LDO) Coordinator
  • Conflict of Interest (COI) Coordinator
  • Public Records Act Coordinator

Sheryl Ireland

Director of Policy and Accountability (formal)

(209) 756-6326 

  • Ethics and Compliance
  • Policy
  • Delegation of Authority