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Carley Dix

Carley Dix

Carley Dix is an assistant equal opportunity officer at NC State. Originally from Tallahassee, Florida, she received her undergraduate degree in anthropology from the University of Florida. Prior to joining the Office for Institutional Equity and Diversity, she earned her J.D. at the University of Richmond School of Law in May 2015. During her time as a law student, she focused her studies on disability rights law and education law working with the Disability Law Center of Virginia and the University of Richmond’s Education Rights Clinic. In addition, she is a certified mediator.

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J. David Elrod

David Elrod

J. David Elrod is an assistant equal opportunity officer at NC State. He earned his bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Gardner-Webb University and both his master’s in higher education administration and doctorate in educational leadership from Appalachian State University. His previous experience includes financial aid, university housing, teaching in higher education administration and college student development graduate programs and serving as director of student conduct. He has served in several state and national positions within the Association for Student Conduct Administrators (ASCA) and NASPA. He received the 2016 ASCA Dissertation of the Year Award for his research on Title IX policies and implementation.

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Dave Johnson

Dave Johnson

Dave Johnson is an assistant equal opportunity officer at NC State. A native of Morgantown, West Virginia, he earned his B.S. in sport behavior from West Virginia University, and his M. Ed. in higher and postsecondary education from Argosy University. Prior to joining NC State, he was an investigator and program coordinator at the West Virginia University Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. In that role, he conducted investigations and provided information, consultation, counseling and training in the areas of Title IX, illegal discrimination and harassment to WVU students and employees. He has been certified by the Association of Title IX Administrators as a Title IX coordinator and administrator and as a civil rights investigator.

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Mia Thompson

Mia Thompson is the program coordinator for the Equal Opportunity and Equity unit of the Office for Institutional Equity and Diversity. Mia earned her bachelor of arts from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her ultimate goal is to pursue an educational doctoral degree to better serve students and the campus community. She has a background in sexual violence prevention and education and most recently worked at East Carolina University as the programs assistant for the Department of History.

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