Response Teams


  • Manages incoming reports within OIE’s purview
  • Connects with parties to offer reporting options, resources, and supportive measures
  • Conducts thorough and critical assessments of the reports to determine severity


  • Investigates allegations under OIE policy.
  • Gathers, compiles, and assesses evidence.
  • Prepares comprehensive investigative reports that either include findings or are presented to the appropriate adjudicator for a hearing.
  • Determines policy violations.


  • Facilitates the Informal Resolutions Process
  • Serves as the initial review step for appeals
  • Ensures the effective management and coordination of the hearing process.


  • Develops and delivers preventative and responsive educational materials, training, and consultation on OIE’s expectations, policies, and procedures.