Functions

  1. Reviews accessibility policies, practices and services to develop strategies and recommendations for districtwide 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.

Committee recommendations are forwarded to the Academic & Student Affairs Council and other appropriate councils and stakeholders.

Meeting Schedule and Frequency

Virtual meetings, 10 a.m. – noon
3rd Friday (generally)

FALL 2022SPRING 2023SUMMER 2023
September 9
October 14
November 11
February 10
March 3
April 14
June 9
July 14

Agendas and minutes (ACC Only)

Questions? Contact Lisa Lopez.

Membership

Chair (appointed by the Vice Chancellor, Student Affairs): Steve Christopher, Associate Vice Chancellor, Student Accessibility & Social Support Resources, schris@austincc.edu or 512-223-6273
Co-chair (elected by the Committee): Sean Loraas, Alternative Text, sloraas@austincc.edu

PositionNameAppointed byCampusPhoneEmail
AVC, Student Accessibility & Social Support ResourcesSteve ChristopherPositionRVS3-6273schris@austincc.edu
Executive Director, Regulatory AffairsMichael GarciaPositionHBC3-7020michael.garcia@austincc.edu
Director, Risk and Campus OperationsAdam GreenPositionHBC3-7832adam.green@austincc.edu
Dean, Continuing EducationHector AguilarPositionHBC3-7663haguilar@austincc.edu
IDS StaffMichelle EscudierPositionSAC3-9178michelle.escudier@austincc.edu
Alternative Text & Media StaffSean LoraasPositionEVC3-6034sloraas@austincc.edu
Representatives of Job Functions or College Offices
(1-year terms)
Dean of Student ServicesDr. Roman EscamillaVC, Student AffairsTBATBArescamil@austincc.edu
Campus ManagerTBAEVC, College Operations & Public AffairTBATBATBA
Disability Services SpecialistScott FizerVC, Student AffairsSAC3-9166TBA
Disability Services SpecialistMarc San MarcoVC, Student AffairsHLC3-7144marc.sanmarco@austincc.edu
Clinical CounselorDr. Manuel ZamarripaVC, Student AffairsRRC3-0037
manuel.zamarripa@austincc.edu
Continuing EducationMarela NouzovskaExec. Dean, Cont. Ed.NRG3-7588mnouzovs@austincc.edu
FacilitiesDeborah FermatDirector, Facilities and  ConstructionSVC3-1128deborah.fermat@austincc.edu
Building & GroundsTBATBATBATBATBA
Human ResourcesTBAVC, HRTBATBATBA
Interpreter ServicesGinger BennettSupervisor Interpreter ServicesRVS3-6397virginia.bennett@austincc.edu
Student LifeTamara YanesVC, Student AffairsRVS3-6264tamara.yanes@austincc.edu
Learning Lab ManagerWill ZechExecutive Director, Learning Support ServicesRRC3-0213wzech@austincc.edu
Testing Center SupervisorZuleyka IzquierdoDirector, Testing ServicesRGC3-3165zuleyka.izquierdo@austincc.edu
Campus PoliceLynn DixonChief, Campus PoliceSVC3-1222cdixon@austincc.edu
Faculty, Developmental CommunicationTBAFull-Time Faculty Association PresidentTBATBATBA
Faculty, Developmental MathematicsTBAAVC, Academic Transfer ProgramsTBATBATBA
Faculty, Developmental ESL (for the deaf)TBAAVC, Workforce EducationTBATBATBA
Faculty, LibraryJames LoomisDean, Library ServicesRVS3-6134james.loomis@austincc.edu
Representatives of ACC Constituencies
(1-year terms)
Full-Time Faculty SenateHeather SyrettAssociation Pres.RVS3-6707hsyrett@austincc.edu
Adjunct Faculty AssociationTBAAssociation Pres.TBATBATBA
Association of Professional-Technical EmployeesLatoya DixonAssociation Pres.TBATBAlatoya.dixon@austincc.edu
Classified Employees AssociationValori Riethmayer Association Pres.TBATBAvalori.riethmayer@austincc.edu
Student Government AssociationTBAAssociation Pres.N/AN/ATBA
Student Government AssociationTBAAssociation Pres.N/AN/ATBA