The University of Florida recently announced that Russell Froman, Ed.D., would serve as its new Title IX Coordinator. Froman, who began in his new role on Aug. 21, was most recently the deputy Title IX coordinator and student life and behavioral support administrator for P.K. Yonge Developmental Research School at the University of Florida.
As UF’s Title IX coordinator, Froman will take on primary responsibility for monitoring, supervising and overseeing all compliance related to Title IX, which protects individuals from discrimination based on gender. He will lead the university’s efforts to prevent discrimination, sexual harassment, retaliation and intimate partner violence.
Froman has a M.S. in Psychology from Florida State University, an Ed.D. in Higher Education Administration from the University of Florida, and a J.D. from Stetson University College of Law.