Meet Our Office

Office of Title IX

Our office is located on Broadway campus in the Administration Building, Room 62. You can reach us via phone at (210) 283-6449, via email at, or through our individual contact information below.

Matthew Carpenter

Matthew Carpenter

Director of Title IX

(210) 832-2105

Matthew Carpenter is the Director for the Office of Title IX, responsible for the oversight of Title IX compliance and sexual misconduct investigations. Matthew has been with the University of the Incarnate Word since July 2019, previously working as the Title IX & Human Resources Investigator, and the Director of Student Advocacy and Accountability. Prior to working at UIW, Matthew worked at the University of Oklahoma and Wichita State University in student conduct, residence life, and campus recreation. He received his B.B.A. in Human Resources Management and his M.Ed. in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies from the University of Oklahoma.

Matthew is a huge sports fan, regularly attending UIW Cardinals, Spurs, and Missions games whenever possible, as well as working as a football official. A San Antonio native, Matthew is happy to be back in San Antonio, being closer to family, with his husband and two dogs.

Xiomara Diaz

Xiomara Diaz

Title IX and HR Investigator

(210) 283-6977

Xiomara Diaz is the Investigator for Title IX and Human Resources, responsible for conducting investigations into violations of the Sexual Misconduct Policy and other employee policies. Xiomara was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Xiomara is a first-generation student and received her B.B.A. in General Business and Sports Marketing from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. She also received her M.A. in Higher Education Administration from Louisiana State University. Prior to coming to UIW, Xiomara worked in residential life as a Residence Director at Texas State University.

Xiomara is far away from home, but she loves to travel with any opportunity that she can. Xiomara enjoys exploring the city of San Antonio with all of the food options, concerts, sporting events, and city activities. Xiomara's favorite place to be in San Antonio is The Pearl, especially on the weekends for the farmer's market.

Title IX Deputy Coordinators

Deputy Coordinators are University employees who volunteer to assist the Office of Title IX in the investigation and resolution of complaints. Contact information for our current list of Deputy Coordinators is below:

Eric Booth
Director, Residence Life and Housing Operations
Student Engagement Center, Suite 3150
(210) 829-3819

JR Chiodo-Benmuvhar
Associate Director, Residence Life and Housing Operations
Student Engagement Center, Suite 3150
(210) 805-2357

Gabriel Perez
Assistant Director of Human Resources
4040 Broadway, Suite 508
(210) 832-2195

Victoria Shipley
Director of Operations and Planning, Academic Affairs
4040 Broadway, Suite 508
(210) 283-6924

Dr. Lisa McDougle
Assistant Dean of Academic Success and Student Affairs
School of Rehabilitation Sciences, Saidoff Center, Room 2113
(210) 890-8557

Dr. Amy Diepenbrock
Associate Dean of Student Affairs
Feik School of Pharmacy, Office of Student Affairs
(210) 883-1061

Renée Moore, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean for Student Affairs
Rosenberg School of Optometry
(210) 883-1199
LaDonna Davidson
Director of Student Affairs
School of Osteopathic Medicine
(210) 619-7062