Carolyn Hughes, Title IX Investigator

Carolyn joined the Title IX Office as a Title IX Investigator in October 2016. Her primary role is managing the day-to-day responsibilities associated with the University’s Title IX compliance obligations. Carolyn conducts neutral investigations regarding complaints alleging sexual harassment, sexual assault, sexual misconduct, and relationship violence, and collaborates with the Title IX Coordinator to assess and ensure the safety of the impacted student and/or community.

Prior to joining the Baylor family, Carolyn worked as a student services professional in higher education for over 12 years, with her last position being the Executive Director of Student Services at Regent University in Virginia Beach, Virginia. As part of that position, she oversaw the university’s Title IX Coordinator and strengthened university compliance with Title IX. Additionally, Carolyn has served as a Title IX coordinator, an investigator, and an adjudicator. Carolyn earned her Master of Science in Education with a concentration in Higher Education Administration from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia.