Sexual Assault Response Team Members

Below are listed the members of the Sexual Assault Response Team (SART).  SART members will explain what options and resources are available and will assist you through whatever steps you decide to take.  SART members will maintain confidentiality to the fullest extent possible.

Campus Safety 

860-297-2222,  76 Vernon Street
Campus Safety is responsible for all criminal investigations and apprehensions. Regardless of whether charges are filed, Campus Safety is available to answer your questions about the legal process and your legal options retarding an incident.
Francisco Ortiz, Director: 860-297-2054
Martin Torres, Officer: 860-297-2222

Counseling Center

 860-297-2415,  135 Allen Place
The Counseling Center provides a full range of counseling and psychological services including crisis intervention, ongoing counseling to survivors of sexual assault and dating violence, information, and referrals as needed. The services are strictly confidential and free.
Dr. Randy Lee

Bonnie Scranton, LCSW; Dr. Kristin Kennan;Dr. Meg Rich; Dr. Kate Marinchak

Women & Gender Resource Action Center (WGRAC)
 860-297-2408/4131, Mather Hall, 2nd floor
WGRAC provides advocacy, support, information, and referrals to individuals who have, or think they have, experienced sexual assault, rape, sexual harassment, dating or relationship violence, or stalking.  The Director, Laura Lockwood, is the SART Coordinator and a  certified sexual assault counselor. WGRAC works towards the prevention of violence against women and men through educational programming and events, and the student group,Students Encouraging Consensual Sex (SECS).
Laura Lockwood

Melissa Richard, MSW,
Training & Program Coordinator

Health Center

860-297-2018, Wheaton Hall, First floor
The Health Center provides medical assistance, support and referrals.  Sexually transmitted disease (STD) and pregnancy testing, as well as condoms, are available.

Martha Burke


 The College Chaplains provide counseling, support and advocacy services for all students. 

Allison Read
College Chaplain-860-297-2012

Addel Zeb, Muslim Chaplain
Damion Hutchins, Assistant Chaplain

Lisa Kassow
Trinity College Hillel Director - 860-297-4195

Dean of Students Office

860-297-2156,  Hamlin/Cook
The Dean of Students Office is responsible for handling campus judicial cases when violations are reported. Counseling, support and referral services are also provided to students who need various kinds of academic or personal help resulting from an assault.

Fred Alford
Dean of Students    

Associate Deans:
Ann Reuman
Associate Dean of Students                  

Chris Card      
Associate Dean of Students               

Office of Campus Life   

 The Office of Campus Life (OCL) staff is knowledgeable about campus services and can help survivors get assistance.  Staff can expedite the campus judicial process or changes in housing.

Noreen Huth
Associate Director of Student Life and Leadership

Area Coordinators
Pejay Lucky
Area Coordinator

Alicia Dixon
Area Coordinator

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Area Coordinator

Office of Multicultural Affairs

860-297-4251, Hamlin/Cook
The Dean of Multicultural Affairs provides counseling, support, and advocacy services for all students.

Karla Spurlock-Evans
Dean, Multicultural Affairs
Title IX Coordinator



Patti Maisch

CHAS Coordinator



Ferris Athletic Center

The Associate Director of Ferris Athletic Center provides support for all students, especially athletes.

Robin Sheppard
Associate Director of Athletics
Ferris Athletic Center

Queer Resource Center (QRC)

The QRC is located at 114 Crescent Street

Crystal Nieves, '08 
Queer Resource Center Coordinator

Hartford Area Resources 

  • Hartford Police: 911
  • YWCA of New Britain/Hartford Sexual Assault Crisis Services (SACS)
    Hartford SACS provides immediate counseling/advocacy services to victims of all types of sexual abuse.  The center operates a 24-hour hotline.  Assistance is provided to both women and men.  All services are free and confidential.
    • Hotline: (860) 547-1022
    • Toll free Hotline:1-888-999-5545
    • Spanish Hotline : 1-888-568-8332
    • Local Numbers: Office: (860) 241-9217
    • Domestic Violence Toll Free Hotline: 888-774-2900