Title IX at Dalton State

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Title IX Coordinator
Garrett Burgner
Executive Director of Health & Wellness and Title IX Coordinator

Library, Room 232
Phone: 706-272-2504
Email: gburgner@smartclickflooring.com

Mailing Address:
650 College Drive
Dalton, GA 30720

Title IX Coordinator Duties

  • Oversee and coordinate all Title IX responsibilities
    • Compliance
    • Prevention and Awareness
    • Training
    • Investigations 
    • Serve as an impartial representative of the institution
    • Answer questions and provide guidance about Title IX
    • Act as liaison to the state and federal agencies that enforce Title IX
    • Data Collection and Reporting

Deputy Title IX Coordinator
William Mast
Assistant Director of Student Conduct and Case Management and Deputy Title IX Coordinator
Pope Student Center,  235
Phone: 706-272-2999
Email: wmast@smartclickflooring.com

Inquiries concerning the application of Title IX may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator listed above, or can be referred to the U.S. Department of Education (contact information below):

U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, Telephone: 800-421-3481; FAX: 202-453-6012; TDD: 800-877-8339
Lyndon Baines Johnson Department of Education Bldg
400 Maryland Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20202-1100
Email: OCR@ed.gov 

If you wish to fill out a complaint form online with the agency, you may do so at: http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/complaintintro.html


Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is a federal law that prohibits sex discrimination in education. It reads:

“No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.”

-Legal Citation: Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, and its implementing regulation at 34 C.F.R. Part 106 (Title IX)