Behavioral Intervention Team

(Formerly Crisis Intervention and Referral Team)


BIT is a campus-wide team of appointed professionals responsible for identifying, assessing, and responding to serious concerns and/or disruptive behaviors related to students that may threaten the health or safety of the campus community.


Christine Fiore, Professor, Department of Psychology

       Sandra Curtis, Director, UM Housing


Amy Capolupo, Director, Disability Services for Students

Tracee Anderson, Interim Director, Counseling Services

Brad Giffin, Chief, University of Montana Police (UMPD)

Darlene Samson, Director, TRIO Services

Alison Pepper, Missoula College

John Nugent, Director, Residential Education and Community Standards

Brian Reed, Associate Vice Provost

Chris Croft, Lieutenant, UM Police

Dale Kindred, RN Supervisor, Curry Health Center

Updated January 11, 2022