Starr Bender, BS, is the Chief Compliance Officer and Title IX Coordinator for AHU. In this role, she audits and monitors policies and processes to make sure that AHU is compliant with federal and state regulations, and university policies and processes. Also, as Title IX Coordinator she educates the AHU community regarding Title IX and oversees the Title IX process. She previously served as the Financial Aid Director for AHU for twenty years and as a financial aid counselor at Andrews University for sixteen years. Prior to that, she taught Home Economics at Plate Valley Academy in Nebraska. Starr earned her Bachelor of Sciences degree from Andrews University.