ADA Compliance Officer Advisory Committee

ADA Compliance Officer Advisory Committee

The ADA Compliance Officer Advisory Committee advise the Compliance Officer in all matters related to accessibility and universal design best practices, state and federal disability law compliance and accommodation for all campus constituencies and settings. The committee works together to creatively develop initiatives and projects and to solve issues to demonstrate the campus commitment to welcoming and accommodating students, staff, academic employees and visitors with disabilities. The ADA Compliance Officer Advisory Committee also assists the Compliance Officer in promoting activities, programs, and initiatives that enhance campus capacity to develop and maintain a commitment to and spirit of inclusivity for all, including constituents with disabilities.

ADA Compliance Officer

The ADA Compliance Officer promotes activities, programs, and initiatives that enhance campus capacity to develop and maintain a commitment and spirit of inclusivity for all, including constituents with disabilities. In addition, the ADA Compliance Officer ensures that the campus has appropriate procedures for accommodation, investigation/complaint, and other compliance processes in place, to ensure the proper handling of disability-related requests, concerns and complaints, and to direct ultimate removal of barriers inconsistent with the University’s obligations.

2016-2017 ADA Compliance Officer Advisory Committee Roster

Ashish Sahni, ADA Compliance Officer

Members

Ciel Benedetto, Assistant Director for EEO, Office for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Susan Fellows, Director Academic Employee Relations, Academic Personnel Office

Rick Gubash, Director Disability Resource Center (ADA Program Access Coordinator)

Richard Hughey, Vice Provost/Dean of Undergraduate Education

Sue Matthews, AVC-Colleges, Housing and Educational Services

Lorena Peñaloza, Chief Campus Counsel

Jim Phillips, Director Learning Technologies, ITS (IT Accessibility Coordinator)

Kelly Roberts, Disability Management Coordinator, Staff Human Resources

Lucy Rojas, Interim Dean of Students, Campus Life

Susan Willats, Assistant Director TAPS (ADA Facility Access Coordinator)

Shelby Young, Employee and Labor Relations Principal Analyst, Staff Human Resources