Title IX Coordinators

The University has a designated Title IX Coordinator to coordinate the University’s efforts to comply with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 ("Title IX"). In addition, the University has also designated Deputy Title IX Coordinators to work with the Title IX Coordinator in that effort.

For additional information on the University’s Title IX efforts, please visit titleix.miami.edu. If you have any questions, please contact: titleixcoordinator@miami.edu or (305)284-8624.

Title IX Office

Title IX Coordinator

Deputy Title IX Coordinator

Beverly Pruitt, JD
Phone: (305)284-2842
Email: b.pruitt@miami.edu

Maria Sevilla, JD
Phone: (305)284-8624
Email: msevilla@miami.edu

View Maria's profile here:


Area Deputy Title IX Coordinators

Steven K. Priepke, JD

Deputy Title IX Coordinator
for Students

Steven K. Priepke, JD
Senior Associate Dean of Students
Director of Judicial Affairs
Financial Manager - Student Media
University of Miami
Dean of Students Office
Whitten University Center, Suite 2250
1306 Stanford Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33146
Phone: (305)284-5353
Email: spriepke@miami.edu 

Jessica N. Pacheco, Esq.

Deputy Title IX Coordinator
for Staff Members

Jessica N. Pacheco, Esq.
Executive Director, Workplace Equity and Inclusion
University of Miami
Department of Human Resources
Gables One Tower, Suite 355
1320 South Dixie Highway
Coral Gables, FL 33146
Phone: (305)284-3781
Email: jessica.pacheco@miami.edu 

Deputy Title IX Coordinator
for Faculty Members

Cecelia Smith
Director, Faculty Affairs
Office of the Provost
Ashe Building Suite, Suite 140
1252 Memorial Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33146
Phone: (305)284-3386
Email: csmith@miami.edu