College Accessibility Committee

Functions:

  1. Reviews accessibility policies, practices and services to develop strategies and recommendations for district-wide implementation.
  2. Identifies strategies to provide training opportunities for faculty and staff to assist the College in appropriately serving students and employees with disabilities.
  3. Reviews resources and recommend initiatives that have budgetary implications.
  4. Serves as forum for discussion of programs and services for students and employees with disabilities.

Recommendations: Forwarded to the Academic and Student Affairs Council, and other appropriate councils and stakeholders.

Meetings FY18: Generally meets on the second Friday of the month, 9:00am-11:00am, in HLC Room 2218: September 9, October 13, November 10, December 8, February 9, April 13, June 8, July 13, and August 10.

Meeting agendas and minutes (ACC Only)

Other questions about the CAC can be referred to Ric Reyes.

Chair (appointed by the VP, Student Services):
Steve Christopher, Executive Director, Special Populations, 223-6273, schris@austincc.edu

Co-Chair (elected by the Committee): TBA

Membership

PositionNameAppointed byCampusPhoneEmail
Director, Special PopulationsSteve ChristopherPositionRVS3-6273schris@austincc.edu
Manager, Emergency, Health, Safety and InsuranceRobert RogersPositionSVC3-1015rrogers@austincc.edu
IRT StaffTravis IrbyPositionHYS3-1600travis.irby@austincc.edu
Representatives of Job Functions or College Offices
(1-year terms)
Dean of Student ServicesGeorge ReyesVP, Student ServicesHYS512.262.6524rey@austincc.edu
Campus ManagerLinda HaywoodEVP, College OperationsCYP3-2002lhaywood@austincc.edu
Disability Services SpecialistMelanie ParkinsonVP, Student ServicesCYP3-2102melanie.parkinson@austincc.edu
Counselor/AdvisorAnita Sheridan-NormannVP, Student ServicesRRC3-0037anita.sheridan-normann@austincc.edu
Continuing EducationAlex MatthewsExec. Dean, Cont. Ed.HBC3-7583amatthew@austincc.edu
FacilitiesDeborah FermatDirector, Facilities and  ConstructionSVC3-1128deborah.fermat@austincc.edu
Human ResourcesErica BreedloveVP, HRHBC3-7015ebreedlo@austincc.edu
Interpreter ServicesGinger BennettSupervisor Interpreter ServicesRVS3-6397virginia.bennett@austincc.edu
Student Life SupervisorKelly BrownVP, Student ServicesRGC3-3110kelly.wilson@austincc.edu
Learning Lab ManagerWill ZechDirector, SLSRRC3-0213wzech@austincc.edu
Testing Center SupervisorZuleyka IzquierdoDirector, SLSRGC3-3165zuleyka.izquierdo@austincc.edu
Campus PoliceLynn DixonChief, Campus PoliceSVC3-1222cdixon@austincc.edu
Faculty, Developmental CommunicationTBADepartment Chair, Developmental CommunicationTBATBATBA
Faculty, Developmental MathematicsTBADepartment Chair, MathematicsTBATBATBA
Faculty, Developmental ESL (for the deaf)TBADepartment Chair, ESLTBATBATBA
Faculty, LibraryIrena KlaicDean, Library ServicesRGC3-3066irena.klaic@austincc.edu
Representatives of ACC Constituencies
(1-year terms)
Full-Time Faculty SenatePatti SingletonAssociation Pres.RVS3-6262drpatti@austincc.edu
Adjunct Faculty AssociationTBAAssociation Pres.TBATBATBA
Association of Professional-Technical EmployeesTalisia McHughAssociation Pres.HLC3-7438tmchugh@austincc.edu
Classified Employees AssociationLeslie SaldanaAssociation Pres.PIN3-8124leslies@austincc.edu
Student Government AssociationKathleen BrownAssociation Pres.RGC3-3116email
Student Government AssociationTBAAssociation Pres.RGC3-3116TBA