Colonel William R. Grace
Inspector General
Title IX Coordinator
Ph: (540) 464-7072
Cell: (540) 462-7140

212 Carroll Hall Hall
Virginia Military Institute
Lexington, VA 24450

Assistant Inspectors

Major Chris Perry
115 Third Barracks
(540) 464-7326

Major Jenny DeHart
126 Hinty Hall
(540) 464-7658

LtCol Kevin Faust
(Assistant Title IX Coordinator only)
113 Third Barracks
464-7718


Katrina Butner
Administrative Assistant
Ph: (540) 464-7104


Inspector General & Title IX Coordinator

See a list of all reporting contacts

Col William R. GraceThe Inspector General undertakes or supervises official investigations that are not specifically delegated to other agencies or as assigned by the superintendent, reporting findings as directed, consistent with legal requirements.

Additionally, the IG serves as the Title IX coordinator.  As Title IX Coordinator, the IG coordinates the development and review of policies, procedures, and training programs for cadets and employees of VMI that support the Superintendent’s Statement on Equity. The IG office receives reports of alleged violations of Title IX of the Education Amendment of 1972, Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.  The reports are resolved or investigated, with the IG recommending corrective actions to the appropriate authorities.

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VMI Inspector General and Title IX Coordinator

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Complaints, suggestions, and issues 

Online: Post a complaint, suggestion or issue anonymously

Phone: 540-464-7702 to leave an anonymous message
(no one will answer the phone, and the calling party’s number is NOT displayed)

The IG will look into the matter as appropriate.  Personnel wishing to receive a reply must leave contact information.  Those contacting the IG using either the posting or telephone method are encouraged to provide as much detail as possible to allow for a thorough examination of the issue.