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Meet the Staff

Dr. Michelle Reinken

Office of Civil Rights and Title IX

Assistant Vice Chancellor/Title IX Coordinator
Cato Hall, Suite 132

Dr. Michelle Reinken has a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Education with a concentration in Leadership for Higher Education. She completed her dissertation focusing on Title IX and Title VII litigation within higher education. Dr. Reinken also has also been awarded a Master of Science in Counseling Psychology as well as a Master of Arts in Higher Education with a concentration in Student Affairs Administration. Dr. Reinken has been awarded an Equal Employment Opportunity Professional Studies certification through Cornell University and holds certifications as an EEO Counselor and EEO...

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Whitney Badramraju

Office of Civil Rights and Title IX

Associate Director/Deputy Title IX Coordinator
Cato Hall, Suite 132

Whitney attended Converse College in Spartanburg, SC where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and English. Following her undergraduate studies, Whitney completed a year of volunteer work before attending Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, NC where she received a Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling in 2014. During her undergraduate as well as graduate experiences, Whitney enjoyed working in Housing and Residence Life positions where she developed a love of the higher education setting. After graduating and obtaining licensure, Whitney worked...

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Victoria Williams

Office of Civil Rights and Title IX

Senior Case Manager
Cato Hall, Suite 132

Victoria received her Bachelor of Social Work degree from East Carolina University. She then pursued her Master’s degree in Social Work from North Carolina Central University. During her undergraduate studies, Victoria worked in Housing and Residence Life, which fueled her passion and appreciation for higher education. In the early stages of her profession, she worked as a Family Functional Therapist. She transitioned to Housing and Residence Life full-time in January of 2021. Victoria is a recent addition to Niner Nation and currently serves as a Civil Rights and Title IX Case Manager....

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Taylor Milenkovic

Office of Civil Rights and Title IX

Case Manager
Cato Hall, Suite 132

Taylor graduated from Stetson University in DeLand, Florida, where she received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology in 2017, as well as her Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling in 2020. She is experienced working with people of all ages and has worked in multiple community-based settings. Taylor deeply enjoys her role in helping people and understands that each person’s experiences are unique.  A Florida native, she recently moved to Charlotte to continue her career as a Civil Rights...

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Addi Boyer

Office of Civil Rights and Title IX

Case Manager
Cato Hall, Suite 132

Addi received her Bachelor's degree in Psychology from James Madison University in 2021. She later pursued her Master's degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of Mississippi and graduated in 2023. Addi has worked with a variety of populations, from young children to geriatric adults, and everything in-between! Addi enjoyed her work with college students deeply and moved to Charlotte in the summer of 2023 to continue her career with the Office of Civil Rights and...

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Christine Weigel

Office of Civil Rights and Title IX

Senior Investigator
Cato Hall, Suite 132

Christine joined UNC Charlotte in November of 2014. As a Senior Investigator, Christine is responsible for conducting civil rights and sexual and interpersonal misconduct investigations. The reports may include allegations of discrimination, harassment, sexual misconduct, relationship violence, stalking, and related retaliation involving UNC Charlotte students, staff, and faculty members. She will conduct a prompt and thorough investigation, which includes: interviewing the identified parties, gathering and securing relevant documentation, and other forms of evidence. Christine acts as a...

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Nicole Krysiak

Office of Civil Rights and Title IX

Cato Hall Suite 132

Born and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina, Nicole has been a true “Charlottean” her entire life. Her genuine passion for helping others initially led to the pursuit of a career in law enforcement. Upon receiving her certification from the North Carolina Criminal Justice Training & Standards Commission, Nicole was officially sworn in as a police officer at UNC Charlotte Police & Public Safety in 2010. During her 11 years of service, Nicole took on multiple roles; however, she made her greatest impact serving in the Criminal Investigations Division. Over the years, her...

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Carrie DaSilva

Office of Civil Rights and Title IX

University Program Associate
Cato Hall, Suite 132

Carrie relocated from Wisconsin in October 2014. She graduated with an undergraduate
degree in Speech Communication from the University of Wisconsin– Oshkosh in 2011 and
received her second degree from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in Language
and Digital Technology in 2021. Currently, she is studying Integrated Marketing
Communication at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. She expects to graduate
in June 2023.

She joined the Niner Nation in February 2015 where she started as an Administrative
Support Associate. Through...

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